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h_phc_2018a_2018-05-01t14:07:27z1 Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For SB18-201

HOUSE COMMITTEE ON PUBLIC HEALTH CARE & HUMAN SERVICES
Date May 1, 2018      
Location HCR 0107



SB18-201 - Postponed Indefinitely


02:23:38 PM  

Representative Covarrubias, bill sponsor, presented Senate Bill 18-201 to the committee.  The bill expands the length of time that religious organizations can provide on-site child care and remain exempt from child care licensing.    

02:26:04 PM  

Representative Covarrubias responded to committee questions on the bill.

02:26:28 PM  

Representative Danielson proceeded with witness testimony on the bill.

02:30:01 PM  
Mary Anne Snyder, Colorado Department of Human Services, testified in opposition to the bill.
02:31:10 PM  
Evie Hudak, Colorado Parent Teacher Association, testified in opposition to the bill.
02:33:49 PM  
Christina Walker, Clayton Early Learning, testified in opposition to the bill.
02:34:49 PM  
Bill Jaeger, Colorado Children's Campaign, testified in opposition to the bill.
02:38:09 PM  

Diane Price, Early Connections Learning Centers, testified in opposition to the bill.  Ms. Price responded to committee questions.

02:41:08 PM  
Rigo Mendez read the testimony of Gabe Valle and Bishop Porter in support of the bill.
02:47:20 PM  

Rachel Swally, Church for All Nations, testified in support of the bill.

02:49:51 PM  

Joshua Lehman, Elmwood Baptist Church, testified in support of the bill.

02:52:05 PM  
Pedro Gonzalez, representing himself, testified in support of the bill with the assistance of an interpreter.
02:54:51 PM  

Mr. Lehman and Ms. Swally responded to committee questions.

03:01:39 PM  
Jessica Ross, Colorado Family Action, testified in support of the bill.
03:02:35 PM  

Lori Rase, Highline Community Church, testified in support of the bill.  

03:06:06 PM  

Sheila Robinson, Centennial Church, testified in support of the bill.

03:08:27 PM  
Chris Robinson, Crossroads Church, testified in support of the bill.
03:11:20 PM  

Mr. Robinson, Ms. Robinson, and Ms. Rase responded to committee questions.

03:16:17 PM  
Emperatriz Lugo, representing herself, testified in support of the bill with the assistance of an interpreter.
03:21:18 PM  
Representative Covarrubias gave concluding remarks on the bill.
03:23:45 PM  
Committee members commented on the bill.


03:29:26 PM
Motion Refer Senate Bill 18-201 to the Committee of the Whole.
Moved Ransom
Seconded Beckman
Beckman Yes
Catlin Yes
Everett Excused
Ginal No
Hooton No
Landgraf Yes
Lontine No
Ransom Yes
Rosenthal No
Winkler Yes
Young No
Michaelson Jenet No
Danielson No
YES: 5   NO: 7   EXC: 1   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  FAIL


03:30:13 PM
Motion Postpone Senate Bill 18-201 indefinitely.
Moved Danielson
Seconded Ginal
Beckman Yes
Catlin No
Everett Excused
Ginal Yes
Hooton Yes
Landgraf No
Lontine Yes
Ransom No
Rosenthal Yes
Winkler No
Young Yes
Michaelson Jenet Yes
Danielson Yes
Final YES: 8   NO: 4   EXC: 1   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS