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37296924F2645F08872587F8005C0858 Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For HB22-1247

HOUSE COMMITTEE ON PUBLIC & BEHAVIORAL HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES
Date Mar 1, 2022      
Location HCR 0112



HB22-1247 - Amended, referred to House Appropriations


09:45:20 AM  
Representative McCluskie and Representative Herod, co-prime bill sponsors, presented House Bill 12-1247, concerning requirements for additional supplemental payments for nursing facility providers. The bill appropriates funding to enhance Medicaid payments to nursing facilities to support short-term solvency. Representative McCluskie distributed a handout to the committee (Attachment A).
09:51:02 AM  
Representative McCluskie and Representative Herod responded to questions from the committee.
09:56:49 AM  

Jeani Frickey Saito, representing SCL Health, testified to amend the bill.

Bonnie Silva, representing Colorado Department of Health Care Policy and Financing, testified in support of the bill.

The panelists responded to questions from the committee.

10:12:15 AM  

Doug Farmer, representing the Colorado Health Care Association, testified in support of the bill.

Deborah Lively, representing Leading Age Colorado, testified in support of the bill.

The panelists responded to questions from the committee.

10:22:21 AM  
Representative McCluskie discussed amendment L.001 (Attachment B).


10:24:19 AM
Motion Adopt amendment L.001 (Attachment B).
Moved Sirota
Seconded Jodeh
Amabile
Bradfield
Cutter
Gonzales-Gutierrez
Hanks
Holtorf Excused
Jodeh
Pelton
Ricks
Williams
Young
Sirota
Michaelson Jenet
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 1   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection
10:24:54 AM  
Representative Herod and Representative McCluskie provided concluding remarks on the bill.


10:28:38 AM
Motion Refer House Bill 22-1247, as amended, to the Committee on Appropriations.
Moved Sirota
Seconded Cutter
Amabile Yes
Bradfield Yes
Cutter Yes
Gonzales-Gutierrez Yes
Hanks No
Holtorf Yes
Jodeh Yes
Pelton Yes
Ricks Yes
Williams Yes
Young Yes
Sirota Yes
Michaelson Jenet Yes
Final YES: 12   NO: 1   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS






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