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74641A1ED35594FD872586DA0075CBC1 Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For HB21-1232

SENATE COMMITTEE ON HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES
Date May 19, 2021      
Location SCR 357



HB21-1232 - Amended, referred to Senate Appropriations


03:26:40 PM  
The Senate Health
and Human Services Committee held a public hearing for Senate Bill 21-1232
on May 17, 2021, in the Old Supreme Court Chambers. During the meeting,
public testimony was heard and the committee members discussed the bill.
 


Senator Fields
then laid the bill over for action only until May 19, 2021.



Senator Donovan,
prime sponsor, responded to questions about the bill.  The bill directs
the Commissioner of Insurance to develop a standardized health insurance
plan that private health insurance carriers must offer; sets targets for
premium rate reductions under the plan; and creates a process by which
providers may be required to accept rates established by state regulators.
It increases state expenditures and creates a General Fund diversion on
an ongoing basis.
03:43:11 PM  
Discussion continued.
04:02:25 PM  
Discussion continued,
04:15:00 PM  
Discussion continued about the Section 6 of the reengrossed bill.
04:30:50 PM  
Senator Donovan presented
amendments L.119 (Attachment B) and L.132 (Attachment C).



04:32:49 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.119 (Attachment B).
Moved Ginal
Seconded
Buckner
Jaquez Lewis
Kirkmeyer
Simpson
Smallwood
Ginal
Fields
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection


04:34:21 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.132 (Attachment C).
Moved Ginal
Seconded
Buckner
Jaquez Lewis
Kirkmeyer
Simpson
Smallwood
Ginal
Fields
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection


04:46:28 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.126 (Attachment D).
Moved Smallwood
Seconded
Buckner No
Jaquez Lewis No
Kirkmeyer Yes
Simpson Yes
Smallwood Yes
Ginal No
Fields No
YES: 3   NO: 4   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  FAIL


04:54:54 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.130 (Attachment E).
Moved Smallwood
Seconded
Buckner No
Jaquez Lewis No
Kirkmeyer Yes
Simpson Yes
Smallwood Yes
Ginal No
Fields No
YES: 3   NO: 4   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  FAIL


05:03:20 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.121 (Attachment F).
Moved Smallwood
Seconded
Buckner No
Jaquez Lewis No
Kirkmeyer Yes
Simpson Yes
Smallwood Yes
Ginal No
Fields No
YES: 3   NO: 4   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  FAIL


05:07:57 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.117 (Attachment G).
Moved Smallwood
Seconded
Buckner No
Jaquez Lewis No
Kirkmeyer Yes
Simpson Yes
Smallwood Yes
Ginal No
Fields No
YES: 3   NO: 4   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  FAIL


05:12:58 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.125 (Attachment H).
Moved Smallwood
Seconded
Buckner No
Jaquez Lewis No
Kirkmeyer Yes
Simpson Yes
Smallwood Yes
Ginal No
Fields No
YES: 3   NO: 4   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  FAIL


05:14:17 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.122 (Attachment I).
Moved Smallwood
Seconded
Buckner No
Jaquez Lewis No
Kirkmeyer Yes
Simpson Yes
Smallwood Yes
Ginal No
Fields No
YES: 3   NO: 4   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  FAIL


05:17:54 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.124 (Attachment J).
Moved Smallwood
Seconded
Buckner No
Jaquez Lewis No
Kirkmeyer Yes
Simpson Yes
Smallwood Yes
Ginal No
Fields No
YES: 3   NO: 4   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  FAIL


05:29:45 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.145 (Attachment K).
Moved Smallwood
Seconded
Buckner
Jaquez Lewis
Kirkmeyer
Simpson
Smallwood
Ginal
Fields
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection


05:32:01 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.144 (Attachment L).
Moved Smallwood
Seconded
Buckner Yes
Jaquez Lewis No
Kirkmeyer Yes
Simpson Yes
Smallwood Yes
Ginal No
Fields No
YES: 4   NO: 3   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS


05:35:24 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.136 (Attachment M).
Moved Kirkmeyer
Seconded
Buckner No
Jaquez Lewis No
Kirkmeyer Yes
Simpson Yes
Smallwood Yes
Ginal No
Fields No
YES: 3   NO: 4   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  FAIL


05:46:46 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.135 (Attachment N).
Moved Kirkmeyer
Seconded
Buckner No
Jaquez Lewis No
Kirkmeyer Yes
Simpson Yes
Smallwood Yes
Ginal No
Fields No
YES: 3   NO: 4   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  FAIL


05:55:38 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.143 (Attachment O).
Moved Fields
Seconded
Buckner Yes
Jaquez Lewis Yes
Kirkmeyer No
Simpson No
Smallwood No
Ginal No
Fields Yes
YES: 3   NO: 4   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  FAIL


06:18:39 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 21-1232, as amended, to the Committee on Appropriations.
Moved Ginal
Seconded
Buckner Yes
Jaquez Lewis Yes
Kirkmeyer No
Simpson No
Smallwood No
Ginal Yes
Fields Yes
Final YES: 4   NO: 3   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS






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