HB 20-1219

  • Colorado House Bill
  • 2020 Regular Session
  • Introduced in House Jun 06, 2020
  • Passed House Jun 05, 2020
  • Passed Senate Jun 10, 2020
  • Signed by Governor Jul 14, 2020

Sunset Continue Licensing Audiologists

Abstract

The act implements the recommendations of the department of regulatory agencies' sunset review and report on the licensing of audiologists by: Continuing the licensing of audiologists for 11 years, to 2031; Requiring licensees and insurance carriers to report any malpractice settlements or judgments to the director of the division of professions and occupations in the department of regulatory agencies within 30 days and specifying that failure of a licensee to comply with this requirement is grounds for discipline; Requiring final agency actions to be appealed directly to the court of appeals; Amending the language in the grounds for discipline referring to an alcohol or substance use disorder; and Adding deceptive trade practice provisions related to the dispensing of hearing aids by audiologists. The act also requires each audiologist to complete at least 10 hours of continuing education each license renewal period. (Note: This summary applies to this bill as enacted.)

Bill Sponsors (3)

Votes


Actions


Jul 14, 2020

Office of the Governor

Governor Signed

Jul 02, 2020

Office of the Governor

Sent to the Governor

Senate

Signed by the President of the Senate

House

Signed by the Speaker of the House

Jun 12, 2020

House

House Considered Senate Amendments - Result was to Concur - Repass

Jun 11, 2020

House

House Considered Senate Amendments - Result was to Laid Over Daily

Jun 10, 2020

Senate

Senate Third Reading Passed - No Amendments

Jun 09, 2020

Senate

Senate Second Reading Special Order - Passed with Amendments - Floor

Senate

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

  • Committee-Passage
Appropriations

Jun 08, 2020

Senate

Senate Committee on Finance Refer Unamended to Appropriations

  • Referral-Committee
Appropriations Finance

Jun 06, 2020

Senate

Introduced In Senate - Assigned to Finance

  • Introduction
Finance

Jun 05, 2020

House

House Third Reading Passed - No Amendments

Jun 04, 2020

House

House Second Reading Special Order - Passed with Amendments - Committee

Jun 03, 2020

House

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

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

Mar 12, 2020

House

House Committee on Finance Refer Unamended to Appropriations

  • Referral-Committee
Appropriations Finance

Feb 26, 2020

House

House Committee on Health & Insurance Refer Amended to Finance

  • Referral-Committee
Finance

Jan 30, 2020

House

Introduced In House - Assigned to Health & Insurance

  • Introduction
Health & Insurance

Bill Text

Bill Text Versions Format
Signed Act (07/14/2020) PDF
Final Act (07/02/2020) PDF
Rerevised (06/10/2020) PDF
Revised (06/09/2020) PDF
Reengrossed (06/05/2020) PDF
Engrossed (06/04/2020) PDF
Introduced (01/30/2020) PDF
PA1 (02/27/2020) PDF
Committee Amendment PDF

Related Documents

Document Format
Fiscal Note SA1 (06/02/2020) PDF
Fiscal Note SA2 (06/09/2020) PDF
Fiscal Note FN1 (02/25/2020) PDF
Fiscal Note FN2 (05/27/2020) PDF

Sources

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