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163E3BE8908B8330872583B700721559 Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For HB19-1193

HOUSE COMMITTEE ON PUBLIC HEALTH CARE & HUMAN SERVICES
Date Mar 8, 2019      
Location HCR 0107



HB19-1193 - Referred to House Appropriations


01:46:08 PM  

Representative Herod and Representative Pelton, bill sponsors, presented House Bill 19-1193 to the committee.  The bill increases access to substance use disorder treatment and support for pregnant women and new mothers.  The bill creates the Child Care Services and Substance Use Disorder Treatment Pilot Program in the Department of Human Services (DHS) to provide child care services to children of women engaged in substance use disorder treatment.

01:58:48 PM  
Representative Singer proceeded with witness testimony on the bill.
01:59:18 PM  
Nancy VanDeMark, Mental Health Colorado, testified in support of the bill.
02:03:40 PM  
Jade Woodard, Illuminate Colorado, testified in support of the bill.
02:07:13 PM  
Daniel Darting, Signal Behavioral Health Network, testified in support of the bill.
02:14:13 PM  
The witness panel responded to committee questions.
02:17:15 PM  
Byron Pelton, Logan County Commissioner, testified in support of the bill and distributed a handout (Attachment F).
02:21:25 PM  
Bethany Pray, Colorado Center on Law and Policy, testified in support of the bill.
02:24:27 PM  
Heather Thompson, Elephant Circle, testified in support of the bill.
02:28:05 PM  
Amanda Bent, Drug Policy Alliance, testified in support of the bill.
02:30:48 PM  
Dr. Carol Wallman, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.
02:35:44 PM  
Michelle Deuto, Lutheran Medical Center, testified in support of the bill.
02:38:59 PM  
Megan Lyda, Colorado Perinatal Care Quality Collaborative, testified in support of the bill.
02:43:44 PM  
The witness panel responded to committee questions.
02:44:00 PM  
Representatives Herod and Pelton gave closing remarks on the bill.
02:51:19 PM  
Committee members commented on the bill.


02:57:26 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 19-1193 to the Committee on Appropriations.
Moved Pelton
Seconded Larson
Caraveo Yes
Cutter Yes
Gonzales-Gutierrez Yes
Kipp Yes
Landgraf Excused
Larson Yes
Liston Excused
Mullica Yes
Pelton Yes
Michaelson Jenet Yes
Singer Yes
Final YES: 9   NO: 0   EXC: 2   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS






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