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S_HHS_2017A 03/16/2017 Committee Summary

Final

STAFF SUMMARY OF MEETING



SENATE COMMITTEE ON HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES

Date: 03/16/2017
ATTENDANCE
Time: 01:30 PM to 02:24 PM
Aguilar
*
Crowder
X
Place: SCR 354
Kefalas
X
Martinez Humenik
X
This Meeting was called to order by
Smallwood
*
Senator Smallwood
This Report was prepared by
Elizabeth Haskell
X = Present, E = Excused, A = Absent, * = Present after roll call
Bills Addressed: Action Taken:
Confirmation Hearing - Colorado Commission on the Aging

Conf irmation Hearing - Air Quality Control Commission

Confirmation Hearing - Medical Services Board
Favorably Refer to Full Senate - Consent

Favorably Refer to Full Senate - Consent

Favorably Refer to Full Senate - Consent



01:30 PM -- Confirmation Hearing - Colorado Commission on the Aging



Julie Hoerner Mowry, appointee, discussed her experience and interest in serving as a member of the Colorado Commission on the Aging.



01:32 PM



Connie Mae Ring, appointee, discussed her experience and interest in serving as a member of the Colorado Commission on the Aging.



01:34 PM



Ruth Elaine Long, appointee, discussed her experience and interest in serving as a member of the Colorado Commission on the Aging.



01:36 PM



Debra Kay Bailey, appointee, discussed her experience and interest in serving as a member of the Colorado Commission on the Aging.



01:38 PM



Marvin Joseph Urban, appointee, discussed his experience and interest in serving as a member of the Colorado Commission on the Aging. Committee questions and comments followed.















The Governor's executive order and appointment letter may be found in Attachment A. The appointees' applications and resumes may be found at the State Archives.



170316 AttachA.pdf170316 AttachA.pdf

BILL: Confirmation Hearing for Colorado Commission on the Aging
TIME: 01:45:05 PM
MOVED: Crowder
MOTION: Refer the appointment of Julie Hoerner Mowry, Ruth Elaine Long, Debra Kay Bailey, Marvin Joseph Urban, and Connie Mae Ring to the full Senate with a favorable recommendation and a recommendation that it be placed on the consent calendar. The motion passed on a vote of 5-0.
SECONDED:
VOTE
Aguilar
Yes
Crowder
Yes
Kefalas
Yes
Martinez Humenik
Yes
Smallwood
Yes
Final YES: 5 NO: 0 EXC: 0 ABS: 0 FINAL ACTION: PASS



01:47 PM -- Confirmation Hearing - Air Quality Control Commission



William R. Toor, appointee, discussed his experience and interest in serving as a member of the the Air Quality Control Commission and responded to questions.



01:50 PM



Jana Beth Milford, appointee, discussed her experience and interest in serving as a member of the Air Quality Control Commission and responded to questions.



01:52 PM



Peter Butler, appointee, discussed his experience and interest in serving as a member of the Air Quality Control Commission and responded to questions.



01:54 PM



Charles George Grobe, appointee, discussed his experience and interest in serving as a member of the Air Quality Control Commission and responded to questions.















01:56 PM



Anthony Gerber, appointee, discussed his experience and interest in serving as a member of the Air Quality Control Commission and responded to questions. Committee questions and comments followed.



02:00 PM



Michael Silverstein, Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, provided information about the department's website.





The Governor's executive order and appointment letter may be found in Attachment B. The appointees' applications and resumes may be found at the State Archives.



170316 AttachB.pdf170316 AttachB.pdf

BILL: Confirmation Hearing - Air Quality Control Commission
TIME: 02:02:27 PM
MOVED: Crowder
MOTION: Refer the appointment of William R. Toor, Jana Beth Milford, Peter Butler, Charles George Grobe, and Anthony Gerber to the Air Quality Control Commission to the full Senate with a favorable recommendation and a recommendation that it be placed on the consent calendar. The motion passed on a vote of 5-0.
SECONDED:
VOTE
Aguilar
Yes
Crowder
Yes
Kefalas
Yes
Martinez Humenik
Yes
Smallwood
Yes
Final YES: 5 NO: 0 EXC: 0 ABS: 0 FINAL ACTION: PASS



02:04 PM -- Confirmation Hearing - Medical Services Board



Donna Marie Roberts, appointee, discussed her experience and interest in serving as a member of the Medical Services Board and responded to questions.



02:08 PM



Christy Strong Blakely, appointee, discussed her experience and interest in serving as a member of the Medical Services Board and responded to questions.















02:12 PM



Charlotte Lippolis, appointee, discussed her experience and interest in serving as a member of the Medical Services Board and responded to questions. Committee comments and questions followed.



The Governor's executive order and appointment letter may be found in Attachment C. The appointees' applications and resumes may be found at the State Archives.

170316 AttachC.pdf170316 AttachC.pdf
BILL: Confirmation Hearing - Medical Services Board
TIME: 02:23:35 PM
MOVED: Crowder
MOTION: Refer the appointment of Donna Marie Roberts, Christy Strong Blakely, and Charlotte Lippolis to the Medical Services Board to the full Senate with a favorable recommendation and a recommendation that it be placed on the consent calendar. The motion passed on a vote of 5-0.
SECONDED:
VOTE
Aguilar
Yes
Crowder
Yes
Kefalas
Yes
Martinez Humenik
Yes
Smallwood
Yes
Final YES: 5 NO: 0 EXC: 0 ABS: 0 FINAL ACTION: PASS



02:24 PM



The meeting adjourned.




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