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s_sa_2018a_2018-04-25t13:35:05z8 Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For HB18-1136

SENATE COMMITTEE ON STATE, VETERANS, & MILITARY AFFAIRS
Date Apr 25, 2018      
Location SCR 357



HB18-1136 - Amended, referred to Senate Appropriations


06:04:52 PM  
Senator Jahn and Senator Priola, co-prime sponsors, presented House Bill 18-1136 to the committee. The bill adds inpatient and residential substance use treatment as a Medicaid benefit.

Committee members received a fact sheet on the bill [Attachment L].

06:08:33 PM  
Senators Priola and Jahn responded to committee member questions.
06:10:53 PM  
Andrew Schaeffer, representing himself, testified in support of the bill.
06:13:15 PM  
Jennifer Higgins, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.
06:17:11 PM  
Gina Olberding, representing the Colorado Consortium for Prescription Drug Abuse Prevention, testified in support of the bill.
06:18:54 PM  
Cheryl Wilson, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.
06:20:40 PM  
Dr. Stephanie Stewart, representing the Colorado Psychiatric Society, testified in support of the bill.
06:21:32 PM  
Senator Priola presented amendment L.009 [Attachment M].


06:22:17 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.009 [Attachment M].
Moved Court
Seconded
Court
Fenberg
Hill
Sonnenberg
Marble
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection
06:22:18 PM  
Senators Jahn and Priola wrapped up their presentation of the bill.


06:23:59 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 18-1136, as amended, to the Committee on Appropriations.
Moved Court
Seconded
Court Yes
Fenberg Yes
Hill Excused
Sonnenberg Yes
Marble Excused
Final YES: 3   NO: 0   EXC: 2   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS