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3012FB3D19E9BC5B872588170064C077 Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For HB22-1269

HOUSE COMMITTEE ON HEALTH & INSURANCE
Date Apr 1, 2022      
Location HCR 0112



HB22-1269 - Amended, referred to House Appropriations


12:20:30 PM  
The committee took a brief recess.
12:21:47 PM  

The committee came back to order.

12:22:09 PM  
Representative Lontine introduced House Bill 22-1269 regarding healthcare sharing plan reporting requirements.
12:23:36 PM  

Mr. Joe Anderson, representing self, testified in opposition to the bill. Mr. Stuart Lark, representing the Christian Care Ministry, testified in opposition to the bill. Mr. Joel Noble, representing Samaritan Ministries, Int, testified in opposition to the bill. Mr. Ryan Bradbury, representing self, testified in opposition to the bill. Members of the panel answered questions from the committee.

12:53:13 PM  
Lindsey Vigoda, representing
the Small Business Majority, testified in support of the bill.
12:54:00 PM  
Sara Froelich, representing the Chronic Care Collaborative, testified in support of the bill.
Stacey Gilbert, representing Denver Tech Insurance on Behalf of Good Business Colorado and The Colorado Health Initiative, testified in support of the bill.

Members of the panel answered questions from the committee.

01:10:27 PM  

Mr. Stephen Strawbridge, representing self, testified in opposition to the bill. Mrs. Katy Talento, representing the Alliance of Health Care Sharing Ministries, testified in opposition to the bill. Mr. Theodore Monsour, representing self, testified in opposition to the bill. Annette Budd, representing self, testified in opposition to the bill. Members of the panel answered questions from the committee.

01:32:42 PM  
Melissa O'Reilly, representing Sedera, testified in opposition to the bill.
Mr. David Fritzler, representing self, testified in opposition to the bill.
Mr. David Skarka, representing self, testified in opposition to the bill.
Ian Rutherford, representing self, testified in opposition to the bill.

Members of the panel answered questions from the committee.

01:51:56 PM  
Mr. Shane Duckworth, representing self, testified in opposition to the bill.
Lisa Hecker, representing self, testified in opposition to the bill.
Mr. Matthew Bellis, representing Liberty HealthShare, testified to amend the bill.
Kevin McBride, representing Impact Health, testified in opposition to the bill.
02:05:02 PM  

Ms. Bethany Pray, representing the Colorado Center on Law and Policy, testified in support of the bill. Ms. Isabel Cruz, representing the Colorado Consumer Health Initiative, testified in support of the bill. Peter Severson, representing the Lutheran Advocacy Ministry Colorado, testified in support of the bill. Salena Prinzmetal, representing the Colorado Consumer Health Initiative, testified in support of the bill. Members of the panel answered questions from the committee.

02:18:53 PM  
Dr. David Aronstein, representing self, testified in opposition to the bill.
02:34:09 PM  
Angelique Espinoza, representing Good Business Colorado, testified in support of the bill.
Theresa Brilli, representing self, testified in support of the bill.
02:39:53 PM  

Mr. Dana Bacon, representing the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, testified in support of the bill.

02:44:17 PM  

Debra Judy, representing the Division of Insurance in the Department of Regulatory Agencies, testified in support of the bill. Mr. Keith Hopkinson, representing Christian Healthcare Ministries, testified in support of the bill. Jessalyn Hampton, representing Connect for Health Colorado, testified in support of the bill. The panelists responded to questions from the committee. Written testimony was provided to the committee (Attachment F).

03:01:27 PM  

Representative Baisley explained amendment L.005 (Attachment G). Committee discussion ensued.



03:06:15 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.005 (Attachment G).
Moved Baisley
Seconded Neville
Baisley Yes
Geitner Yes
Kennedy No
McCormick No
Mullica Excused
Neville Yes
Sirota No
Titone No
Williams Yes
Ortiz No
Lontine No
YES: 4   NO: 6   EXC: 1   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  FAIL
03:06:17 PM  

Representative Baisley explained amendment L.006 (Attachment H). Committee discussion ensued.



03:14:56 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.006 (Attachment H).
Moved Baisley
Seconded Neville
Baisley Yes
Geitner Yes
Kennedy No
McCormick No
Mullica No
Neville Yes
Sirota No
Titone No
Williams Yes
Ortiz No
Lontine No
YES: 4   NO: 7   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  FAIL
03:14:59 PM  

Representative Baisley referenced amendments L.007 (Attachment I) and L.008 (Attachment J), but did not move those two amendments. He explained amendment L.009 (Attachment K). The committee recessed.

03:17:10 PM  
The committee came back to order.


03:19:26 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.009 (Attachment K).
Moved Baisley
Seconded Geitner
Baisley
Geitner
Kennedy
McCormick
Mullica
Neville
Sirota
Titone
Williams
Ortiz
Lontine
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Withdrawn
03:19:29 PM  

Representative Baisley explained amendment L.010 (Attachment L). Committee discussion ensued.



03:21:20 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.010 (Attachment L).
Moved Baisley
Seconded Williams
Baisley Yes
Geitner Yes
Kennedy No
McCormick No
Mullica No
Neville Yes
Sirota No
Titone No
Williams Yes
Ortiz No
Lontine No
YES: 4   NO: 7   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  FAIL
03:21:26 PM  

Representative Baisley explained amendment L.011 (Attachment M). Committee discussion ensued.



