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5AF6F44E419780EC872585850066C367 Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For HB20-1297

SENATE COMMITTEE ON STATE, VETERANS, & MILITARY AFFAIRS
Date Jun 12, 2020      
Location Old Supreme Court Chamber



HB20-1297 - Referred to the Committee of the Whole - Consent Calendar


12:42:33 PM  

Senator Lundeen explained House Bill 20-1297, concerning clarifying that personal immunization exemptions cannot be used as the sole basis for child abuse or neglect for hte purposes of Colorado's children code. 

Dustin Frontin, representing himself, testified in support of the bill. He discussed his experience as a foster parent.

12:48:49 PM  

Carolyn Martin, representing the Christian Home Educators of Colorado, testified in support of the bill.

Laurel Ann Flahive, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

12:52:32 PM  

Theresa Wrangham, representing National Vaccine Information Center, testified in support of the bill.

12:54:35 PM  

Else Creeder, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

Cynthia Whittenson, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

01:01:41 PM  

Senator Lundeen explained Amendment L. 010 (Attachment A) concerning medical autonomy.

Discussion ensued about the amendment and if it fits under the bill title.  The proponents argued the urgency of it.  The chair ruled that the amendment does not fit under the title. 

 

 



01:10:40 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.010 (Attachment A).
Moved Sonnenberg
Seconded
Marble
Rodriguez
Sonnenberg
Fields
Foote
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  FAIL
01:10:43 PM  

Senator Lundeen made closing remarks about the bill. 

 

 



01:12:29 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 20-1297 to the Committee of the Whole and with a recommendation that it be placed on the consent calendar.
Moved Sonnenberg
Seconded
Marble Yes
Rodriguez Yes
Sonnenberg Yes
Fields Yes
Foote Yes
Final YES: 5   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS






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