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J_JTC_2021A 02/12/2021 09:02:52 AM Committee Summary

PUBLIC
STAFF SUMMARY OF MEETING
JOINT COMMITTEE COMMITTEE ON JOINT TECHNOLOGY COMMITTEE
Date 02/12/2021
Attendance
Baisley X
Bernett X
Kolker X
Priola *
Titone X
Bridges X
Time 09:02:52 AM to 01:01:57 PM
Place SCR 357
This Meeting was called to order by Bridges
This Report was prepared by Andrea Denka
Hearing Items Action Taken
Call to Order Committee Discussion Only
FY 2021-22 IT Capital Budget Requests: Colorado Office of eHealth Innovation Committee Discussion Only
FY 2021-22 IT Capital Budget Requests: Colorado School of Mines Committee Discussion Only
Committee Prioritization of FY 2021-22 IT Capital Budget Requests Send a letter to the JBC recommending funding the JTC's funding priorities
Annual Report Presentation from the Statewide Internet Portal Authority Committee Discussion Only

Call to Order - Committee Discussion Only


09:03:11 AM  
Luisa Altmann, Legislative
Council Staff, introduced the hearing agenda.  All material's from
this meeting can be found here:
https://leg.colorado.gov/content/jjtc2021acommagenda



FY 2021-22 IT Capital Budget Requests: Colorado Office of eHealth Innovation - Committee Discussion Only


09:04:28 AM  
Lieutenant Governor
Dianne Primavera introduced the Office of Ehealth Innovation's (OeHI) FY
2021-22 IT capital budget request.  OeHI is requesting $1.08 million
in Capital Construction Funds (CCF) and $5.4 million in federal funds spending
authority to increase rural health providers' access to health information,
analytics, and technical support to improve the health and safety of rural
communities.



Kim Bimestefer, Executive Director of the Department of Healthcare Policy
and Financing, continued the presentation.
09:25:23 AM  
Carrie Paykoc, Director
of OeHI, continued the presentation.
09:34:42 AM  
Director Bimestefer
and Ms. Paykoc responded to questions from the committee about state responsibility,
health information exchanges, the return on investments expected for this
project, and expected cost savings,



FY 2021-22 IT Capital Budget Requests: Colorado School of Mines - Committee Discussion Only


09:55:10 AM  
The committee took
a brief recess
09:55:57 AM  
The committee came
back to order.
09:59:58 AM  
Dr. Monique Sendez,
Chief Information Officer at the Colorado School of Mines (Mines), introduced
Mine's FY 2021-22 IT capital budget request.  Mines is requesting
$.78 million in CCF and $.12 in CF to modernize the school's enterprise
resource planning and student information system.
10:13:24 AM  
 Ms. Sendez
responded to questions from the committee about federal CARES Act funds,
fees for students, collaboration with other school's requesting funds for
similar projects, and expected cost-savings,
10:28:49 AM  
Committee discussion
about collaboration by institutions of higher education ensued.
10:29:28 AM  
Committee took a brief recess.



Committee Prioritization of FY 2021-22 IT Capital Budget Requests - Send a letter to the JBC recommending funding the JTC's funding priorities


10:41:50 AM  
The committee came
back to order.  Committee discussion about prioritization ensued.


12:09:49 PM
Motion Send a letter to the JBC recommending funding the JTC's funding priorities
Moved Baisley
Seconded
Baisley Yes
Bernett Yes
Kolker Yes
Priola Yes
Titone Yes
Bridges Yes
Final YES: 6   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS



12:10:33 PM
Ms. Altmann discussed committee procedures and spending authority.



12:11:48 PM
Committee discussion
on institutes of higher education budget request prioritization ensued.



Annual Report Presentation from the Statewide Internet Portal Authority - Committee Discussion Only


12:14:57 PM  
Kara Finch, Legislative
Liaison of the Statewide Internet Portal Authority (SIPA), introduced SIPA's
annual report.



Ajay Bagal, Executive Director of SIPA, continued the presentation.
12:36:46 PM  
Jerrod Roth, Chief
Technology Officer of SIPA, continued the presentation with more information
on cybersecurity and SIPA grant programs.



12:56:54 PM  
Ms. Finch and Mr.
Roth responded to questions from the committee about future SIPA legislation
and SIPA's work with institutions of higher education in Colorado.


01:01:57 PM   The committee adjourned.