Inclusion of a bill on this report does not constitute any position on CDPHE's part. This report is for informational purposes only.

Bills included in this list impact the priorities selected by the Essentials for Childhood collective impact work.

Opioid-Related Bills

HB18-1003 Opioid Misuse Prevention 
Calendar Notification: Tuesday, February 27 2018
Public Health Care & Human Services
1:30 p.m. Room 271
(5) in house calendar.
News:
Short Title: Opioid Misuse Prevention
Sponsors: B. Pettersen / K. Priola | C. Jahn
Status: 1/10/2018 Introduced In House - Assigned to Public Health Care & Human Services
Fiscal Notes:
Date Introduced: 2018-01-10
Amendments:

HB18-1007 Substance Use Disorder Payment And Coverage 
Calendar Notification: Tuesday, February 27 2018
Public Health Care & Human Services
1:30 p.m. Room 271
(7) in house calendar.
News:
Short Title: Substance Use Disorder Payment And Coverage
Sponsors: C. Kennedy | J. Singer / K. Lambert | C. Jahn
Status: 1/10/2018 Introduced In House - Assigned to Public Health Care & Human Services
Fiscal Notes:
Date Introduced: 2018-01-10
Amendments:

HB18-1097 Patient Choice Of Pharmacy 
Calendar Notification: Thursday, February 22 2018
GENERAL ORDERS - SECOND READING OF BILLS
(4) in house calendar.
News:
Short Title: Patient Choice Of Pharmacy
Sponsors: M. Catlin | J. Danielson / D. Coram | N. Todd
Status: 2/20/2018 House Second Reading Laid Over to 02/22/2018 - No Amendments
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Date Introduced: 2018-01-18
Amendments:

HB18-1136 Substance Use Disorder Treatment 
Calendar Notification: Tuesday, February 27 2018
Public Health Care & Human Services
1:30 p.m. Room 271
(6) in house calendar.
News:
Short Title: Substance Use Disorder Treatment
Sponsors: B. Pettersen / K. Priola | C. Jahn
Status: 1/23/2018 Introduced In House - Assigned to Public Health Care & Human Services
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Date Introduced: 2018-01-23
Amendments:

SB18-022 Clinical Practice For Opioid Prescribing 
Calendar Notification: Thursday, February 22 2018
THIRD READING OF BILLS - FINAL PASSAGE
(1) in senate calendar.
News: Proposed bill focuses on opioid pill prescriptions and accountability
Short Title: Clinical Practice For Opioid Prescribing
Sponsors: J. Tate | I. Aguilar / B. Pettersen | C. Kennedy
Status: 2/21/2018 Senate Second Reading Passed with Amendments - Committee
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Date Introduced: 2018-01-10
Amendments: Amendments

SB18-024 Expand Access Behavioral Health Care Providers 
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
News:
Short Title: Expand Access Behavioral Health Care Providers
Sponsors: C. Jahn | J. Tate / J. Singer
Status: 1/25/2018 Senate Committee on Health & Human Services Refer Amended to Appropriations
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Date Introduced: 2018-01-10
Amendments: Amendments

SB18-040 Substance Use Disorder Harm Reduction 
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
News: Denver’s push for a supervised injection site for heroin users won support. Then it all changed.
Denver’s push for injection site for heroin users, once positioned to pass, may not get out of GOP-led committee
Short Title: Substance Use Disorder Harm Reduction
Sponsors: K. Lambert | C. Jahn / J. Singer
Status: 2/14/2018 Senate Committee on State, Veterans, & Military Affairs Postpone Indefinitely
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Date Introduced: 2018-01-10
Amendments:

SB18-168 Medication-assisted Treatment Through Pharmacies 
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
News:
Short Title: Medication-assisted Treatment Through Pharmacies
Sponsors: J. Tate
Status: 2/21/2018 Introduced In Senate - Assigned to Business, Labor, & Technology
Fiscal Notes:
Date Introduced: 2018-02-21
Amendments: