Tracking Slate

Bill # CBHC Bill SummaryCBHC ContactPositionCalendar NotificationShort TitleMost Recent StatusFiscal Note StatusDate IntroducedHouse SponsorsSenate Sponsors
HB20-1006Directs CDHS to design, implement, and operate a statewide program of early childhood mental health consultation and reforms how early childhood mental health consultants are overseen and contracted for by the state Frank Monitor NOT ON CALENDAREarly Childhood Mental Health Consultants 6/16/2020 House Committee on Appropriations Lay Over Unamended - Amendment(s) Failed
Fiscal impact for this bill 2020-01-08 McCluskie and Sirota- Pettersen and Story-- 
HB20-1012 Frank Monitor NOT ON CALENDARChild Welfare Program Children Developmental Disabilities 6/16/2020 House Committee on Appropriations Lay Over Unamended - Amendment(s) Failed
Fiscal impact for this bill 2020-01-08 Young and Landgraf- Todd and Gardner-- 
HB20-1017Contains a range of policies aimed at reforming the intersection of SUDs and the criminal justice system such as increasing access to opioid antagonists and agonists, developing post-release resources, and enhancing opportunities for safe disposal. Moses Support NOT ON CALENDARSubstance Use Disorder Treatment In Criminal Justice System 7/13/2020 Governor Signed
Fiscal impact for this bill 2020-01-08 Herod and Kennedy- Donovan and Priola, Pettersen-- 
HB20-1028Instructs the school safety resource center to convene a working group to assess the needs of school districts with respect to the adequacy and availability of residential mental health treatment for children and youth with severe behavioral or mental health disorders and potential ways to resolve such needs and gather information on the availability, need, and cost associated with residential treatment services for children and youth in Colorado. Moses Support NOT ON CALENDARNeed For Juvenile Behavioral Health Treatment 1/24/2020 House Committee on Public Health Care & Human Services Postpone Indefinitely
Fiscal impact for this bill 2020-01-08 Beckman and Michaelson Jenet- Gonzales-- 
HB20-1035Establishes and expands programs help communities access supportive housing resources, and enhance such opportunities for individuals with behavioral, mental health, or substance use disorders who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless and who have contact with the criminal or juvenile justice system. The program must be targeted to communities that currently face barriers to accessing existing funds and will prioritize rural or frontier communities Moses Support NOT ON CALENDARPrograms To Develop Housing Support Services 6/16/2020 House Committee on Appropriations Lay Over Unamended - Amendment(s) Failed
Fiscal impact for this bill 2020-01-08 Singer- Fields-- 
HB20-1058Requires administrative units to allow behavior analysts to provide services during school hours upon parental request. Moses Monitor NOT ON CALENDARBehavior Analysts In Public Schools 5/27/2020 Senate Committee on Education Postpone Indefinitely
Fiscal impact for this bill 2020-01-08 Froelich- Bridges-- 
HB20-1065Includes a host of policies to enhance harm reduction strategies across Colorado. Frank Support NOT ON CALENDARHarm Reduction Substance Use Disorders 7/13/2020 Governor Signed
Fiscal impact for this bill 2020-01-08 Kennedy and Herod- Pettersen and Priola-- 
HB20-1079Implements a host of recommendations from the SOMB regarding juvenile sex offender registry policies, with the goal of enhancing juvenile mental health protective factors and enhancing public safety. Moses Support NOT ON CALENDARJuveniles On Colorado Sex Offender Registry 6/16/2020 House Committee on Appropriations Lay Over Unamended - Amendment(s) Failed
Fiscal impact for this bill 2020-01-08 Benavidez and Singer- Rodriguez-- 
HB20-1085Includes a range of policies aimed at prevention substance use disorders. Frank Support NOT ON CALENDARPrevention Of Substance Use Disorders 7/2/2020 Governor Vetoed
Fiscal impact for this bill 2020-01-10 Kennedy and Herod- Winter and Priola, Donovan, Pettersen-- 
HB20-1086Adds a requirement, as part of mandatory health insurance coverage of preventive health care services, that health plans cover an annual mental health wellness examination. Moses Support NOT ON CALENDARInsurance Coverage Mental Health Wellness Exam 6/10/2020 Senate Committee on Appropriations Postpone Indefinitely
Fiscal impact for this bill 2020-01-10 Michaelson Jenet and Larson- Fields-- 
HB20-1113Directs the creation of online education and awareness materials regarding behavioral health and allows health care professionals to meet CE requirements with mental health education. Frank Support NOT ON CALENDARMental Health Educational Resources 7/8/2020 Governor Signed
