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68D48A036839A0C6872586E3007DD3AE Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For SB21-169

HOUSE COMMITTEE ON HEALTH & INSURANCE
Date May 28, 2021      
Location HCR 0112



SB21-169 - Amended, referred to the Committee of the Whole


04:54:24 PM  
Representative Ricks and Majority Leader Esgar introduced Senate Bill 21-169, Restrict Insurers' Use of External Consumer Data.

Amendment L.022, a strike-below, was provided to the committee (Attachment A).

05:12:11 PM  
The bill sponsors responded to questions from the committee.
05:15:03 PM  
The committee took a brief recess.
05:15:13 PM  
The committee reconvened.
05:15:45 PM  
The bill sponsors continued to respond to questions from the committee.
05:18:26 PM  
Bethany Pray, representing Colorado Center on Law and Policy, testified in support of the bill.
05:21:56 PM  
Samantha Espinoza, representing the Colorado Children's Campaign, testified in support of the bill.
05:24:32 PM  
The witnesses responded to questions from the committee.
05:32:09 PM  
Kelly Campbell, representing the American Property Casualty Insurance Association, testified in opposition to the bill.
05:35:31 PM  
Ted Trimpa, representing the National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies, testified in opposition to the bill.
05:37:59 PM  
Carole Walker, representing the Rocky Mountain Insurance Association, testified in opposition to the bill.
05:40:39 PM  
The witnesses responded to questions from the committee.
05:52:08 PM  
Theresa Wrangham, representing herself, testified in support of the proposed amendment.
05:55:25 PM  
Els Kreger, representing herself, testified in opposition to the bill.
05:57:04 PM  
Karlee Tebbutt, representing the Colorado Association of Health Plans, testified on the bill from an amend position.
05:59:31 PM  
John Barela, representing himself, testified on the bill from an amend position.
06:00:42 PM  
Brent Jones, representing the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors, testified on the bill from an amend position.
06:02:32 PM  
The witnesses responded to questions from the committee.
06:09:42 PM  
Michael DeLong, representing the Consumer Federation of America, testified in support of the bill.
06:13:06 PM  
Charles Bell, representing Consumer Reports, testified in support of the bill.
06:15:53 PM  
Michael Conway, representing the Colorado Division of Insurance as the Commissioner of Insurance, testified in support of the bill. Commissioner Conway responded to questions from the committee.
06:39:27 PM  
Additional written
testimony that was submitted to the committee for consideration is provided
as Attachment B.
06:39:48 PM  
The bill sponsors and committee members discussed the potential amendment.


06:45:02 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.022
Moved Ortiz
Seconded Kennedy
Hanks No
Kennedy Yes
McCormick Yes
Mullica Yes
Ortiz Yes
Ransom No
Soper No
Titone Yes
Valdez A. Yes
Van Beber No
Woog No
Caraveo Yes
Lontine Yes
YES: 8   NO: 5   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS
06:45:03 PM  
The bill sponsors and committee members made closing remarks on the bill.


06:49:53 PM
Motion Refer Senate Bill 21-169, as amended, to the Committee of the Whole.
Moved Valdez A.
Seconded Ortiz
Hanks No
Kennedy Yes
McCormick Yes
Mullica Yes
Ortiz Yes
Ransom No
Soper No
Titone Yes
Valdez A. Yes
Van Beber No
Woog No
Caraveo Yes
Lontine Yes
Final YES: 8   NO: 5   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS






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