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H_HI_2019A 03/05/2019 11:44:56 AM Committee Summary

PUBLIC
STAFF SUMMARY OF MEETING
HOUSE COMMITTEE ON HEALTH & INSURANCE
Date 03/05/2019
Attendance
Baisley X
Beckman X
Buckner X
Jackson X
Jaquez Lewis X
Mullica X
Soper X
Titone X
Will *
Caraveo X
Lontine X
X = Present, E = Excused, A = Absent, * = Present after roll call
Time 11:44:56 AM to 11:57:29 AM
Place HCR 0107
This Meeting was called to order by Representative Lontine
This Report was prepared by Anne Wallace
Hearing Items Action Taken
HB19-1065 Referred to the Committee of the Whole

HB19-1065 - Referred to the Committee of the Whole


11:45:16 AM  
Representative Soper, bill sponsor, presented
House Bill 19-1065 to the committee.  The bill allows more than four
of the seven trustees of a public hospital board to be residents of the
city or town in which the hospital is located.  The bill also clarifies
that a hospital board may acquire real and personal property by lease only
with the approval of the board of county commissioners with the exception
of hospital boards that have designated their public hospital as a TABOR-exempt
state enterprise.
11:48:41 AM  
Representative Soper responded to committee questions.
11:49:25 AM  
Joshua Ewing, Colorado Hospital Association, testified in support of the bill and distributed a handout (Attachment A). Mr. Ewing responded to committee questions.
11:55:41 AM  
Representative Soper gave closing remarks on the bill.


11:57:19 AM
Motion Refer House Bill 19-1065 to the Committee of the Whole.
Moved Soper
Seconded Buckner
Baisley Yes
Beckman Yes
Buckner Yes
Jackson Yes
Jaquez Lewis Yes
Mullica Yes
Soper Yes
Titone Yes
Will Yes
Caraveo Yes
Lontine Yes
Final YES: 11   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS


11:57:29 AM   The committee adjourned.






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