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26E9AA622E477CCF872586CC007214D6 Hearing Summary


Date May 5, 2021      
Location SCR 357

SB21-243 - Referred to Senate Appropriations

02:46:13 PM  
Senator Moreno, prime
sponsor, presented Senate Bill 21-243, and responded to questions.

This bill makes an appropriation to the Colorado Department of Public Health
and Environment (CDPHE) for state and local public health administration
and support. The bill increases state and local expenditures in FY 2021-22,
FY 2022-23 and FY 2023-24.  

02:58:51 PM  
Discussion continued between committee members and Senator Moreno, prime sponsor.
03:03:11 PM  
 Director Jill
Hunsaker Ryan, CDPHE, testified in support of the bill and responded to
03:15:18 PM  
Scott Bookman, CDPHE,
responded to questions. Director Hunsaker Ryan also responded to questions.
03:25:09 PM  
Discussion continued.
03:35:10 PM  
Discussion continued.
03:45:28 PM  
Discussion continued.
03:54:27 PM  
John Douglas, Colorado Association of Local Public Health Officials, testified in support of the bill and responded to questions.
04:00:57 PM  
Mr. Tom Gonzales,
Colorado Association of Local Public Health Officials and Larimer County
Department of Health & Environment, testified in support of the bill
and responded to questions.
04:12:40 PM  
Commissioner Feliz
Lopez, Colorado Counties Inc., Las Animas County, testified in support
of the bill and respond to questions.
04:17:42 PM  
Senator Moreno provided closing remarks.

04:24:39 PM
Motion Refer Senate Bill 21-243 to the Committee on Appropriations.
Moved Ginal
Buckner Yes
Coram No
Jaquez Lewis Yes
Kirkmeyer No
Simpson No
Ginal Yes
Fields Yes
Final YES: 4   NO: 3   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS

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