Dr. Powell and Mr.
McClurk responded to questions from the committee about how many people
would benefit from this proposal, what platform this proposal could be
built on, CDHS funding for IT projects, how households can unlock both
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits and LEAP benefits,
how individuals can apply for both SNAP and LEAP benefits at the same time,
broadband assistance programs, working with the Colorado Department of
Health Care Policy and Financing, and how states pull money from the federal
government for SNAP.
Kate Sneed, legislative liaison at the Governor's Office of Information
Technology (OIT), responded to questions from the committee about data
sharing and security measures.