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Date: 02/21/2017

Location: HCR 0107

Final

BILL SUMMARY for SB17-056



HOUSE COMMITTEE ON PUBLIC HEALTH CARE & HUMAN SERVICES


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

Refer Senate Bill 17-056, as amended, to the Commi
Pass Without Objection

PASS







02:59 PM -- SB 17-056



Representative Arndt, prime sponsor, presented Senate Bill 17-056 to the committee. The bill continues various reports submitted to the General Assembly by the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE), allows other reports to repeal, and adds future repeal dates for several others. The topic of these reports, and their status under the bill, are described below.



Reports to the General Assembly that continue indefinitely:

    • listing of suicide prevention programs and their effectiveness (Section 1);

    • health effects of marijuana (Section 2);

    • risk-adjusted health facility data (Section 3);

    • permits for discharge of pollutants into state waters (Section 6);

    • hazardous waste control (Section 7);

    • paint stewardship program (Section 9);

    • child fatality review recommendations (Section 11); and

    • solid waste management program (Section 14).

Reports to the General Assembly that are given a future repeal date:

    • comprehensive human sexuality education grants (Section 13) - report to the General Assembly continues annually through 2020.

    Reports to the General Assembly that are discontinued, but reporting to other agencies continues:

        • comprehensive hospital information system (Section 4) - CDPHE will continue to report to the Governor and post report on website;

        • continuing quality improvement system for emergency and trauma care (Section 5) - CDPHE will continue to provide information to trauma centers and ambulance service agencies;

        • Pollution Prevention Advisory Board annual report (Section 8) - the board will continue to report to the Department of Local Affairs, the CDPHE, and the Colorado Energy Office;

        • prevention, intervention, and treatment programs (Section 10) - CDPHE will continue to report to other state agencies and entities; and

        • Colorado Health Facilities Authority annual report (Section 12) - the authority will continue to report to the Governor.



      Amendment L.004 (Attachment C) was distributed to the committee.



      170221 AttachC.pdf170221 AttachC.pdf



      03:01 PM



      Kristin Forrestal, Office of Legislative Legal Services, came to the table to explain amendment L.004 (Attachment C) to the committee. Representative Arndt and Ms. Forrestal commented on the bill.



      03:03 PM



      No witnesses testified on this bill.

      BILL: SB17-056
      TIME: 03:04:11 PM
      MOVED: Ransom
      MOTION: Adopt amendment L.004 (Attachment C). The motion passed without objection.
      SECONDED: Everett
      VOTE
      Catlin
      Everett
      Ginal
      Hooton
      Landgraf
      Lewis
      Liston
      Excused
      Michaelson Jenet
      Pabon
      Excused
      Pettersen
      Ransom
      Danielson
      Singer
      YES: 0 NO: 0 EXC: 2 ABS: 0 FINAL ACTION: Pass Without Objection


      BILL: SB17-056
      TIME: 03:04:41 PM
      MOVED: Danielson
      MOTION: Refer Senate Bill 17-056, as amended, to the Committee of the Whole. The motion passed on a vote of 10-0, with three excused.
      SECONDED: Pettersen
      VOTE
      Catlin
      Yes
      Everett
      Yes
      Ginal
      Yes
      Hooton
      Yes
      Landgraf
      Excused
      Lewis
      Yes
      Liston
      Excused
      Michaelson Jenet
      Yes
      Pabon
      Excused
      Pettersen
      Yes
      Ransom
      Yes
      Danielson
      Yes
      Singer
      Yes
      Final YES: 10 NO: 0 EXC: 3 ABS: 0 FINAL ACTION: PASS







      03:06 PM



      Representative Singer adjourned the meeting.








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