Skip to main content
Colorado General AssemblyToggle Main Menu
Agency NameToggle Agency Menu

h_hie_2016a_2016-05-05t13:36:07z1 Hearing Summary

Date: 05/05/2016



Final

BILL SUMMARY for SB16-170



HOUSE COMMITTEE ON HEALTH, INSURANCE, & ENVIRONMENT


Votes: View--> Action Taken:
Adopt amendment L.004 (Attachment C). The motion f

Postpone Senate Bill 16-170 indefinitely. The moti
FAIL

PASS







03:20 PM -- SB 16-170



Representative Arndt, bill sponsor, presented Senate Bill 16-170. As amended by the Senate Health and Human Services Committee, the bill requires the board of Connect for Health Colorado to provide information to the public about the process for an individual who is eligible for Medicaid to purchase a health benefit plan from an insurer participating in the state's health exchange.



03:23 PM



Committee members made comments about the bill.



03:25 PM --
Cindy Sovine-Miller, representing herself, testified in support of the bill. Ms. Sovine-Miller answered questions from the committee.



03:28 PM --
Julie Mowry, Rocky Mountain Health Plans, testified in a neutral capacity.



03:30 PM --
Meg Dubray, Connect for Health Colorado, testified in opposition to the bill. Ms. Dubray answered questions from the committee.



03:36 PM



Committee discussion with Ms. Sovine-Miller, Ms. Mowry, Ms. Dubray, and Representative Arndt ensued.



03:39 PM



Representative Landgraf explained amendment L.004 (Attachment C). Committee discussion about amendment L.004 occurred. Representative Arndt made comments about amendment L.004. Further committee discussion ensued.



160505 AttachC.pdf160505 AttachC.pdf

BILL: SB16-170
TIME: 03:41:17 PM
MOVED: Landgraf
MOTION: Adopt amendment L.004 (Attachment C). The motion failed on a vote of 6-7.
SECONDED: Ransom
VOTE
Brown
Yes
Buckner
No
Esgar
No
Humphrey
Yes
Joshi
Yes
Klingenschmitt
Yes
Landgraf
Yes
Lontine
No
Primavera
No
Ransom
Yes
Ryden
No
Ginal
No
McCann
No
YES: 6 NO: 7 EXC: 0 ABS: 0 FINAL ACTION: FAIL
BILL: SB16-170
TIME: 03:42:53 PM
MOVED: Brown
MOTION: Postpone Senate Bill 16-170 indefinitely. The motion passed on a vote of 9-4.
SECONDED: Ginal
VOTE
Brown
Yes
Buckner
Yes
Esgar
Yes
Humphrey
No
Joshi
Yes
Klingenschmitt
No
Landgraf
No
Lontine
Yes
Primavera
Yes
Ransom
No
Ryden
Yes
Ginal
Yes
McCann
Yes
Final YES: 9 NO: 4 EXC: 0 ABS: 0 FINAL ACTION: PASS














COVID-19 Resources
2021 Ballot Information Booklet (Blue Book)
NORTH ENTRANCE IS CURRENTLY CLOSED.  TO ENTER THE CAPITOL, USE THE SOUTH ENTRANCE, UNDER THE STAIRS, AT 14th AVENUE AND SHERMAN STREET.