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DB4931F9CFE0E7A48725894A00750A52 Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For SB23-018

SENATE COMMITTEE ON HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES
Date Feb 2, 2023      
Location SCR 357



SB23-018 - Referred to Senate Appropriations


02:18:28 PM  
Senator Fields, prime
sponsor,  presented Senate Bill 23-018 concerning requiring annual
funding of $250,000 for the Colorado 911 Resource Center, paid via a warrant
issued by the State Treasurer from the General Fund.
02:22:01 PM  
Dr. David Iverson,
representing the Task Force concerning people with Behavioral Health Disorders
in the Criminal and Juvenile Justice Systems, testified in support of the
bill.




Dr. Abigail  Tucker, representing themself, testified in support of
the bill.



Committee members asked the panel questions.

02:33:45 PM  
Mollie Steinemann,
representing Colorado Municipal League, testified in support of the bill.




Joseph Benkert, representing Boulder Regional Emergency Telephone Service
Authority, testified in support of the bill.



Committee members asked questions of the panel.
02:40:00 PM  
Mr. Jeff Irvin, representing
Jefferson County Emergency Communications Authority (JCECA), testified
in support of the bill.




Sheriff KC Hume, representing County Sheriffs of Colorado, testified in
support of the bill.




Ms. Connie Johnson, representing Colorado 911 Resource Center, testified
in support of the bill.



Committee members asked questions of the panel.
02:47:49 PM  
Mr. Daryl Branson, representing Colorado Public Utilities Commission, was available to answer committee questions.

Committee members asked questions of Mr. Branson.

03:04:06 PM  
Committee members provided closing remarks.


03:05:09 PM
Motion Refer Senate Bill 23-018 to the Committee on Appropriations.
Moved Fields
Seconded
Buckner Excused
Cutter Excused
Jaquez Lewis Yes
Mullica Yes
Rich Yes
Smallwood Yes
Will Yes
Ginal Yes
Fields Yes
Final YES: 7   NO: 0   EXC: 2   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS






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