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CE9010E9E0180F71872585280072C8F8 Hearing Summary


Date Mar 11, 2020      
Location SCR 352

HB20-1270 - Referred to the Committee of the Whole

02:53:49 PM  

The committee took a brief recess. 

03:07:50 PM  

House Bill 20-1270 was originally heard on March 9, 2020, and laid over by the Chair.   The bill is before the committee for action only. 

Senator Fields, sponsor, made concluding remarks and discussed youth in crisis and the need for mental health services.  She further discussed current practices and barriers to treatment.  She distributed a table that compiles minor age of consent laws for mental health treatment (Attachment D).  




03:13:59 PM  

Committee members discussed their reasons in support of or in opposition to the bill.

03:15:11 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 20-1270 to the Committee of the Whole.
Moved Gonzales
Cooke No
Gardner No
Rodriguez Yes
Gonzales Yes
Lee Yes
Final YES: 3   NO: 2   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS

The effective date for bills enacted without a safety clause is August 7, 2024, if the General Assembly adjourns sine die on May 8, 2024, unless otherwise specified. Details