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2B5EC5359B98B5588725899F000F8BFE Hearing Summary


Date Apr 27, 2023      
Location SCR 357

HB23-1201 - Referred to Senate Appropriations

08:49:53 PM  
Senators Smallwood
and Mullica, co-prime bill sponsors, presented House Bill 23-1201 regarding
rx drug benefit contract term requirements. They answered questions from
the committee.
09:03:50 PM  
Executive Director
Kim Bimestefer, representing the Colorado Department of Health Care Policy
& Financing, testified in support of the bill. A packet of testimony
from the Department of Healthcare Policy and Financing was distributed
(Attachment H). Members of the committee asked the panel questions.
09:12:07 PM  
Ms. Anne Ladd, representing
the Peak Health Alliance, testified in support of the bill.

Dr  Lucas
Smith, representing RxPlus Pharmacies, testified in support of the bill.

Additional written
testimony may be found in Attachment I.
09:16:53 PM  
Senators Smallwood and Mullica, co-prime sponsors, gave closing remarks on House Bill 23-1201.

09:18:38 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 23-1201 to the Committee on Appropriations.
Moved Smallwood
Buckner Yes
Cutter Yes
Jaquez Lewis Yes
Mullica Yes
Rich Excused
Smallwood Yes
Will Yes
Ginal Yes
Fields Yes
Final YES: 8   NO: 0   EXC: 1   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS

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