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h_phc_2018a_2018-02-20t13:44:23z3 Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For HB18-1196

HOUSE COMMITTEE ON PUBLIC HEALTH CARE & HUMAN SERVICES
Date Feb 20, 2018      
Location HCR 0107



HB18-1196 - Amended, referred to the Committee of the Whole


05:20:46 PM  

Representative Exum, bill sponsor, presented House Bill 18-1196, to the committee.  The bill allows psychologists, social workers, professional counselors, or other qualified personnel deemed appropriate by the Department of Human Services to examine applicants and certify for the Aid to the Needy Disabled program.

05:23:44 PM  
Amendment L.004 was distributed to the
committee (Attachment C).
05:24:10 PM  
Representative Singer proceeded with witness
testimony on the bill. .
05:25:09 PM  
Allison Neswood, Colorado Center on Law
and Policy, testified in support of the bill.  Ms. Neswood responed
to committee questions.
05:25:55 PM  
Michelle McHenry-Edrington, Colorado Cross-Disability Coalition, testified in support of the bill.
05:32:07 PM  
Dr. Jennifer Perlman, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.
05:34:14 PM  
Janet Rose, Bayaud Enterprises, testified in support of the bill.
05:41:11 PM  

Katie Griego, Department of Human Services, testified in support of the bill.

05:46:16 PM  
Theresa Schiavone, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.
05:46:52 PM  
Aubrey Hasvold, Colorado Coalition for the Homeless, testified in support of the bill.
05:51:13 PM  
Jeanette Hensley, Colorado Senior Lobby, testified regarding the bill.
05:52:15 PM  
Ms. Neswood returned to the table to respond to committee questions.


05:57:35 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.004 (Attachment C).
Moved Pabon
Seconded Pettersen
Beckman
Catlin
Everett
Ginal
Hooton
Landgraf
McKean
Michaelson Jenet
Pabon
Pettersen
Ransom
Danielson
Singer
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection
05:57:36 PM  

Representative Exum gave concluding remarks on the bill.  Committee members commented on the bill.



06:00:00 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 18-1196, as amended, to the Committee of the Whole.
Moved Singer
Seconded Pabon
Beckman Yes
Catlin Yes
Everett No
Ginal Yes
Hooton Yes
Landgraf No
McKean Yes
Michaelson Jenet Yes
Pabon Yes
Pettersen Yes
Ransom No
Danielson Yes
Singer Yes
Final YES: 10   NO: 3   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS