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SB19-146

Sunset Home Care Agencies

Concerning the continuation of the regulation by the department of public health and environment of entities that provide home care services, and, in connection therewith, implementing the recommendations contained in the 2018 sunset report by the department of regulatory agencies.
Session:
2019 Regular Session
Subject:
Health Care & Health Insurance
Bill Summary

Licensing of home care agencies and registration of home care placement agencies - continuation under sunset law. The act implements recommendations of the department of regulatory agencies in its sunset review and report on the licensing of home care agencies and the registration of home care placement agencies by the department of public health and environment (CDPHE) by:

  • Continuing these functions until September 1, 2028;
  • Requiring that money assessed and collected by CDPHE as civil fines against agencies is credited to the general fund rather than to the home care agency cash fund; and
  • Requiring the home care advisory committee to include representatives of home care placement agencies.
    (Note: This summary applies to this bill as enacted.)

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Bill Text

Pursuant to HJR20-1007, the Second Regular Session of the 72nd General Assembly is Temporarily Adjourned until 10:00 a.m., Monday, March 30, 2020. 

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Temporary Guidelines for Review and Comment Meetings

The legislature will meet in limited session on Monday, March 30th. The Capitol will be open for the duration of the session for those with essential business related to the session. The building will not be available for public tours. People without essential business are encouraged to access the session through the General Assembly website and Colorado Channel.  Anybody with essential business related to the session will be required to practice appropriate social distancing measures.