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9B307A109FED2C1F8725880F0064B1EA Hearing Summary


Date Mar 24, 2022      
Location HCR 0112

HB22-1298 - Referred to House Appropriations

12:19:55 PM  
Representative Mullica, prime sponsor, presented House Bill 22-1298. This bill requires the State Treasurer to transfer $11,720,278 from the General Fund to the Division of Professions and Occupations Cash Fund on July 1, 2022. The money transferred must be used to fund the costs of the State Board of Nursing to regulate nurses, nurse aides, and psychiatric technicians beginning with the FY 2022-23 fiscal year until fully expended. He responded to questions from the committee.
12:28:26 PM  
Clare Pramuk, representing Legislative Council Staff, joined the committee to respond to questions about the fiscal note.
12:30:41 PM  

Michael Nicoletti, representing the Department of Regulatory Agencies, testified in support of the bill and responded to questions from the committee.

12:37:16 PM  
Dr. Colleen Casper, representing the Colorado Nurses Association, testified in support of the bill.
12:39:24 PM  
Representative Mullica wrapped up his presentation of the bill and asked for a favorable recommendation. Members of the committee commented about their positions on the bill.

12:41:53 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 22-1298 to the Committee on Appropriations.
Moved Snyder
Seconded Tipper
Benavidez Yes
Daugherty Yes
Gray Excused
Kipp Yes
Luck No
Sandridge No
Soper No
Tipper Yes
Woog Yes
Snyder Yes
Bird Yes
Final YES: 7   NO: 3   EXC: 1   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS

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