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15DD35DCE89437FE8725883700047C47 Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For HB22-1399

SENATE COMMITTEE ON HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES
Date May 2, 2022      
Location SCR 357



HB22-1399 - Referred to the Committee of the Whole


06:49:03 PM  
Senator Ginal, prime bill sponsor, presented House Bill 22-1399, which creates a deceptive trade practice under the Colorado Consumer Code if a person uses the title of music therapist without an active music therapist board-certified credential administered by the Certification Board for Music Therapists.
06:52:52 PM  
Dr. Kimberly Sena
Moore, representing the Certification Board for Music Therapists, testified
in support of the bill.



Sharon Palone, representing self, testified in support of the bill.



Ms. Amanda Brigham, representing the Colorado Music Therapy State Task
Force, testified in support of the bill.



Dr. Andrew Knight, representing Colorado State University, testified in
support of the bill.



Mrs. Amy Wilson, representing the Colorado Music Therapy State Task Force,
testified in support of the bill.



Committee members made comments to the panel.





Additional written testimony was submitted to the committee (Attachment
B).


07:08:39 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 22-1399 to the Committee of the Whole.
Moved Ginal
Seconded
Buckner Yes
Jaquez Lewis Yes
Kirkmeyer Yes
Simpson Excused
Smallwood No
Ginal Yes
Fields Yes
Final YES: 5   NO: 1   EXC: 1   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS






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