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C07C77FF0BD90F408725883200773F38 Hearing Summary


Date Apr 28, 2022      
Location Old Supreme Court

HB22-1284 - Referred to Senate Appropriations

03:42:36 PM  
Senator Gardner and Senator Petterson, co-prime bill sponsors, presented House Bill 22-1284, which aligns current state surprise billing laws with the federal No Surprises Act and creates a deceptive trade practice.
03:55:05 PM  
Commissioner of Insurance Michael Conway, representing the Division of Insurance, testified in support of the bill.

Committee members asked questions of Commissioner Conway.

03:59:46 PM  
Adam Fox, representing the Colorado Consumer Health Initiative, testified in support of the bill.

Mr. Stuart Jenkins, representing Healthier Colorado, testified in support of the bill.

Mrs. Amanda Massey, representing the Colorado Association of Health Plans, testified in support of the bill.

Karlee Tebbutt, representing the American Health Insurance Plan, testified in support of the bill.

04:08:33 PM  
Danielle DuChateau,
representing self, testified in support of the bill.

Additional written testimony was submitted to the committee (Attachment
04:12:32 PM  
Senator Gardner provided closing remarks.

04:13:08 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 22-1284 to the Committee on Appropriations.
Moved Ginal
Jaquez Lewis Yes
Kirkmeyer Yes
Moreno Yes
Simpson Yes
Smallwood Yes
Ginal Yes
Fields Yes
Final YES: 7   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS

The effective date for bills enacted without a safety clause is August 7, 2024, if the General Assembly adjourns sine die on May 8, 2024, unless otherwise specified. Details