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96BD6B55BFEFA96E87258503007873F2 Hearing Summary


Date Feb 3, 2020      
Location SCR 352

SB20-037 - Referred to the Committee of the Whole - Consent Calendar

02:55:43 PM  

Senator Rodriguez, co-prime sponsor, explained Senate Bill 20-037, concerning the development of a strategic plan to implement a trusted interoperability platform.  He discussed how this bill was recommended by the Legislative Oversight Committee Concerning the Treatment of Persons with Mental Health Disorders in the Criminal and Juvenile Justice System (MHDCJS).  He noted that the associated task force studied the need for a strategic plan to share information between agencies for continuity of care purposes.

Peggy Heill, representing the MHDCJS Task Force, testified in favor of the bill.  She distributed a handout about the trusted interoperability platform plan (Attachment D).

Gina Shimeall, representing the MHDCJS Task Force, testified in support of the measure.  She discussed the importance of data and aggregate information. 

Senator Rodriguez, made closing remarks about the bill. 


03:20:27 PM
Motion Refer Senate Bill 20-037 to the Committee of the Whole and with a recommendation that it be placed on the consent calendar.
Moved Rodriguez
Cooke Yes
Gardner Yes
Rodriguez Yes
Gonzales Yes
Lee Yes
Final YES: 5   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS

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