03:23:41 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.011 (Attachment M).
Moved Baisley
Seconded Neville
Baisley Yes
Geitner Yes
Kennedy No
McCormick No
Mullica No
Neville Yes
Sirota No
Titone No
Williams Yes
Ortiz No
Lontine No
YES: 4   NO: 7   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  FAIL
03:24:11 PM  

Representative Baisley explained amendment L.012 (Attachment N). Committee discussion ensued.



03:25:03 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.012 (Attachment N).
Moved Baisley
Seconded Neville
Baisley Yes
Geitner Yes
Kennedy No
McCormick No
Mullica No
Neville Yes
Sirota No
Titone No
Williams Yes
Ortiz No
Lontine No
YES: 4   NO: 7   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  FAIL
03:25:30 PM  

Representative Baisley explained amendment L.013 (Attachment O). Committee discussion ensued.



03:27:12 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.013 (Attachment O).
Moved Baisley
Seconded Neville
Baisley Yes
Geitner Yes
Kennedy No
McCormick No
Mullica No
Neville Yes
Sirota No
Titone No
Williams Yes
Ortiz No
Lontine No
YES: 4   NO: 7   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  FAIL
03:27:35 PM  

Representative Baisley explained amendment L.014 (Attachment P). Committee discussion ensued.



03:29:09 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.014 (Attachment P).
Moved Baisley
Seconded Neville
Baisley Yes
Geitner Yes
Kennedy No
McCormick No
Mullica No
Neville Yes
Sirota No
Titone No
Williams Yes
Ortiz No
Lontine No
YES: 4   NO: 7   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  FAIL
03:29:35 PM  

Representative Baisley explained amendment L.015 (Attachment Q). Committee discussion ensued.



03:30:36 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.015 (Attachment Q).
Moved Baisley
Seconded Geitner
Baisley Yes
Geitner Yes
Kennedy No
McCormick No
Mullica No
Neville Yes
Sirota No
Titone No
Williams Yes
Ortiz No
Lontine No
YES: 4   NO: 7   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  FAIL
03:31:06 PM  

Representative Baisley explained amendment L.0016 (Attachment R). Committee discussion ensued.



03:32:59 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.016 (Attachment R),
Moved Baisley
Seconded Neville
Baisley Yes
Geitner Yes
Kennedy No
McCormick No
Mullica No
Neville Yes
Sirota No
Titone No
Williams Yes
Ortiz No
Lontine No
YES: 4   NO: 7   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  FAIL
03:33:01 PM  

Representative Lontine explained amendments L.001 (Attachment S) and L.018 (Attachment T).



03:35:28 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.018 (Attachment T).
Moved Lontine
Seconded Kennedy
Baisley
Geitner
Kennedy
McCormick
Mullica
Neville
Sirota
Titone
Williams
Ortiz
Lontine
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection


03:35:59 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.001 (Attachment S), as amended.
Moved Lontine
Seconded Kennedy
Baisley
Geitner
Kennedy
McCormick
Mullica
Neville
Sirota
Titone
Williams
Ortiz
Lontine
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection
03:36:01 PM  

Representative Lontine explained amendment L.020 (Attachment U).



03:36:43 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.020 (Attachment U).
Moved Lontine
Seconded Kennedy
Baisley
Geitner
Kennedy
McCormick
Mullica
Neville
Sirota
Titone
Williams
Ortiz
Lontine
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection
03:36:45 PM  

Representative Lontine explained L.003 (Attachment V).



03:37:25 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.003 (Attachment V).
Moved Lontine
Seconded Kennedy
Baisley
Geitner
Kennedy
McCormick
Mullica
Neville
Sirota
Titone
Williams
Ortiz
Lontine
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection
03:37:28 PM  

Representative Lontine explained amendment L.004 (Attachment W).



03:38:17 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.004 (Attachment W).
Moved Lontine
Seconded Kennedy
Baisley
Geitner
Kennedy
McCormick
Mullica
Neville
Sirota
Titone
Williams
Ortiz
Lontine
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection
03:38:20 PM  

Representative Lontine explained amendment L.017 (Attachment X).



03:39:01 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.017 (Attachment X).
Moved Lontine
Seconded McCormick
Baisley
Geitner
Kennedy
McCormick
Mullica
Neville
Sirota
Titone
Williams
Ortiz
Lontine
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection
03:39:03 PM  

Representative Lontine explained amendment L.019 (Attachment Y).



03:39:38 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.019 (Attachment Y).
Moved Lontine
Seconded Kennedy
Baisley
Geitner
Kennedy
McCormick
Mullica
Neville
Sirota
Titone
Williams
Ortiz
Lontine
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection
03:39:41 PM  
Representative Lontine made concluding remarks about the bill. Committee members commented on the bill.


03:54:34 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 22-1269, as amended, to the Committee on Appropriations.
Moved Lontine
Seconded McCormick
Baisley No
Geitner No
Kennedy Yes
McCormick Yes
Mullica Yes
Neville No
Sirota Yes
Titone Yes
Williams No
Ortiz Yes
Lontine Yes
Final YES: 7   NO: 4   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS






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