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62E3AC7790F282F787258995007481DB Hearing Summary


Date Apr 18, 2023      
Location HCR 0107

SB23-031 - Referred to House Appropriations

03:12:36 PM  
The committee recessed.
03:12:44 PM  
The committee came back to order.
03:14:48 PM  
Representative Lindsay and Representative Titone, co-prime bill sponsors, presented Senate Bill 23-031, concerning improving older Coloradans' access to trained geriatric specialist health-care providers. The bill creates the Colorado Multidisciplinary Health Care Provider Access Training Program at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus to provide clinical training opportunities in geriatric medicine for graduate students.
03:18:22 PM  
Christina Johnson,
representing the Colorado Center for Aging, testified in support of the

Jodi Waterhouse,
representing the Colorado University Anschutz Multidisciplinary Center
on Aging, testified in support of the bill.  

Corky Kyle, representing
the Colorado Coalition of Podiatric Reform, testified to amend the bill.

Matthew Server,
representing the Colorado Catholic Conference, testified in support of
the bill.  

Coral Cosway,
representing the Alzheimer's Association of Colorado, testified in support
of the bill.  

The panelists
responded to questions from the committee.

Written testimony
was provided to the committee (Attachment E).
03:33:10 PM  
Representative Lindsay and Representative Titone made concluding remarks about the bill. Committee members commented on the bill.

03:36:53 PM
Motion Refer Senate Bill 23-031 to the Committee on Appropriations.
Moved Young
Seconded Holtorf
Amabile Yes
Bradfield Yes
Bradley Yes
Brown Yes
English Yes
Gonzales-Gutierrez Yes
Hamrick Yes
Holtorf Yes
Story Yes
Young Yes
Michaelson Jenet Yes
Final YES: 11   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS

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