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A2B1630AE67899A7872582320079158B Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For SB18-153

SENATE COMMITTEE ON STATE, VETERANS, & MILITARY AFFAIRS
Date Feb 12, 2018      
Location SCR 357



SB18-153 - Lay Over


03:02:37 PM  
Senator Kefalas, sponsor, presented Senate Bill 18-153 to the committee. The bill increases the responsibilities of the Office of Suicide Prevention in the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment.

Senator Kefalas presented amendment L.001 [Attachment E].

03:16:18 PM  

Linda White, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

03:21:03 PM  

Moe Keller, representing Mental Health Colorado, testified in support of the bill.

03:23:48 PM  
Bobbi Morrow, representing herself, testified in support of the bill. She provided a written copy of her testimony [Attachment F].
03:29:51 PM  
Amber Burkhart, representing the Colorado Hospital Association, testified against the bill.
03:33:17 PM  

Leanne Rupp, representing the National Association of Social Workers Colorado, testified in support of the bill.

03:36:41 PM  
Michael Allen, MD, representing himself, testified in support of the bill.
03:40:06 PM  

Olivia Pait, representing herself, testified in support in the bill.

03:42:10 PM  

Senator Kefalas wrapped up his presentation of the bill.

The chair laid the bill over for action only.






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