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FB5EE4ECBB5DDEAE87258528005AF318 Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For HB20-1237

HOUSE COMMITTEE ON PUBLIC HEALTH CARE & HUMAN SERVICES
Date Mar 11, 2020      
Location HCR 0112



HB20-1237 - Amended, referred to House Appropriations


10:33:26 AM  

Representative Young and Representative Saine, bill sponsors, presented House Bill 20-1237. This bill requires the Department of Health Care Policy and Financing (HCPF) to assign a youth who has had either a dependency and neglect or juvenile delinquency action initiated to the managed care entity (MCE) in which the proceedings were initiated, unless a change is requested by a county department of human services.  HCPF may only change a child's MCE for children who are involved in the child welfare system when a parent requests the change. 

10:41:34 AM  

Barbara Kirkmeyer, Weld County and Colorado Counties Inc., testified in favor of the bill.

10:44:18 AM  

Jamie Ulrich, Weld County Department of Human Services, testified in favor of the bill.

10:47:36 AM  

Korey Elger, Department of Human Services, testified in favor of the bill.

10:48:09 AM  

Sophia San Miguel, representing herself, testified about the bill.

10:51:04 AM  

Matt Lanphier, HCPF, made himself available for questions.

10:51:25 AM  

Becky Miller Updike, Colorado Association of Family Children's Agency, testified in favor of the bill.

10:52:56 AM  

The bill sponsors described amendment L.001 (Attachment A) and distributed a memo about the changes to the fiscal note if the amendment was adopted (Attachment B).

10:54:32 AM  

The bill sponsors responded to questions from the committee members.



10:55:13 AM
Motion Adopt amendment L.001 (Attachment A).
Moved Young
Seconded Pelton
Caraveo
Cutter
Holtorf
Jaquez Lewis
Landgraf
Larson
Liston
Mullica
Pelton
Sirota
Young
Lontine
Singer
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection
10:55:35 AM  

Bill sponsors made closing comments on the bill.

10:58:32 AM  

Committee members made closing comments on the bill.



11:00:50 AM
Motion Refer House Bill 20-1237, as amended, to the Committee on Appropriations.
Moved Young
Seconded Cutter
Caraveo Yes
Cutter Yes
Holtorf Yes
Jaquez Lewis Yes
Landgraf Yes
Larson Yes
Liston Yes
Mullica Yes
Pelton Yes
Sirota Yes
Young Yes
Lontine Yes
Singer Yes
Final YES: 13   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS






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