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FED0AC71E7D7B29F8725838400713E03 Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For HB19-1010

HOUSE COMMITTEE ON HEALTH & INSURANCE
Date Jan 16, 2019      
Location HCR 0107



HB19-1010 - Amended, referred to House Finance


01:36:55 PM  

Representative Lontine described a committee procedure memorandum that was distributed to committee members (Attachment A).

01:37:53 PM  

Representatives Landgraf and Mullica, bill sponsors, presented House Bill 19-1010 to the committee.  The bill creates a new facility license for freestanding emergency departments and requires such facilities to be licensed by the Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) by July 1, 2022.

01:42:56 PM  

Representatives Mullica and Landgraf responded to committee questions.  Ms. Reynolds returned to the table to respond to questions about the fiscal note.

01:51:49 PM  

Representative Lontine proceeded with witness testimony on the bill.

01:52:06 PM  
Carol Pace, AARP Colorado, testified in support of the bill.
01:56:24 PM  

Randy Kuykendall, CDPHE, testified in support of the bill.  Mr. Kuykendall responded to committee questions.

02:07:01 PM  

Andrea Stojsavljevic, Healthier Colorado, testified in support of the bill.

02:12:03 PM  

Joshua Ewing, Colorado Hospital Association, testified in support of the bill.  Mr. Ewing responded to committee questions.

02:15:36 PM  
Jeff Thompson, UC Health, testified in support of the bill.
02:20:30 PM  

Representative Mullica discussed amendment L.001 (Attachment B).



02:20:30 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.001 (Attachment B).
Moved Mullica
Seconded Lontine
Baisley
Beckman
Buckner
Catlin Excused
Jackson
Kipp
Mullica
Soper
Titone
Caraveo
Lontine
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 1   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection
02:21:13 PM  
Representative Landgraf and Mullica gave concluding remarks on the bill.
02:21:34 PM  
Committee members commented on the bill.


02:24:27 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 19-1010, as amended, to the Committee on Finance.
Moved Mullica
Seconded Jackson
Baisley Yes
Beckman Yes
Buckner Yes
Catlin Excused
Jackson Yes
Kipp Yes
Mullica Yes
Soper Yes
Titone Yes
Caraveo Yes
Lontine Yes
Final YES: 10   NO: 0   EXC: 1   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS






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