Fiscal impact for this bill 2020-01-15 Titone and Beckman, Cutter, Froelich, Jaquez Lewis, Kipp, Landgraf, Michaelson Jenet,Rich, Singer, Will, Young- -- 
HB20-1139Adds new definitions for peer professionals and "recovery support services organizations" for the purposes of authorizing state regulation and allowing peer professionals to bill medicaid within an RSSO. Creates a refundable income tax credit for eligible peer professionals. Frank Monitor NOT ON CALENDARPeer Support Professionals Behavioral Health 6/16/2020 House Committee on Appropriations Lay Over Unamended - Amendment(s) Failed
Fiscal impact for this bill 2020-01-16 Pelton and Caraveo- -- 
HB20-1140Prohibits HCPF from denying a medicaid recipient the right to purchase direct primary care services or enter into a direct primary care agreement Frank Monitor NOT ON CALENDARDirect Primary Care Services For Medicaid Recipients 3/11/2020 House Committee on Health & Insurance Postpone Indefinitely
Fiscal impact for this bill 2020-01-16 Buck- Ginal-- 
HB20-1206Continues the regulation of mental health professionals until 2029 and includes a host of clarifications and policies based on a DORA sunset report for these professions. Moses Support NOT ON CALENDARSunset Mental Health Professionals 7/14/2020 Governor Signed
Fiscal impact for this bill 2020-01-30 Michaelson Jenet and Landgraf, Cutter, Pelton, Young- -- 
HB20-1236Creates the Colorado affordable health care coverage easy enrollment program for the purpose of leveraging the tax filing process to connect uninsured Coloradans to free or subsidized health care coverage. Frank Support NOT ON CALENDARHealth Care Coverage Easy Enrollment Program 7/7/2020 Governor Signed
Fiscal impact for this bill 2020-01-31 Lontine and Will- Tate and Bridges-- 
HB20-1262Changes spending authority, reversion structure, and other financing for the housing assistance for persons transitioning from the criminal or juvenile justice system cash fund. Moses Monitor NOT ON CALENDARHousing Assistance Justice System Transition Money 3/20/2020 Governor Signed
Fiscal impact for this bill 2020-02-03 Esgar and McCluskie- Moreno and Zenzinger, Rankin-- 
HB20-1270Authorizes a physician or a mental health professional to evaluate or treat a minor patient for a behavioral health disorder with the consent of only one parent or legal guardian. Frank Monitor NOT ON CALENDAROne Parent Consent For Behavioral Health Services 5/28/2020 Senate Second Reading Laid Over to 12/31/2020 - No Amendments
Fiscal impact for this bill 2020-02-03 Michaelson Jenet- -- 
HB20-1271Repeals the laws relating to extreme risk protection orders and changes the standard for an involuntary 72-hour mental health hold from imminent danger to extreme risk and defines extreme risk as a credible and exigent threat of danger to self or others through actionable threats of violence or death as result of a current mental health state. Frank Monitor NOT ON CALENDARRepeal Red Flag And Amend 72-hour Hold 3/12/2020 House Committee on Judiciary Postpone Indefinitely
Fiscal impact for this bill 2020-02-03 Saine, Neville, Humphrey, Buck, Geitner, Sandridge, Van Winkle, Baisley, Ransom,Williams D.- Cooke and Smallwood-- 
HB20-1284CBHC has been involved in stakeholder meetings with an eye towards how this bill helps or hinders the two secure transport pilot programs operated by CBHC members. Once operational, the bill would create a reimbursement mechanism through Medicaid to help sustain other transport programs operated by CBHC members Moses Support NOT ON CALENDARSecure Transportation Behavioral Health Crisis 6/16/2020 House Committee on Appropriations Lay Over Unamended - Amendment(s) Failed
Fiscal impact for this bill 2020-02-04 Kraft-Tharp and McCluskie- Bridges and Smallwood-- 
HB20-1314Directs HCPF to procure trainings for comprehensive care coordination and treatment for persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities and co-occurring behavioral health needs to be delivered to up to 30 providers across the state. Moses Support NOT ON CALENDARBehavioral Health Crisis Response Training 6/16/2020 House Committee on Appropriations Lay Over Unamended - Amendment(s) Failed
Fiscal impact for this bill 2020-02-21 Young- -- 
HB20-1411 Frank Actively Support NOT ON CALENDARCOVID-19 Funds Allocation For Behavioral Health 6/22/2020 Governor Signed
Fiscal impact for this bill 2020-06-04 Michaelson Jenet and Kraft-Tharp- Pettersen-- 
HB20-1420  Actively Support Monday, June 15 2020
THIRD READING OF BILLS - FINAL PASSAGE
(1) in senate calendar.  
