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: NOT ON CALENDAR
News:
Short Title: Opioid Misuse Prevention
Sponsors: B. Pettersen / K. Priola | C. Jahn
Status: 4/20/2018 House Third Reading Passed - No Amendments
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Date Introduced: 2018-01-10
Amendments: Amendments

HB18-1007 Substance Use Disorder Payment And Coverage 
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
News:
Short Title: Substance Use Disorder Payment And Coverage
Sponsors: C. Kennedy | J. Singer / K. Lambert | C. Jahn
Status: 4/20/2018 House Third Reading Passed - No Amendments
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Date Introduced: 2018-01-10
Amendments: Amendments

HB18-1097 Patient Choice Of Pharmacy 
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
News:
Short Title: Patient Choice Of Pharmacy
Sponsors: M. Catlin | J. Danielson / D. Coram | N. Todd
Status: 3/19/2018 Senate Committee on Business, Labor, & Technology Postpone Indefinitely
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Date Introduced: 2018-01-18
Amendments:

HB18-1136 Substance Use Disorder Treatment 
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
News:
Short Title: Substance Use Disorder Treatment
Sponsors: B. Pettersen / K. Priola | C. Jahn
Status: 4/20/2018 House Third Reading Passed - No Amendments
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Date Introduced: 2018-01-23
Amendments: Amendments

HB18-1279 Electronic Prescribing Controlled Substances 
Calendar Notification: Wednesday, April 25 2018
SENATE STATE, VETERANS, & MILITARY AFFAIRS COMMITTEE
1:30 PM SCR 357
(3) in senate calendar.
News: Bill to link doctors to pharmacies online combats forgeries for opioids
Short Title: Electronic Prescribing Controlled Substances
Sponsors: D. Esgar / K. Priola | D. Moreno
Status: 4/17/2018 Introduced In Senate - Assigned to State, Veterans, & Military Affairs
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Date Introduced: 2018-03-07
Amendments: Amendments

HB18-1322 2018-19 Long Appropriation Act 
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
News: Kumbaya on the ‘Long Bill’
Short Title: 2018-19 Long Appropriation Act
Sponsors: M. Hamner / K. Lambert
Status: 4/12/2018 Senate Consideration of First Conference Committee Report result was to Adopt Committee Report - Repass
Fiscal Notes:
Date Introduced: 2018-03-26
Amendments: Amendments

SB18-022 Clinical Practice For Opioid Prescribing 
Calendar Notification: NOT ON 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: 2/23/2018 Introduced In House - Assigned to Health, Insurance, & Environment
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: 4/20/2018 Introduced In House - Assigned to Public Health Care & Human Services
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: Monday, April 23 2018
SENATE BUSINESS, LABOR, & TECHNOLOGY COMMITTEE
2:00 PM SCR 354
(3) in senate 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:

Fiscal Note

Date Introduced: 2018-02-21
Amendments: