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23DD6D153488390B872583E6007248F5 Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For SB19-219

HOUSE COMMITTEE ON HEALTH & INSURANCE
Date Apr 24, 2019      
Location HCR 0107



SB19-219 - Referred to House Appropriations


02:47:41 PM  

Representative Lontine recessed the committee.

02:48:52 PM  
Representative Gonzales-Gutierrez, bill sponsor, presented
Senate Bill 19-219 to the committee.  Under current law, the Colorado
Licensing of Controlled Substances Act in the Department of Human Services
(DHS) is scheduled to repeal on September 1, 2019.  This bill extends
the repeal date to September 1, 2026, and implements several recommendations
from the sunset report.  The bill sponsor responded to committee questions.
02:55:02 PM  

Cristen Bates, DHS, testified in support of the bill and responded to committee questions.

03:05:03 PM  

Representative Lontine recessed the committee.

03:07:21 PM  

Representative Lontine called the meeting back to order.

03:07:22 PM  
Representative Gonzales-Gutierrez gave closing remarks on
the bill.  Committee members commented on the bill.


03:09:47 PM
Motion Refer Senate Bill 19-219 to the Committee on Appropriations.
Moved Jackson
Seconded Caraveo
Baisley Yes
Beckman Yes
Buckner Yes
Jackson Yes
Jaquez Lewis Yes
Mullica Yes
Soper No
Titone Excused
Will No
Caraveo Yes
Lontine Yes
Final YES: 8   NO: 2   EXC: 1   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS






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