Adjust Tax Expenditures For State Education Fund 7/11/2020 Governor Signed
No fiscal impact for this bill 2020-06-08 Sirota and Gray- Moreno and Hansen-- 
SB20-001Requires CDE to offer a train the trainer program to improve school culture, promote youth behavioral and mental health, and prepare attendees to teach a youth behavioral and mental health training course. The department may enter into an agreement with an organization to provide the program. Appropriates $1 million for the program and outlines minimum inclusions in the program. Frank Actively Support NOT ON CALENDARExpand Behavioral Health Training For K-12 Educators 5/28/2020 Senate Second Reading Laid Over to 12/31/2020 - No Amendments
Fiscal impact for this bill 2020-01-08 Sirota and Beckman, Michaelson Jenet, Van Winkle- Fields, Gonzales-- 
SB20-007The bill hosts a wide number of policies aimed at increasing access to treatment for substance use disorders. Of those, the bill includes consolidation of alcohol and other substances emergency commitment statutes and procedures as well as appropriates an additional $1 million for CHSC loan forgiveness for substance use providers. Frank Actively Support NOT ON CALENDARTreatment Opioid And Other Substance Use Disorders 7/13/2020 Governor Signed
No fiscal impact for this bill 2020-01-08 Buentello and Wilson, Herod, Kennedy- Pettersen and Winter, Donovan, Priola-- 
SB20-014Requires schools to include behavioral health related policies in their excused absence policies. Moses Support NOT ON CALENDARExcused Absences In Public Schools For Behavioral Health 3/23/2020 Governor Signed
Fiscal impact for this bill 2020-01-08 Michaelson Jenet- Fields-- 
SB20-022Modifies the Colorado Health Service Corps to allow geriatric advanced practice providers into the loan repayment program. Moses Monitor NOT ON CALENDARIncrease Medical Providers For Senior Citizens 5/28/2020 Senate Second Reading Laid Over to 12/31/2020 - No Amendments
No fiscal impact for this bill 2020-01-08 Danielson-- 
SB20-026Expands the definition of exposure to a traumatic event to include "auditory" exposure for the purposes of workers compensation benefits with the aim of covering first responders and emergency professionals who operate via telephonic communications. Moses Support NOT ON CALENDARWorkers' Compensation For Audible Psychological Trauma 6/29/2020 Governor Signed
No fiscal impact for this bill 2020-01-08 Singer- Fields and Cooke, Rodriguez-- 
SB20-028Contains a host of policies targeted at enhancing SUD recovery services and opportunities. Frank Monitor Monday, June 15 2020
CONSIDERATION OF HOUSE AMENDMENTS TO SENATE BILLS
(2) in senate calendar.  
Substance Use Disorder Recovery 6/30/2020 Governor Signed
No fiscal impact for this bill 2020-01-08 Buentello and Herod, Kennedy- Pettersen and Priola-- 
SB20-033Authorizes eligible adults over 65 to continue participating in the existing medicaid-buy in program. Frank Monitor NOT ON CALENDARAllow Medicaid Buy-in Program After Age 65 7/7/2020 Governor Signed
Fiscal impact for this bill 2020-01-08 Lontine- Tate-- 
SB20-037creates a committee to develop a strategic plan to implement a trusted interoperability platform for information exchange between justice systems and community health agencies Moses Support NOT ON CALENDARTrusted Interoperability Platform Advisory Committee 3/11/2020 Governor Signed
No fiscal impact for this bill 2020-01-08 Singer- Rodriguez and Fields, Cooke-- 
SB20-042extends the repeal date for the MHDCJS committee and task force to July 1, 2023 and enhances the scope to behavioral health disorders. Moses Actively Support NOT ON CALENDARExtend Committee Treatment Persons In Criminal And Juvenile Justice Systems 6/25/2020 Governor Signed
Fiscal impact for this bill 2020-01-08 Singer, Benavidez- Rodriguez and Fields-- 
SB20-075Expands who can conduct competency evaluations to include advance practice nurses. Moses Monitor NOT ON CALENDARCompetency Evaluations By Advanced Practice Nurses 2/5/2020 Senate Committee on State, Veterans, & Military Affairs Postpone Indefinitely
Fiscal impact for this bill 2020-01-13 Crowder-- 
SB20-161Requires each judicial district to implement a pretrial release assessment process to assess arrested persons as soon as practicable but no later than 24 hours after admission to a detention facility and builds policies and expectations around that requirement. Moses Support NOT ON CALENDARPretrial Release 6/10/2020 Senate Committee on Appropriations Postpone Indefinitely
Fiscal impact for this bill 2020-02-04 Herod and Soper- Lee and Gardner-- 
SB20-181Reforms a number of policies targeted at expediting or dismissing the competency process for individuals with low level crimes and a history of mental health concerns. Moses Support NOT ON CALENDARMeasures On Incompetent To Proceed 6/29/2020 Governor Signed
Fiscal impact for this bill 2020-02-20 Weissman- Lee-- 
SB20-212  Monitor NOT ON CALENDARReimbursement For Telehealth Services 7/7/2020 Governor Signed
No fiscal impact for this bill 2020-06-01 Lontine and Soper, Landgraf, Will- Winter and Tate, Crowder--