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HB19-1001 Hospital Transparency Measures To Analyze Efficacy 
CBHC Bill Summary: Establishes hospital transparency measures
CBHC Contact: Frank
Position: Monitor
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Short Title: Hospital Transparency Measures To Analyze Efficacy
Status: 3/18/2019 House Considered Senate Amendments - Result was to Concur - Repass
Fiscal Notes Status: Fiscal impact for this bill
Date Introduced: 2019-01-04
House Sponsors: Kennedy, Rankin
Senate Sponsors:

HB19-1004 Proposal For Affordable Health Coverage Option 
CBHC Bill Summary: Requires CDPHE and DoI to develop a proposal concerning the design, costs, benefits, and implementation of a state option for health care coverage.
CBHC Contact: Frank
Position: Support
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Short Title: Proposal For Affordable Health Coverage Option
Status: 3/13/2019 Senate Committee on Health & Human Services Refer Unamended to Appropriations
Fiscal Notes Status: Fiscal impact for this bill
Date Introduced: 2019-01-04
House Sponsors: Roberts and Catlin
Senate Sponsors: Donovan

HB19-1009 Substance Use Disorders Recovery 
CBHC Bill Summary: The bill expands a housing voucher program for individual living with a SUD, requires recovery residences to become licensed by CDPHE, and establishes a opioid crisis recovery fund and advisory task force.
CBHC Contact: Frank
Position: Support
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Short Title: Substance Use Disorders Recovery
Status: 3/6/2019 House Committee on Public Health Care & Human Services Refer Amended to Appropriations
Fiscal Notes Status: Fiscal impact for this bill
Date Introduced: 2019-01-04
House Sponsors: Kennedy and Singer
Senate Sponsors: Priola, Pettersen

HB19-1017 Kindergarten Through Fifth Grade Social And Emotional Health Act 
CBHC Bill Summary: The bill creates a pilot program to place school social worker professionals in each grade k-5 within one school district.
CBHC Contact: Moses
Position: Support
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Short Title: Kindergarten Through Fifth Grade Social And Emotional Health Act
Status: 2/14/2019 House Committee on Education Refer Amended to Appropriations
Fiscal Notes Status: Fiscal impact for this bill
Date Introduced: 2019-01-04
House Sponsors: Michaelson Jenet
Senate Sponsors: Fields

HB19-1019 Psychotherapists Continuing Competency Requirements 
CBHC Bill Summary: The bill establishes continuing professional competency
requirements for registered psychotherapists registered in Colorado.
CBHC Contact: Moses
Position: Monitor
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Short Title: Psychotherapists Continuing Competency Requirements
Status: 2/15/2019 House Third Reading Lost - No Amendments
Fiscal Notes Status: Fiscal impact for this bill
Date Introduced: 2019-01-04
House Sponsors: Coleman
Senate Sponsors:

HB19-1044 Advance Behavioral Health Orders Treatment 
CBHC Bill Summary: The bill creates an advanced behavioral health treatment order option and process.
CBHC Contact: Frank
Position: Support
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Short Title: Advance Behavioral Health Orders Treatment
Status: 3/4/2019 House Considered Senate Amendments - Result was to Concur - Repass
Fiscal Notes Status: Fiscal impact for this bill
Date Introduced: 2019-01-04
House Sponsors: Kraft-Tharp and Landgraf
Senate Sponsors: Todd and Coram

HB19-1052 Early Childhood Development Special District 
CBHC Bill Summary: Authorizes the creation of early childhood development service districts to provide services for children from birth through 8 years of age.
CBHC Contact: Frank
Position: Monitor
Calendar Notification: Tuesday, March 19 2019
GENERAL ORDERS - SECOND READING OF BILLS - CONSENT CALENDAR
(4) in senate calendar.
Short Title: Early Childhood Development Special District
Status: 3/14/2019 Senate Committee on Local Government Refer Unamended - Consent Calendar to Senate Committee of the Whole
Fiscal Notes Status: Fiscal impact for this bill
Date Introduced: 2019-01-04
House Sponsors: Rankin and McCluskie
Senate Sponsors:

HB19-1073 Law Enforcement Information Sharing Grant Program 
CBHC Bill Summary: Creates a grant program for local law enforcement agencies to participate in the Colorado Information Sharing Consortium.
CBHC Contact: Frank
Position: Monitor
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Short Title: Law Enforcement Information Sharing Grant Program
Status: 1/29/2019 House Committee on Judiciary Refer Amended to Appropriations
Fiscal Notes Status: Fiscal impact for this bill
Date Introduced: 2019-01-11
House Sponsors: Benavidez
Senate Sponsors: Fields

HB19-1120 Youth Mental Health Education And Suicide Prevention 
CBHC Bill Summary: Allows a minor 12 years of age or older to seek an obtain psychotherapy services (not including inpatient) with or without the consent of the minor's parent or guardian, encourages professionals working with a minor to obtain consent from the minor to speak with the minors parent of guardian, requires the state to develop and maintain a mental health education literacy resource bank, and required the state board of education to adopt standards related to mental health and suicide prevention.
CBHC Contact: Frank
Position: Monitor
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Short Title: Youth Mental Health Education And Suicide Prevention
Status: 3/1/2019 House Committee on Public Health Care & Human Services Refer Amended to Appropriations
Fiscal Notes Status: Fiscal impact for this bill
Date Introduced: 2019-01-16
House Sponsors: Michaelson Jenet and Roberts
Senate Sponsors: Fenberg

HB19-1129 Prohibit Conversion Therapy for A Minor 
CBHC Bill Summary: Prohibits mental health professionals from engaging in conversion therapy with a minor. Also makes the advertising or practice of conversion therapy by a healthcare professional a deceptive trade practice.
CBHC Contact: Moses
Position: Actively Support
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Short Title: Prohibit Conversion Therapy for A Minor
Status: 2/20/2019 Introduced In Senate - Assigned to State, Veterans, & Military Affairs
Fiscal Notes Status: Fiscal impact for this bill
Date Introduced: 2019-01-25
House Sponsors: Michaelson Jenet and Esgar, Duran, Herod, Valdez A., Galindo, Jaquez Lewis, Titone
Senate Sponsors: Fenberg, Moreno, Ginal

HB19-1160 Mental Health Facility Pilot Program 
CBHC Bill Summary: Creates a 3-year mental health facility pilot program to provide residential care, treatment, and services to persons with both a mental health diagnosis and a physical health diagnosis including requirements for applicants. Directs CDPHE to select one or 2 applicants for the pilot program.
CBHC Contact: Frank
Position: Monitor
Calendar Notification: Tuesday, March 19 2019
THIRD READING OF BILLS - FINAL PASSAGE
(3) in house calendar.
Short Title: Mental Health Facility Pilot Program
Status: 3/18/2019 House Second Reading Passed with Amendments - Committee
Fiscal Notes Status: Fiscal impact for this bill
Date Introduced: 2019-01-30
House Sponsors: Landgraf and Singer, Pelton, Bockenfeld, Larson, Wilson, McKean, Catlin, Gonzales-
Senate Sponsors: Gardner

HB19-1168 State Innovation Waiver Reinsurance Program 
CBHC Bill Summary: Authorizes the state to apply for a state innovation waiver and federal funding to implement and operate a reinsurance program to assist health insurers in paying high-cost insurance claims.
CBHC Contact: Frank
Position: Monitor
Calendar Notification: Monday, March 25 2019
GENERAL ORDERS - SECOND READING OF BILLS
(3) in house calendar.
Short Title: State Innovation Waiver Reinsurance Program
Status: 3/18/2019 House Second Reading Laid Over to 03/25/2019 - No Amendments
Fiscal Notes Status: Fiscal impact for this bill
Date Introduced: 2019-02-01
House Sponsors: McCluskie and Rich, Buckner, Esgar, Kennedy, McLachlan, Roberts, Soper
Senate Sponsors: Donovan and Rankin

HB19-1176 Health Care Cost Savings Act of 2019 
CBHC Bill Summary: Creates the health care cost analysis task force to complete a health care cost analysis of 4 health care financing systems.
CBHC Contact: Frank
Position: Monitor
Calendar Notification: Wednesday, March 20 2019
Health & Insurance
1:30 p.m. Room 0107
(3) in house calendar.
Short Title: Health Care Cost Savings Act of 2019
Status: 2/12/2019 Introduced In House - Assigned to Health & Insurance
Fiscal Notes Status: Fiscal note currently unavailable
Date Introduced: 2019-02-12
House Sponsors: Sirota and Jaquez Lewis, Benavidez, Singer
Senate Sponsors: Foote

HB19-1177 Extreme Risk Protection Orders 
CBHC Bill Summary: Creates the ability for a family or household member or a law enforcement officer to petition the court for a temporary extreme risk protection order. The ERPO prohibits an individual from possessing, controlling, purchasing, or receiving a firearm for 364 days. Upon issuance of the ERPO, the respondent shall surrender all of his or her firearms and his or her concealed carry permit if the respondent has one. The bill outlines directives for implementation.
CBHC Contact: Frank
Position: Monitor
Calendar Notification: Tuesday, March 19 2019
SENATE APPROPRIATIONS COMMITTEE
7:30 AM LSB-A
(2) in senate calendar.
Short Title: Extreme Risk Protection Orders
Status: 3/15/2019 Senate Committee on State, Veterans, & Military Affairs Refer Amended to Appropriations
Fiscal Notes Status: Fiscal impact for this bill
Date Introduced: 2019-02-14
House Sponsors: Sullivan and Garnett
Senate Sponsors: Court and Pettersen

HB19-1193 Behavioral Health Supports For High-risk Families 
CBHC Bill Summary: Makes amendments to the special connections program that provides access to substance use disorder treatment to pregnant and parenting women. creates child care pilot programs for parenting women engaged in substance use disorder treatment. Prohibits information relating to substance use during pregnancy, with certain exceptions, that is obtained as part of providing postpartum care for up to one year postpartum or disclosed while women are seeking or participating in behavioral health treatment from being used in court.
CBHC Contact: Frank
Position: Support
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Short Title: Behavioral Health Supports For High-risk Families
Status: 3/8/2019 House Committee on Public Health Care & Human Services Refer Unamended to Appropriations
Fiscal Notes Status: Fiscal impact for this bill
Date Introduced: 2019-02-21
House Sponsors: Herod and Pelton
Senate Sponsors: Garcia

HB19-1237 Licensing Behavioral Health Entities 
CBHC Bill Summary: Reforms behavioral health facility licensing across several state departments to establish a single Behavioral Health Entity license within CDPHE that will allow for service-based licensure. Creates a committee to advise on regulations and implementation for the change. Requires a BHE that was previously licensed by CDPHE to obtain a BHE license by July 1, 2022 and a BHE that was previously licensed or approved by CDHS to obtain a BHE license by July 1, 2024. Includes a number of conforming amendments to introduce the BHE facility type into statute.
CBHC Contact: Moses
Position: Actively Support
Calendar Notification: Wednesday, March 27 2019
Public Health Care & Human Services
Upon Adjournment Room 0107
(1) in house calendar.
Short Title: Licensing Behavioral Health Entities
Status: 3/12/2019 Introduced In House - Assigned to Public Health Care & Human Services
Fiscal Notes Status: Fiscal note currently unavailable
Date Introduced: 2019-03-12
House Sponsors: Cutter
Senate Sponsors:

SB19-001 Expand Medication-assisted Treatment Pilot Program 
CBHC Bill Summary: The bill expands an MAT access pilot program created in 2017 to additional counties, shifts administration from the college of nursing to the center for research into substance use disorder prevention, treatment, and recovery support strategies,
increases the annual appropriation for the pilot program to $5 million for the 2019-20 and 2020-21 fiscal years, and extends the program an additional 2 years.
CBHC Contact: Frank
Position: Support
Calendar Notification: Friday, March 22 2019
Public Health Care & Human Services
Upon Adjournment Room 0107
(2) in house calendar.
Short Title: Expand Medication-assisted Treatment Pilot Program
Status: 3/14/2019 Introduced In House - Assigned to Public Health Care & Human Services + Appropriations
Fiscal Notes Status: Fiscal impact for this bill
Date Introduced: 2019-01-04
House Sponsors:
Senate Sponsors: Garcia

SB19-004 Address High-cost Health Insurance Pilot Program 
CBHC Bill Summary: Creates a pilot program in to provide access to individuals in a specified region to participate in the group medical benefit plans offered to state employees.
CBHC Contact: Frank
Position: Monitor
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Short Title: Address High-cost Health Insurance Pilot Program
Status: 3/13/2019 Senate Committee on Health & Human Services Refer Amended to Appropriations
Fiscal Notes Status: Fiscal impact for this bill
Date Introduced: 2019-01-04
House Sponsors: Roberts
Senate Sponsors: Donovan

SB19-008 Substance Use Disorder Treatment In Criminal Justice System 
CBHC Bill Summary: Bill establishes a variety of policies impacting individuals with substance use disorder in the criminal justice system.
CBHC Contact: Moses
Position: Support
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Short Title: Substance Use Disorder Treatment In Criminal Justice System
Status: 1/4/2019 Introduced In Senate - Assigned to Judiciary
Fiscal Notes Status: Fiscal note currently unavailable
Date Introduced: 2019-01-04
House Sponsors: Kennedy and Singer
Senate Sponsors: Moreno and Priola, Pettersen

SB19-010 Professional Behavioral Health Services For Schools 
CBHC Bill Summary: The bill expands the behavioral health professional grant program for schools to also allow mental health services. The bill allows schools to contract with community providers for the program.
CBHC Contact: Moses
Position: Support
Calendar Notification: Tuesday, March 19 2019
SENATE APPROPRIATIONS COMMITTEE
7:30 AM LSB-A
(6) in senate calendar.
Short Title: Professional Behavioral Health Services For Schools
Status: 1/17/2019 Senate Committee on Health & Human Services Refer Amended to Appropriations
Fiscal Notes Status: Fiscal impact for this bill
Date Introduced: 2019-01-04
House Sponsors: McLachlan and Valdez D.
Senate Sponsors: Fields

SB19-015 Create Statewide Health Care Review Committee 
CBHC Bill Summary: Creates a legislative healthcare review committee.
CBHC Contact: Frank
Position: Monitor
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Short Title: Create Statewide Health Care Review Committee
Status: 1/17/2019 Senate Committee on Health & Human Services Refer Unamended to Appropriations
Fiscal Notes Status: Fiscal impact for this bill
Date Introduced: 2019-01-04
House Sponsors: Beckman
Senate Sponsors: Ginal

SB19-036 State Court Administrator Reminder Program 
CBHC Bill Summary: Establishes a program to remind individuals of their scheduled court hearings with the objective of reducing the number of arrests solely as a result of failure appear in court.
CBHC Contact: Moses
Position: Support
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Short Title: State Court Administrator Reminder Program
Status: 2/11/2019 Senate Committee on Judiciary Refer Amended to Appropriations
Fiscal Notes Status: Fiscal impact for this bill
Date Introduced: 2019-01-04
House Sponsors: Benavidez and Carver
Senate Sponsors: Lee and Cooke

SB19-064 Retain Criminal Justice Programs Funding 
CBHC Bill Summary: Creates a cash fund to avoid reversions from the community-based reentry grant program, the crime victims grant program, the justice reinvestment crime prevention grant program, and the justice reinvestment crime prevention small business program.
CBHC Contact: Moses
Position: Support
Calendar Notification: Thursday, March 28 2019
Judiciary
1:30 p.m. Room 0112
(2) in house calendar.
Short Title: Retain Criminal Justice Programs Funding
Status: 3/14/2019 Introduced In House - Assigned to Judiciary
Fiscal Notes Status: Fiscal impact for this bill
Date Introduced: 2019-01-10
House Sponsors: Weissman
Senate Sponsors: Lee

SB19-073 Statewide System Of Advance Medical Directives 
CBHC Bill Summary: Creates an electronic system for advanced medical directives.
CBHC Contact: Frank
Position: Monitor
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Short Title: Statewide System Of Advance Medical Directives
Status: 2/6/2019 Senate Committee on Health & Human Services Refer Amended to Appropriations
Fiscal Notes Status: Fiscal impact for this bill
Date Introduced: 2019-01-10
House Sponsors: Landgraf
Senate Sponsors: Ginal, Court

SB19-091 Support Peace Officers Involved In Use Of Force 
CBHC Bill Summary: Requires law enforcement agencies to develop policies to support officers involved in a shooting or fatal use of force and allows a law enforcement agency to apply for and receive a grant from the peace officers mental health support grant program for that purpose.
CBHC Contact: Moses
Position: Monitor
Calendar Notification: Monday, March 25 2019
GENERAL ORDERS - SECOND READING OF BILLS
(2) in house calendar.
Short Title: Support Peace Officers Involved In Use Of Force
Status: 3/18/2019 House Second Reading Laid Over to 03/25/2019 - No Amendments
Fiscal Notes Status: Fiscal impact for this bill
Date Introduced: 2019-01-24
House Sponsors: Singer
Senate Sponsors: Fields and Cooke

SB19-108 Juvenile Justice Reform 
CBHC Bill Summary: Established a committee on juvenile justice reform and defines their duties, as well as adds new duties to the DYS working group on juvenile detention and alternative services. Requires DAs to use risk screening tools to determine eligibility of diversion of youth, and specified grounds that may not be used to deny diversion. Restricts moving a juvenile from their parents unless the detention screening is conducted and specific findings are made. Limits which juveniles may be placed in detention. Creates policies and the development of standards for juvenile probation.
CBHC Contact: Moses
Position: Support
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Short Title: Juvenile Justice Reform
Status: 2/27/2019 Senate Committee on Judiciary Refer Amended to Appropriations
Fiscal Notes Status: Fiscal impact for this bill
Date Introduced: 2019-01-29
House Sponsors: Michaelson Jenet and Soper
Senate Sponsors: Lee and Gardner

SB19-143 Parole Changes 
CBHC Bill Summary: Creates several reforms in parole policy related to revocations due to technical violations, access to reentry and other resources, and transition center designations, and prison population measures.
CBHC Contact: Moses
Position: Support
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Short Title: Parole Changes
Status: 2/15/2019 Introduced In Senate - Assigned to Judiciary
Fiscal Notes Status: Fiscal impact for this bill
Date Introduced: 2019-02-15
House Sponsors: Herod
Senate Sponsors: Gonzales and Lee