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s_hhs_2018a_2018-02-15t13:34:42z2 Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For SB18-132

SENATE COMMITTEE ON HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES
Date Feb 15, 2018      
Location SCR 357



SB18-132 - Amended, referred to Senate Appropriations


04:29:41 PM  

Senator Smallwood, bill sponsor, presented Senate Bill 18-132.  The bill requires the Commissioner of Insurance to pursue a federal waiver to allow all Coloradans to purchase catastrophic health plans through the state health insurance exchange. 

 

Amendment L.001 was distributed to the committee (Attachement F).

04:36:11 PM  

R.J. Ours, American Cancer Society, testified against the bill.

04:42:42 PM  

Peg Brown, Colorado Division of Insurance, responded to questions from the committee.

04:45:49 PM  
Kate Harris, Connect for Health Colorado, responded to questions from the committee.
04:46:43 PM  

Senator Smallwood made closing comments and discussed amendment L.001 (Attachment F).



04:48:32 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.001 (Attachment F).
Moved Smallwood
Seconded
Aguilar
Crowder
Kefalas
Martinez Humenik
Smallwood
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection


04:48:59 PM
Motion Refer Senate Bill 18-132, as amended, to the Committee on Appropriations.
Moved Smallwood
Seconded
Aguilar Yes
Crowder Yes
Kefalas Yes
Martinez Humenik Yes
Smallwood Yes
Final YES: 5   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS