Amendments for HB20-1221

House Journal, March 5
5 HB20-1221 be amended as follows, and as so amended, be referred to
6 the Committee of the Whole with favorable
7 recommendation:
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9 Amend printed bill, page 2, line 3, strike "(2)(b)" and substitute "(1)(a)
10 and (2)(b); and add (2)(c)".
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12 Page 2, line 5, after "rules." insert "(1) (a) The general assembly
13 authorizes the state department to implement a pilot program that would
14 allow an eligible person with a disability to receive complementary or
15 alternative medicine to the extent authorized by federal waiver. The pilot
16 program may begin no later than January 1, 2012. The state department
17 shall design and implement the pilot program with input from an advisory
18 committee that must include, but need not be limited to, persons with
19 spinal cord injuries who are receiving complementary or alternative
20 medicine. The state department shall continue to utilize a volunteer
21 outreach coordinator throughout the duration of the pilot program whose
22 duties include, but are not limited to, facilitating participant and provider
23 enrollment and acting as an informal liaison between the state
24 department, pilot program participants, and other stakeholders. The state
25 department may seek any federal waivers that may be necessary to
26 implement this part 13.".
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28 Page 2, line 7, strike "PRIMARY CONDITION OF A".
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30 Page 2, lines 9 and 10, strike "AND HAVE A SECONDARY CONDITION OF
31 PARALYSIS;" and substitute "WITH THE TOTAL INABILITY FOR
32 INDEPENDENT AMBULATION DIRECTLY RESULTING FROM ONE OF THESE
33 DIAGNOSES;".
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35 Page 2, line 13, strike "and" and substitute "and".
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37 Page 2, strike line 22 and substitute "SERVICES.".
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39 Page 2, strike line 23 and substitute:
40 "(c) THE PILOT PROGRAM IS AVAILABLE TO ALL ELIGIBLE
41 INDIVIDUALS IN COLORADO.".
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43 Page 3, strike lines 1 through 3.
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45 Page 3, line 4, strike "date." and substitute "date - implementation. (1)".
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47 Page 3, after line 13 insert:
48 "(2) The amendments to section 25.5-6-1303 (2)(b), Colorado
49 Revised Statutes, in section 1 of this act must be implemented no later
50 than July 1, 2021.".
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