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E77289945CA8E799872583DE0074BD9E Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For SB19-227

SENATE COMMITTEE ON FINANCE
Date Apr 16, 2019      
Location SCR 357



SB19-227 - Referred to Senate Appropriations


03:15:09 PM  

Senator Gonzales, bill sponsor, introduced Senate Bill 19-227.  The bill implements various activities and prohibitions related to substance abuse.  Senator Gonzales responded to questions from the committee regarding the bill's fiscal impact, the source of cash funds, and staffing levels.  Senator Pettersen, bill sponsor, also responded.  Committee discussion ensued.

03:24:17 PM  

Erin Reynolds, Legislative Council Staff, responded to the question about staffing needs, as well as questions regarding program structure and the programs' administrative costs.

03:34:12 PM  

Mara Brosy-Wiwchar, Department of Public Health and Environment, gave clarification on the program's structure.

03:36:31 PM  

Senator Pettersen made comments on the bill.

03:38:01 PM  
Committee members made closing comments on the bill.


03:39:56 PM
Motion Refer Senate Bill 19-227 to the Committee on Appropriations.
Moved Gonzales
Seconded
Gonzales Yes
Lundeen No
Tate Yes
Todd Yes
Woodward Yes
Lee Yes
Court Yes
Final YES: 6   NO: 1   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS






The House and Senate are temporarily adjourned.  The building is closed to the public.

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