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5EE40E8D9C64A885872586A1007941A1 Hearing Summary


Date Mar 23, 2021      
Location HCR 0112

HB21-1146 - Referred to the Committee of the Whole

04:10:55 PM  

Representative Pico, bill sponsor, introduced HB21-1146. This bill repealed the requirement that a practitioner be licensed, certified, or registered as a mental health professional to perform auricular acudetox.  This bill makes a conforming amendment consistent with that bill.

04:10:56 PM  

Representative Valdez D., bill sponsor, gave opening comments on the bill.

04:10:56 PM  

Ms. Terri Hurst, representing Colorado Criminal Justice Reform Coalition, testified in support of the bill.

04:11:23 PM  
LaraLee Hullinghorst, representing Acupuncture Association of Colorado, testified in opposition to the bill.
04:11:38 PM  

Dr. Steve Shomo, representing Acupuncture Association of Colorado, testified in opposition to the bill.


04:12:06 PM  

Committee members asked questions of the pervious witnesses.


04:24:52 PM  
Kristen Forrestal,
Office of Legislative Legal Services, responded to questions from the committee.
04:25:19 PM  
Representative Pico and Representative Valdez D. gave final comments on the bill.
04:27:32 PM  
Committee members gave final comments on the bill.

04:32:28 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 21-1146 to the Committee of the Whole.
Moved Cutter
Seconded Larson
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 Excused
Final YES: 12   NO: 0   EXC: 1   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS

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