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83165055990D0B088725839E0074AD78 Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For SB19-110

SENATE COMMITTEE ON STATE, VETERANS, & MILITARY AFFAIRS
Date Feb 11, 2019      
Location SCR 357



SB19-110 - Postponed Indefinitely


02:14:29 PM  

Senator Crowder, sponsor, presented Senate Bill 19-110 to the committee. The bill authorizes the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) to create subcategories of ambulatory surgical centers in order to license facilities conducting office-based surgeries and medical procedures. Committee members received two handouts (Attachments C and D). Senator Crowder responded to committee member questions.

02:19:53 PM  

Susan Hutt, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

02:26:30 PM  

Gary Cornelius, representing himself, testified in support of the bill.

02:33:50 PM  

Ms. Hutt and Mr. Cornelius responded to committee member questions.

02:36:34 PM  

Dr. Michael Urban, representing Insight Surgery Centers, testified against the bill.

02:40:35 PM  

Stan Anderson, representing Insight Surgery Centers, testified against the bill.

02:44:23 PM  

Dr. Urban and Mr. Anderson responded to committee member questions.

02:56:40 PM  

Chris Skagen, representing the Colorado Ambulatory Surgical Centers Association (CASCA), testified against the bill and responded to committee member questions.

03:05:39 PM  
Dr. John Millard, representing Millard Plastic Surgery, testified against the bill.
03:09:08 PM  

Dr. Brian Willoughby, representing himself, testified against the bill.

03:15:28 PM  

Jason Kerkove, representing CASCA, testified against the bill.

03:18:52 PM  

Mr. Kerkove and Dr. Willoughby responded to committee member questions.

03:19:23 PM  

Dr. Edmund Steigman, representing the Colorado Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, testified against the bill.

03:20:25 PM  

Randy Kuykendall, representing CDPHE, testified on the bill and responded to committee member questions.

03:42:22 PM  

Gary Hutt, representing himself, testified in support of the bill.

03:45:26 PM  

Senator Crowder presented amendment L.001 (Attachment E).

03:46:59 PM  

Max Nardo, Legislative Council Staff, responded to committee questions about the bill's fiscal note and the impact of the amendment.



03:48:21 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.001 (Attachment E).
Moved Sonnenberg
Seconded
Fields
Marble
Sonnenberg
Court
Foote
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection
03:48:22 PM  

Senator Crowder wrapped up his presentation of the bill.

03:52:37 PM  

Committee members commented on the bill.



03:52:56 PM
Motion Refer Senate Bill 19-110, as amended, to the Committee on Appropriations.
Moved Sonnenberg
Seconded
Fields No
Marble No
Sonnenberg Yes
Court No
Foote No
YES: 1   NO: 4   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  FAIL


03:53:08 PM
Motion Postpone Senate Bill 19-110 indefinitely using a reversal of the previous roll call. There was no objection to the use of the reverse roll call, therefore, the bill was postponed indefinitely.
Moved Court
Seconded
Fields Yes
Marble Yes
Sonnenberg No
Court Yes
Foote Yes
Final YES: 4   NO: 1   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS






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