SB 20-022

  • Colorado Senate Bill
  • 2020 Regular Session
  • Introduced in Senate Jan 08, 2020
  • Senate
  • House
  • Governor

Increase Medical Providers For Senior Citizens

Abstract

The bill modifies the Colorado health service corps program administered by the primary care office (office) in the department of public health and environment, which includes a loan repayment program, as follows: Allows geriatric advanced practice providers, which include advanced practice nurses and physician assistants, to participate in the loan repayment program on the condition of committing to provide geriatric care to older adults in health professional shortage areas for a specified period; and Requires the general assembly to annually and continuously appropriate money from the general fund to the office for the 2020-21 through the 2024-25 fiscal years to help repay loans for geriatric advanced practice providers.(Note: This summary applies to this bill as introduced.)

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May 28, 2020

Senate

Senate Second Reading Laid Over to 12/31/2020 - No Amendments

May 26, 2020

Senate

Senate Second Reading Laid Over Daily - No Amendments

Mar 13, 2020

Senate

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

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

Jan 30, 2020

Senate

Senate Committee on Health & Human Services Refer Unamended to Appropriations

  • Referral-Committee
Health & Human Services Appropriations

Jan 08, 2020

Senate

Introduced In Senate - Assigned to Health & Human Services

  • Introduction
Health & Human Services

Bill Text

Bill Text Versions Format
Introduced (01/08/2020) PDF
PA1 (03/13/2020) PDF
Committee Amendment PDF

Related Documents

Document Format
Fiscal Note SA1 (03/12/2020) PDF
Fiscal Note FN1 (01/29/2020) PDF
Fiscal Note FN2 (07/14/2020) PDF

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