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399FDE9750EB9D3D87258823006B8498 Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For HB22-1157

SENATE COMMITTEE ON HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES
Date Apr 13, 2022      
Location SCR 357



HB22-1157 - Referred to Senate Appropriations


01:34:26 PM  
Senator Jaquez Lewis, prime sponsor, presented House Bill 22-1157, which requires the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) to collect voluntarily provided public health information concerning race, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation, and gender identity (demographic elements), as allowed under applicable state and federal data privacy laws, rules, regulations, and federal contracts. The CDPHE must establish a process for the collection and use of this data, as well as provide technical assistance to reporting entities.

Committee members asked questions of the sponsor.

01:41:25 PM  
Mardi Moore, representing Out Boulder County, testified in support of the bill.

Committee members made comments and asked questions of the witness.

02:01:37 PM  
Dr. Christopher Urbina,
representing self, testified in support of the bill.



Diana Herrero, representing Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment,
testified in support of the bill.



Dr. Michael Neil, representing the Colorado Cross-Disability Coalition,
testified in support of the bill.



Committee members made comments and asked questions to the panel.





Additional written testimony was submitted to the committee (Attachment
A).


02:23:50 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 22-1157 to the Committee on Appropriations.
Moved Jaquez Lewis
Seconded
Buckner Yes
Jaquez Lewis Yes
Kirkmeyer No
Simpson No
Smallwood Excused
Ginal Yes
Fields Yes
Final YES: 4   NO: 2   EXC: 1   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS






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