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39A7953C05A9E5A7872586A100740355 Hearing Summary


Date Mar 23, 2021      
Location HCR 0112

HB21-1151 - Referred to the Committee of the Whole

03:07:12 PM  
Representative McLachlan, bill sponsor, introduced HB21-1151. Currently, only county departments of human or social services and child placement agencies are allowed to certify foster homes. This bill allows federally recognized Indian tribes to certify their own foster homes.
03:10:03 PM  
Representative Catlin, bill sponsor, gave opening remarks on the bill.
03:12:43 PM  
Ms. Minna Castillo-Cohen, representing Colorado Department of Human Services, testified in support of the bill.
03:13:02 PM  
Ms. Korey Elger, representing Colorado Department of Human Services, testified in support of the bill.
03:14:46 PM  
Ashley Chase, representing Colorado Office of the Child's Representative, testified in support of the bill.
03:16:37 PM  
Committee members asked questions of the previous witnesses.
03:18:25 PM  
Ms. Kathryn Redhorse, representing Colorado Commission of Indian Affairs, testified in support of the bill.
03:18:56 PM  
Representative McLachlan and Representative Catlin gave final comments on the bill.

03:23:53 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 21-1151 to the Committee of the Whole.
Moved Sirota
Seconded Pelton
Bradfield Yes
Cutter Yes
Gonzales-Gutierrez Yes
Holtorf Yes
Jodeh Yes
Larson Yes
Ortiz Yes
Pelton Yes
Ricks Yes
Woog Yes
Young Yes
Sirota Yes
Michaelson Jenet Yes
Final YES: 13   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS

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