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953FE9498515BB9C8725824100714568 Hearing Summary


Date Feb 27, 2018      
Location SCR 354

SB18-174 - Referred to the Committee of the Whole - Consent Calendar

01:37:14 PM  
Senator Gardner presented Senate Bill 18-174 to the committee. The bill updates definitions related to service providers of services for persons with developmental disabilities and clarifies the rules that must be followed in disputes concerning the civil liability of providers. The bill impacts state revenue and state and local government workload by a minimal amount on an ongoing basis.
01:40:17 PM  
Bonnie Silva and Dave DeNovellis, representing
the Department of Health Care Policy and Financing (HCPF), testified in
support of the bill.  Ms. Silva answered committee members' questions.
01:44:33 PM  
Ellen Jensby, representing Alliance, and Heidi Haines, representing The ARC of Colorado, testified in support of the bill.
01:53:36 PM  
Senator Gardner answered committee members' questions.
01:53:53 PM  
Leah Pogoniler, representing HCPF, answered
committee members' questions.

01:59:13 PM
Motion Refer Senate Bill 18-174 to the Committee of the Whole and with a recommendation that it be placed on the consent calendar.
Moved Gardner
Crowder Yes
Donovan Yes
Kefalas Yes
Gardner Yes
Martinez Humenik Yes
Final YES: 5   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS

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