Richard Martinez, representing the Colorado Psychiatric Society, testified on HB 22-1061 from an "amend" perspective.
Lauren Snyder, representing Mental Health Colorado, testified in support of the bill.
James Karbach, representing the Office of the State Public Defender, testified in support of the bill.
Jonathan Culwell, representing the National Alliance on Mental Illness-Colorado, testified in support of the bill.
Jagruti Shah, representing Department of Human Services, responded to questions regarding the costs for committing someone to one of the mental health institutes, and how the bill will impact costs. Aaron Carpenter, Legislative Council Staff, provided input on the fiscal impact of HB 22-1061.