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h_phc_2018a_2018-05-08t13:50:23z1 Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For SB18-272

HOUSE COMMITTEE ON PUBLIC HEALTH CARE & HUMAN SERVICES
Date May 8, 2018      
Location HCR 0107



SB18-272 - Referred to House Appropriations


02:29:01 PM  

Representative McLachlan and Representative Carver, bill sponsors, presented Senate Bill 18-272 to the committee.  The bill codifies the existing Office of Suicide Prevention into law and creates the crisis and suicide prevention training grant program in the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) to provide assistance to public schools and school districts to annually provide comprehensive crisis and suicide prevention training for all teachers and staff.

02:31:36 PM  
Representatives McLachlan and Carver responded to committee questions
02:39:33 PM  

Representative Singer proceeded with witness testimony on the bill.

02:39:34 PM  

Susan Marine, Suicide Prevention Coalition Colorado, testified in support of the bill.  Ms. Marine reponded to committee questions.

02:49:23 PM  
Representative McLachlan responded to committee questions.
02:50:36 PM  
Representatives Carver and McLachlan gave concluding remarks on the bill.


02:52:29 PM
Motion Refer Senate Bill 18-272 to the Committee on Appropriations.
Moved Michaelson Jenet
Seconded Hooton
Beckman Yes
Catlin Yes
Everett No
Ginal Yes
Hooton Yes
Landgraf Yes
Lontine Yes
Michaelson Jenet Yes
Pettersen Yes
Ransom No
Winkler No
Danielson Yes
Singer Yes
Final YES: 10   NO: 3   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS