HB 17-1264

  • Colorado House Bill
  • 2017 Regular Session
  • Introduced in House May 01, 2017
  • House
  • Senate
  • Signed by Governor Jun 05, 2017

PACE Ombudsman Program Add Local Ombudsmen

Abstract

The existing all-inclusive care for the elderly (PACE) program includes the state PACE ombudsman. The bill adds local PACE ombudsmen to the state ombudsman's office (office). The bill contains provisions relating to local PACE ombudsmen, including training, designation as representatives of the office, access to PACE centers and participants, authority to file complaints on behalf of PACE participants, and immunity from liability. The bill includes time frames for the state PACE ombudsman to complete duties and functions of the office, including establishing statewide policies and procedures for investigating and resolving complaints relating to PACE programs and training local PACE ombudsmen. The department of human services shall report to the joint budget committee and to its legislative committee of reference concerning the long-term care ombudsman program and the state PACE ombudsman program, including program caseloads and the need, if any, for additional local ombudsmen. The bill repeals statutory provisions relating to stakeholder recommendations and a report concerning the expansion of the PACE ombudsman program to include local PACE ombudsmen. (Note: This summary applies to the reengrossed version of this bill as introduced in the second house.)

Bill Sponsors (4)

Votes


Actions


Jun 05, 2017

Office of the Governor

Governor Signed

May 22, 2017

Office of the Governor

Sent to the Governor

May 19, 2017

Colorado General Assembly

Signed by the Speaker of the House

Colorado General Assembly

Signed by the President of the Senate

May 10, 2017

Colorado General Assembly

House Considered Senate Amendments - Result was to Concur - Repass

Colorado General Assembly

Senate Third Reading Passed - No Amendments

Colorado General Assembly

Senate Third Reading Reconsidered - No Amendments

Colorado General Assembly

Senate Third Reading Passed - No Amendments

May 09, 2017

Colorado General Assembly

Senate Second Reading Special Order - Passed with Amendments - Committee

May 08, 2017

Colorado General Assembly

Senate Committee on Appropriations Refer Unamended to Senate Committee of the Whole

  • Referral-Committee
  • Committee-Passage
Senate Committee of the Whole Appropriations

May 04, 2017

Colorado General Assembly

Senate Committee on Finance Refer Amended to Appropriations

  • Referral-Committee
Appropriations Finance

May 01, 2017

Colorado General Assembly

Introduced In Senate - Assigned to Finance

  • Introduction
Finance

Colorado General Assembly

House Third Reading Passed - No Amendments

Apr 28, 2017

Colorado General Assembly

House Second Reading Special Order - Passed with Amendments - Committee

Colorado General Assembly

House Committee on Appropriations Refer Amended to House Committee of the Whole

  • Referral-Committee
  • Committee-Passage
House Committee of the Whole Appropriations

Mar 23, 2017

Colorado General Assembly

House Committee on Health, Insurance, & Environment Refer Unamended to Appropriations

  • Referral-Committee
Health, Insurance, & Environment Appropriations

Mar 15, 2017

Colorado General Assembly

Introduced In House - Assigned to Health, Insurance, & Environment

  • Introduction
Health, Insurance, & Environment

Bill Text

Bill Text Versions Format
Amendment J.002 PDF
Committee Amendment PDF
PA1 (04/28/2017) PDF
PA2 (05/05/2017) PDF
Introduced (03/15/2017) PDF
Engrossed (04/28/2017) PDF
Reengrossed (05/01/2017) PDF
Revised (05/09/2017) PDF
Rerevised (05/10/2017) PDF
Final Act (05/19/2017) PDF
Signed Act (06/05/2017) PDF

Related Documents

Document Format
Fiscal Note SA1 (04/28/2017) PDF
Fiscal Note SA2 (05/08/2017) PDF
Fiscal Note FN1 (03/29/2017) PDF
Fiscal Note FN2 (05/08/2017) PDF
Fiscal Note FN3 (08/14/2017) PDF

Sources

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