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676170BB2ABBB4D8872586B5006FB3DE Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For HB21-1169

SENATE COMMITTEE ON HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES
Date Apr 12, 2021      
Location SCR 357



HB21-1169 - Referred to the Committee of the Whole


02:20:08 PM  
Senators Pettersen
and Danielson, co-prime sponsors, presented House Bill 21-1169 and responded
to questions. The bill prohibits health care providers and health facilities
from limiting access to an organ transplant based solely on an individual’s
disability.
02:25:40 PM  
Karissa McCoy, representing
herself, testified in support of the bill.
02:28:51 PM  
Dr. Michael Neil,
Colorado Cross-Disability Coalition, was available to answer committee
questions.
02:32:08 PM  
Mrs. Kayla Daggett,
representing herself, testified in support of the bill.




Additional testimony
may be found at Attachment D.
02:37:48 PM  
Senator Danielson
provided closing remarks.


02:39:29 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 21-1169 to the Committee of the Whole.
Moved Ginal
Seconded
Buckner Yes
Jaquez Lewis Yes
Kirkmeyer Yes
Simpson Yes
Smallwood Yes
Ginal Yes
Fields Yes
Final YES: 7   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS






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