Colorado Senior Lobby Legislative Committee Report 2019

Colorado Senior Lobby

HB19-1001 Hospital Transparency Measures To Analyze Efficacy 
Comment: Ed
Position: Support
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Sponsors: C. Kennedy (D) / D. Moreno (D) | B. Rankin (R)
Status: 3/28/2019 Governor Signed
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Amendments: Amendments

HB19-1004 Proposal For Affordable Health Coverage Option 
Comment:
Position: Support
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Sponsors: D. Roberts (D) | M. Catlin (R) / K. Donovan (D)
Status: 5/17/2019 Governor Signed
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Amendments: Amendments

HB19-1010 Freestanding Emergency Departments Licensure 
Comment: Diane/ Bob E.
Position: Support
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Sponsors: K. Mullica (D) | L. Landgraf (R) / B. Gardner (R) | B. Pettersen (D)
Status: 5/29/2019 Governor Signed
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Amendments: Amendments

HB19-1043 Life Care Institutions Post Surety Bond As Reserve 
Comment: Phil
Position: Monitor
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Sponsors: R. Galindo / J. Danielson (D)
Status: 3/28/2019 Governor Signed
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

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HB19-1045 Office Of Public Guardianship Operation Conditions 
Comment: Kelsey, Ed, Kip
Position: Strongly Support
Calendar Notification: Friday, May 3 2019
THIRD READING OF BILLS - FINAL PASSAGE
(1) in senate calendar.
Sponsors: M. Snyder (D) | M. Soper (R) / J. Ginal (D)
Status: 5/30/2019 Governor Signed
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Amendments: Amendments

HB19-1058 Income Tax Benefits For Family Leave 
Comment: Suppress action until further notice
Position: Monitor
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Sponsors: L. Landgraf (R) | S. Beckman (R) / K. Priola (R)
Status: 1/31/2019 House Committee on Finance Postpone Indefinitely
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

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HB19-1077 Pharmacist Dispense Drug Without Prescription In Emergency 
Comment: Diane
Position: Support
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Sponsors: D. Roberts (D) / J. Tate (R) | B. Pettersen (D)
Status: 3/21/2019 Governor Signed
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Amendments: Amendments

HB19-1085 Grants For Property Tax Rent And Heat 
Comment: Rich
Position: Strongly Support
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Sponsors: T. Exum (D) / R. Zenzinger (D)
Status: 5/20/2019 Governor Signed
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Amendments: Amendments

HB19-1106 Rental Application Fees 
Comment: Rich, Diane
Position: Support
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Sponsors: B. Titone (D) | S. Gonzales-Gutierrez (D) / B. Pettersen (D)
Status: 4/25/2019 Governor Signed
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Amendments: Amendments

HB19-1118 Time Period To Cure Lease Violation 
Comment: Rich
Position: Support
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Sponsors: D. Jackson (D) | R. Galindo / A. Williams (D)
Status: 5/21/2019 Signed by Governor
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Amendments: Amendments

HB19-1131 Prescription Drug Cost Education 
Comment: Diane
Position: Support
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Sponsors: S. Jaquez Lewis (D) / F. Winter (D)
Status: 5/16/2019 Governor Signed
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Amendments: Amendments

HB19-1135 Clarify Income Tax Credit For Retrofitting A Home 
Comment: Kelley
Position: Support
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Sponsors: M. Gray (D) / J. Tate (R) | F. Winter (D)
Status: 4/12/2019 Governor Signed
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Amendments: Amendments

HB19-1141 Preserve Senior And Disabled Veteran Property Tax Exemption 
Comment: Kelley
Position:
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Sponsors: S. Beckman (R)
Status: 4/18/2019 House Committee on State, Veterans, & Military Affairs Postpone Indefinitely
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

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HB19-1145 Primary Residence Exempt Liens For Medical Debt 
Comment: ED
Position: Support
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Sponsors: K. Tipper (D) | S. Jaquez Lewis (D)
Status: 3/11/2019 House Committee on Finance Postpone Indefinitely
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

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HB19-1154 Patient Choice Of Pharmacy 
Comment: this bill has been PI'd
Position: Strongly Support
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Sponsors: M. Catlin (R) | K. Mullica (D) / J. Danielson (D) | D. Coram (R)
Status: 2/13/2019 House Committee on Health & Insurance Postpone Indefinitely
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

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HB19-1170 Residential Tenants Health And Safety Act 
Comment: Christina, Brandi
Position: Monitor
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Sponsors: D. Jackson (D) | M. Weissman (D) / A. Williams (D) | J. Bridges (D)
Status: 5/21/2019 Signed by Governor
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Amendments: Amendments

HB19-1172 Title 12 Recodification And Reorganization 
Comment: Kelley
Position: Monitor
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Sponsors: M. Weissman (D) / B. Gardner (R) | J. Cooke (R)
Status: 4/25/2019 Governor Signed
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Amendments: Amendments

HB19-1174 Out-of-network Health Care Services 
Comment: Ed, Diane
Position: Support
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Sponsors: D. Esgar (D) | M. Catlin (R) / B. Gardner (R) | B. Pettersen (D)
Status: 5/15/2019 Sent to the Governor
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Amendments: Amendments

HB19-1184 Demographic Notes For Certain Legislative Bills 
Comment: Ed
Position: Support
Calendar Notification: Friday, May 3 2019
THIRD READING OF BILLS - FINAL PASSAGE (CONTINUED)
(1) in senate calendar.
Sponsors: L. Herod (D) | Y. Caraveo (D) / A. Williams (D)
Status: 5/23/2019 Governor Signed
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Amendments: Amendments

HB19-1189 Wage Garnishment Reform 
Comment: Evelyn M
Position: Monitor
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Sponsors: M. Gray (D) | A. Valdez (D) / J. Bridges (D) | R. Fields (D)
Status: 5/21/2019 Signed by Governor
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Amendments: Amendments

HB19-1211 Prior Authorization Requirements Health Care Service 
Comment: Jeanette, Christiana
Position: Support
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Sponsors: D. Michaelson Jenet (D) | Y. Caraveo (D) / A. Williams (D)
Status: 5/13/2019 Governor Signed
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Amendments: Amendments

HB19-1216 Reduce Insulin Prices 
Comment: Jeanette, Diane
Position: Strongly Support
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Sponsors: D. Roberts (D) / K. Donovan (D) | K. Priola (R)
Status: 5/22/2019 Governor Signed
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Amendments: Amendments

HB19-1223 Social Security Disability Application Assistance 
Comment: no one assigned
Position: Support
Calendar Notification: Friday, May 3 2019
THIRD READING OF BILLS - FINAL PASSAGE
(1) in senate calendar.
Sponsors: D. Michaelson Jenet (D) | C. Larson (R) / F. Winter (D)
Status: 5/31/2019 Governor Signed
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Amendments: Amendments

HB19-1228 Increase Tax Credit Allocation Affordable Housing 
Comment:
Position: Monitor
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Sponsors: S. Bird (D) | B. Titone (D) / R. Zenzinger (D) | J. Tate (R)
Status: 5/17/2019 Governor Signed
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Amendments:

HB19-1239 Census Outreach Grant Program 
Comment: Rich
Position: Support
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Sponsors: K. Tipper (D) | Y. Caraveo (D) / K. Priola (R) | F. Winter (D)
Status: 5/23/2019 Governor Signed
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Amendments: Amendments

HB19-1245 Affordable Housing Funding From Vendor Fee Changes 
Comment: Diane
Position: Support
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Sponsors: M. Weissman (D) / J. Gonzales (D) | M. Foote (D)
Status: 5/17/2019 Governor Signed
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Amendments: Amendments

HB19-1268 Assisted Living Residence Referral Disclosures 
Comment: Kelley
Position: Strongly Support
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Sponsors: J. Singer (D) | K. Van Winkle (R) / N. Todd (D) | D. Hisey (R)
Status: 5/13/2019 Governor Signed
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

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HB19-1269 Mental Health Parity Insurance Medicaid 
Comment: Christina, JEanette
Position: Support
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Sponsors: L. Cutter (D) | T. Sullivan (D) / J. Ginal (D) | B. Gardner (R)
Status: 5/16/2019 Governor Signed
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Amendments: Amendments

HB19-1289 Consumer Protection Act 
Comment:
Position: Support
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Sponsors: M. Weissman (D) / M. Foote (D) | J. Gonzales (D)
Status: 5/23/2019 Governor Signed
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Amendments: Amendments

HB19-1307 Clarify Disclosure Of A Report To At-risk Adult 
Comment:
Position: Monitor
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Sponsors: T. Kraft-Tharp (D) | C. Larson (R) / P. Lee (D) | B. Gardner (R)
Status: 5/31/2019 Governor Signed
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

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HB19-1309 Mobile Home Park Act Oversight 
Comment: Ed, Rich
Position: Support
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Sponsors: E. Hooton (D) | J. McCluskie (D) / S. Fenberg (D) | P. Lee (D)
Status: 5/23/2019 Governor Signed
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Amendments: Amendments

HB19-1317 Income Tax Credit And Senior Property Tax Exemption 
Comment:
Position: Strongly Support
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Sponsors: C. Kennedy (D) | M. Weissman (D) / L. Court (D)
Status: 4/18/2019 House Committee on State, Veterans, & Military Affairs Postpone Indefinitely
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

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HB19-1319 Incentives Developers Facilitate Affordable Housing 
Comment:
Position: Actively Monitor
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Sponsors: S. Bird (D) | H. McKean (R) / F. Winter (D) | D. Hisey (R)
Status: 5/17/2019 Governor Signed
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Amendments: Amendments

HB19-1320 Hospital Community Benefit Accountability 
Comment:
Position: Support
Calendar Notification: Friday, May 3 2019
THIRD READING OF BILLS - FINAL PASSAGE
(1) in senate calendar.
Sponsors: C. Kennedy (D) | S. Lontine (D) / F. Winter (D)
Status: 5/16/2019 Governor Signed
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Amendments: Amendments

HB19-1322 Expand Supply Affordable Housing 
Comment: Christina,
Rich
Position: Support
Calendar Notification: Friday, May 3 2019
THIRD READING OF BILLS - FINAL PASSAGE
(1) in senate calendar.
Sponsors: D. Roberts (D) | P. Will (R) / D. Moreno (D) | D. Coram (R)
Status: 5/17/2019 Governor Signed
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Amendments: Amendments

HB19-1326 Rates For Senior Low-income Dental Program 
Comment: Jeanette, Christina
Position: Support
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Sponsors: D. Esgar (D) | C. Hansen (D) / R. Zenzinger (D) | B. Rankin (R)
Status: 5/14/2019 Governor Signed
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

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HB19-1328 Landlord And Tenant Duties Regarding Bed Bugs 
Comment:
Position: Monitor
Calendar Notification: Friday, May 3 2019
THIRD READING OF BILLS - FINAL PASSAGE
(1) in senate calendar.
Sponsors: L. Herod (D) / R. Rodriguez (D)
Status: 6/3/2019 Governor Signed
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Amendments: Amendments

SB19-004 Address High-cost Health Insurance Pilot Program 
Comment: Diane
Position: Monitor
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Sponsors: K. Donovan (D) / D. Roberts (D) | J. McCluskie (D)
Status: 5/17/2019 Governor Signed
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Amendments: Amendments

SB19-005 Import Prescription Drugs From Canada 
Comment: Ed
Position: Support
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Sponsors: R. Rodriguez (D) | J. Ginal (D) / S. Jaquez Lewis (D)
Status: 5/15/2019 Signed by Governor
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Amendments: Amendments

SB19-015 Create Statewide Health Care Review Committee 
Comment: Kelley,Christina
Position: Strongly Support
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Sponsors: J. Ginal (D) / S. Beckman (R) | C. Kipp (D)
Status: 5/30/2019 Governor Signed
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Amendments: Amendments

SB19-072 Bill Of Rights Protected Person Under Guardianship 
Comment: Kelsey
Position: Oppose
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Sponsors: C. Holbert (R) / K. Ransom (R) | J. Melton (D)
Status: 2/13/2019 Senate Committee on Judiciary Postpone Indefinitely
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

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SB19-073 Statewide System Of Advance Medical Directives 
Comment: Christina
Position: Support
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Sponsors: J. Ginal (D) / L. Landgraf (R) | D. Roberts (D)
Status: 5/15/2019 Signed by Governor
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Amendments: Amendments

SB19-107 Broadband Infrastructure Installation 
Comment:
Position: Monitor
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Sponsors: K. Donovan (D) / D. Roberts (D)
Status: 6/3/2019 Governor Signed
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Amendments: Amendments

SB19-132 Senior Property Tax Exemption Medical Necessity 
Comment: Jeanette
Position:
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Sponsors: B. Gardner (R) / T. Carver (R)
Status: 4/30/2019 Senate Committee on Finance Postpone Indefinitely
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

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SB19-134 Out-of-network Health Care Disclosures And Charges 
Comment: Ed, Diane, Christina, Jeanette
Position: Monitor
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Sponsors: R. Fields (D) | J. Tate (R) / M. Soper (R)
Status: 4/25/2019 Senate Committee on Health & Human Services Postpone Indefinitely
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

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SB19-146 Sunset Home Care Agencies 
Comment: Rich,Jarret, Christina
Position: Monitor
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Sponsors: B. Pettersen (D) / C. Kennedy (D)
Status: 5/28/2019 Governor Signed
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Amendments: Amendments

SB19-172 Protect From Unlawful Abandonment And Confinement 
Comment: Rich, Ed, Bob B.
Position: Strongly Support
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Sponsors: J. Danielson (D) | J. Ginal (D) / J. Singer (D)
Status: 5/30/2019 Governor Signed
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Amendments: Amendments

SB19-173 Colorado Secure Savings Plan Board 
Comment: Rich
Position: Strongly Support
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Sponsors: K. Donovan (D) | B. Pettersen (D) / T. Kraft-Tharp (D) | C. Hansen (D)
Status: 5/21/2019 Signed by Governor
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Amendments: Amendments

SB19-180 Eviction Legal Defense Fund 
Comment: Christina
Position: Support
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Sponsors: F. Winter (D) / J. McCluskie (D)
Status: 5/30/2019 Governor Signed
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Amendments: Amendments

SB19-188 FAMLI Family Medical Leave Insurance Program 
Comment: Jeanette
Position: Monitor
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Sponsors: F. Winter (D) | A. Williams (D) / M. Gray (D) | M. Duran (D)
Status: 5/30/2019 Governor Signed
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Amendments: Amendments

SB19-225 Authorize Local Governments To Stabilize Rent 
Comment:
Position: Support
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Sponsors: J. Gonzales (D) | R. Rodriguez (D) / S. Lontine (D) | S. Gonzales-Gutierrez (D)
Status: 4/30/2019 Senate Second Reading Laid Over to 05/02/2019 - No Amendments
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Amendments: Amendments

SB19-238 Improve Wages And Accountability Home Care Workers 
Comment: a few key amendments made
Position: Monitor
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Sponsors: J. Danielson (D) | D. Moreno (D) / C. Kennedy (D) | M. Duran (D)
Status: 5/28/2019 Governor Signed
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Amendments: Amendments

SB19-254 Nursing Home Penalty Cash Fund 
Comment: Christina Rich
Position: Support
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
Sponsors: R. Zenzinger (D) / K. Ransom (R)
Status: 5/29/2019 Governor Signed
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

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