HB 18-1006

  • Colorado House Bill
  • 2018 Regular Session
  • Introduced in House Apr 23, 2018
  • Passed House Apr 20, 2018
  • Passed Senate May 04, 2018
  • Signed by Governor Jun 04, 2018

Infant Newborn Screening

Abstract

The bill updates the current newborn screening program to require more timely newborn hearing screenings. The department of public health and environment (department) is authorized to assess a fee for newborn screening and necessary follow-up services. The bill creates the newborn hearing screening cash fund for the purpose of covering the costs of the program. The bill requires the state board of health to promulgate rules: Concerning the requirements of the newborn screening program for genetic and metabolic disorders; Requiring entities with information pertinent to newborn screening to report to the department; and To establish and maintain appropriate follow-up services for newborns at risk of hearing loss and newborns who fail to receive screening. The bill requires the department to develop and publish materials on its website for education and training on cytomegalovirus. The bill appropriates money to the department from: The information technology cash fund for use by the center for health and environmental data for an information and technology system for hearing loss screening; The newborn screening and genetic counseling cash fund for use by the laboratory services division; and The newborn hearing screening cash fund for use by the center for health and environmental data.(Note: This summary applies to the reengrossed version of this bill as introduced in the second house.) , Read More

Bill Sponsors (4)

Votes


Actions


Jun 04, 2018

Office of the Governor

Governor Signed

May 18, 2018

Office of the Governor

Sent to the Governor

Senate

Signed by the President of the Senate

May 17, 2018

House

Signed by the Speaker of the House

May 07, 2018

House

House Considered Senate Amendments - Result was to Concur - Repass

May 04, 2018

House

House Considered Senate Amendments - Result was to Laid Over Daily

Senate

Senate Third Reading Passed - No Amendments

May 03, 2018

Senate

Senate Second Reading Special Order - Passed with Amendments - Committee

Senate

Senate Committee on Appropriations Refer Amended - Consent Calendar to Senate Committee of the Whole

  • Committee-Passage
Appropriations

Senate

Senate Committee on Finance Refer Unamended to Appropriations

  • Referral-Committee
Finance Appropriations

May 02, 2018

Senate

Senate Committee on State, Veterans, & Military Affairs Refer Amended to Finance

  • Referral-Committee
State, Veterans, & Military Affairs Finance

Apr 23, 2018

Senate

Introduced In Senate - Assigned to State, Veterans, & Military Affairs

  • Introduction
State, Veterans, & Military Affairs

Apr 20, 2018

House

House Third Reading Passed - No Amendments

Apr 19, 2018

House

House Second Reading Special Order - Passed with Amendments - Committee, Floor

House

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

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

Feb 05, 2018

House

House Committee on Finance Refer Unamended to Appropriations

  • Referral-Committee
Finance Appropriations

Jan 30, 2018

House

House Committee on Public Health Care & Human Services Refer Amended to Finance

  • Referral-Committee
Finance

Jan 10, 2018

House

Introduced In House - Assigned to Public Health Care & Human Services

  • Introduction
Public Health Care & Human Services

Bill Text

Bill Text Versions Format
Committee Amendment PDF
PA1 (02/01/2018) PDF
PA2 (04/19/2018) PDF
PA3 (05/02/2018) PDF
PA4 (05/03/2018) PDF
Introduced (01/10/2018) PDF
Engrossed (04/19/2018) PDF
Reengrossed (04/20/2018) PDF
Revised (05/03/2018) PDF
Rerevised (05/04/2018) PDF
Final Act (05/18/2018) PDF
Signed Act (06/04/2018) PDF

Related Documents

Document Format
Fiscal Note SA1 (04/19/2018) PDF
Fiscal Note SA2 (05/03/2018) PDF
Fiscal Note FN1 (01/29/2018) PDF
Fiscal Note FN2 (04/02/2018) PDF
Fiscal Note FN3 (08/21/2018) PDF

Sources

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