This bill would require the Division of Insurance to promulgate rules governing conditions for which treatments other than opioids are appropriate.View Update
Each week during sessions of the Colorado General Assembly, we bring you the latest news and analysis of legislation impacting the early development, health, and education of Colorado kids. Check the updates below for analysis, testimony, fact sheets, vote totals, and other information to help you stay informed.
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This bill allows the state to pick up a federal fee on healthcare insurance providers set to expire at the end of this year. The state would use the revenue collected to do three key things through a state-run business (Enterprise fund)View Update
This bill would raise the minimum age to purchase nicotine products from 18 to 21 years old and ban online sales of nicotine products without proof of I.D.View Update
Peer support professionals are individuals in recovery from mental health/substance use conditions who use their experience to help others to recover.View Update
This bill would update and improve the Mobile Home Park Act (MHPA) and the Dispute Resolution and Enforcement Program.View Update
This bill would direct the Department of Human Services to provide technical assistance and financial incentives to early care and education programs with a level 1 or 2 quality rating in Colorado Shines to support these programs in advancing to a higher level rating.View Update