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h_phc_2018a_2018-04-10t13:38:32z6 Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For HB18-1288

HOUSE COMMITTEE ON PUBLIC HEALTH CARE & HUMAN SERVICES
Date Apr 10, 2018      
Location HCR 0107



HB18-1288 - Amended, referred to the Committee of the Whole


06:20:59 PM  
Representative Young, bill sponsor, presented House Bill 18-1288 to the committee. The bill requires single entry point agencies to serve individuals enrolled in certain Medicaid waivers through a conflict-free case management system.
06:27:33 PM  
Representative Singer proceeded with witness testimony on
the bill.
06:28:21 PM  
Allison Daley, Colorado Counties, Inc.,
testified in opposition to the bill.
06:33:50 PM  
Grant Jackson, Mesa County Human Services, testified in opposition to the bill.
06:36:53 PM  
Kelly Morrison, Larimer County, testified in opposition to the bill.
06:40:54 PM  
Mr. Jackson, Ms. Daley, and Ms. Morrison responded to committee questions.
06:56:35 PM  
Jeanette Hensley, Colorado Senior Lobby, testified in support of the bill.
06:59:46 PM  

Ruth Aponte, Disability Law Colorado, testified in support of the bill and distributed a handout [Attachment G].

07:02:42 PM  
Christiano Sosa, The Arc of Colorado, testified in support of the bill.
07:05:22 PM  
Gretchen Hammer, Department of Health Care Policy and Financing, testified in support of the bill.
07:10:17 PM  
Ms. Hammer, Ms. Hensley, and Mr. Sosa responded to committee questions.
07:29:46 PM  

Representative Young distributed and explained amendment L.001 and L.002 [Attachments H and I].

07:30:13 PM  

Dave DeNovellis, Department of Health Care Policy and Financing, came to the table to respond to questions regarding the amendments.

07:32:32 PM  
Committee discussion ensued regarding the amendments.


07:39:24 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.001 (Attachment H).
Moved Lontine
Seconded Danielson
Beckman No
Catlin Excused
Everett Excused
Ginal Yes
Hooton Yes
Landgraf Yes
Lontine Yes
Michaelson Jenet Excused
Pettersen Yes
Ransom Yes
Winkler Yes
Danielson Yes
Singer Yes
YES: 9   NO: 1   EXC: 3   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS


07:41:52 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.002 (Attachment I).
Moved Danielson
Seconded Lontine
Beckman No
Catlin Excused
Everett Excused
Ginal Yes
Hooton Yes
Landgraf Yes
Lontine Yes
Michaelson Jenet Excused
Pettersen Yes
Ransom No
Winkler Yes
Danielson Yes
Singer Yes
YES: 8   NO: 2   EXC: 3   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS
07:41:53 PM  
Representative Young gave concluding remarks on the bill.
07:42:15 PM  
Committee members commented on the bill.


07:52:34 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 18-1288, as amended, to the Committee of the Whole.
Moved Singer
Seconded Pettersen
Beckman No
Catlin Excused
Everett Excused
Ginal Yes
Hooton Yes
Landgraf No
Lontine Yes
Michaelson Jenet Excused
Pettersen Yes
Ransom No
Winkler No
Danielson Yes
Singer Yes
Final YES: 6   NO: 4   EXC: 3   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS