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CFC3DC78A377C9F0872586E3007E7F95 Hearing Summary


Date May 28, 2021      
Location Old State Library

SB21-154 - Referred to House Appropriations

05:01:46 PM  
Representatives Cutter and Soper presented Senate Bill 21-154 to the committee. The bill creates the 988 Crisis Hotline Enterprise to fund the 988 Crisis Hotline which will be operated by a non-profit organization.
05:02:44 PM  
Daryl Branson, representing Colorado Public Utilities Commission, was available to answer committee questions.
05:13:54 PM  
Bev Marquez, representing Rocky Mountain Crisis Partners, testified in support of the bill.
05:17:28 PM  
Moe Keller, representing MHC, testified in support of the bill.
05:17:38 PM  
Kevin Neimond, representing Colorado Department of Human Services, testified in support of the bill.
05:30:23 PM  
Sheri Cole, representing American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, testified in support of the bill.
05:30:25 PM  
Dr. Susan Marine, representing Suicide Prevention Coalition of Colorado, testified in support of the bill.
05:34:35 PM  
Representative Cutter wrapped up her presentation to the committee.

05:36:33 PM
Motion Refer Senate Bill 21-154 to the Committee on Appropriations.
Moved Snyder
Seconded Gray
Benavidez Yes
Daugherty Yes
Gonzales-Gutierrez Yes
Gray Yes
Kipp Yes
Larson Yes
Luck No
Rich No
Sandridge No
Snyder Yes
Bird Yes
Final YES: 8   NO: 3   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS

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