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h_fin_2016a_2016-04-07t11:12:00z3 Hearing Summary

Date: 04/07/2016



Final

BILL SUMMARY for HB16-1386



HOUSE COMMITTEE ON FINANCE


Votes: View--> Action Taken:
Adopt amendment L.001 (Attachment A). The motion p

Refer House Bill 16-1386, as amended, to the Commi
Pass Without Objection

PASS







11:32 AM -- HB16-1386



Representative Kraft-Tharp, sponsor, introduced House Bill 16-1386. The bill creates the Necessary Document program in the Office of Health Equity in the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE). The purpose of the program is to help Colorado residents who are victims of domestic violence, impacted by a natural disaster, low-income, disabled, homeless, or elderly pay the fees to acquire a necessary document. Necessary documents are defined as social security cards, driver's licenses, identification cards, or a vital statistics report (such as a birth, death, or marriage certificate). Representative Kraft-Tharp distributed amendment L.001 (Attachment A) to the committee.



16HouseFin0407AttachA.pdf16HouseFin0407AttachA.pdf



11:37 AM -- Ms. Carol Haller, representing Colorado Legal Services, testified in support of the bill. She answered several committee questions



11:37 AM -- Mr. Luis Linares, representing Metro Caring, testified in support of the bill and answered several committee questions.



11:55 AM -- Ms. Elizabeth Steele, representing the League of Woman Voters, testified in support of the bill.



11:56 AM -- Ms. Lydia Waligorski, representing the Colorado Coalition Against Domestic Violence, testified in support of the bill.

BILL: HB16-1386
TIME: 11:57:53 AM
MOVED: Court
MOTION: Adopt amendment L.001 (Attachment A). The motion passed without objection.
SECONDED: Roupe
VOTE
Becker K.
Conti
Garnett
Kagan
Pabon
Roupe
Sias
Van Winkle
Wilson
Foote
Court
YES: 0 NO: 0 EXC: 0 ABS: 0 FINAL ACTION: Pass Without Objection




BILL: HB16-1386
TIME: 12:01:44 PM
MOVED: Court
MOTION: Refer House Bill 16-1386, as amended, to the Committee on Appropriations. The motion passed on a vote of 9-2.
SECONDED: Becker K.
VOTE
Becker K.
Yes
Conti
Yes
Garnett
Yes
Kagan
Yes
Pabon
Yes
Roupe
Yes
Sias
No
Van Winkle
No
Wilson
Yes
Foote
Yes
Court
Yes
FINAL YES: 9 NO: 2 EXC: 0 ABS: 0 FINAL ACTION: PASS














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