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s_hhs_2018a_2018-04-26t13:30:35z4 Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For HB18-1346

SENATE COMMITTEE ON HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES
Date Apr 26, 2018      
Location SCR 354



HB18-1346 - Amended, referred to the Committee of the Whole - Consent Calendar


02:18:36 PM  

Senators Kefalas and Smallwood, co-prime sponsors, presented House Bill 18-1346.  The bill requires the Colorado Commission on Criminal and Juvenile Justice to study institutional child abuse and expands the definition of institutional abuse to include abuse against youths who are between the age of 18 and 21 and are cared for in a facility.

02:21:50 PM  

Reggie Bicha, Executive Director, Department of Human Services, testified in support of the bill.

02:29:54 PM  
Mr. Bicha responded to questions.
02:30:50 PM  

Senators Kefalas and Smallwood discussed amendment L.006 [Attachment D].



02:35:45 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.006 [Attachment D].
Moved Crowder
Seconded
Aguilar Excused
Crowder
Kefalas
Martinez Humenik
Smallwood
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 1   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection


02:36:18 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 18-1346, as amended, to the Committee of the Whole and with a recommendation that it be placed on the consent calendar.
Moved Crowder
Seconded
Aguilar Excused
Crowder Yes
Kefalas Yes
Martinez Humenik Yes
Smallwood Yes
Final YES: 4   NO: 0   EXC: 1   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS