BILL SUMMARY for HB09-1215
SENATE COMMITTEE ON FINANCE
|Votes: View--> ||Action Taken: |
|Refer House Bill 09-1215 to the Committee of the W||PASS|
02:04 PM -- House Bill 09-1215
Senator Tapia, prime sponsor, presented House Bill 09-1215. The bill would create the State Supplemental Security Income (SSI) Stabilization Fund to assist the Colorado Department of Human Services (DHS) in meeting the federal target for state spending for recipients of SSI benefits. Senator Tapia explained that the bill is recommended by the Joint Budget Committee (JBC) and distributed a summary of the bill prepared by the JBC staff (Attachment A). Senator Tapia said that the bill ensures that the "federal maintenance of effort" requirements on benefits paid to persons receiving federal SSI are met.
No witnesses signed up to testify on the bill. Senator Sandoval closed public testimony. The committee recessed in order to gather all members to vote.
The committee reconvened.
|TIME: || 02:10:38 PM|
|MOTION:||Refer House Bill 09-1215 to the Committee of the Whole. The motion passed 4-3. |
Final YES: 4 NO: 3 EXC: 0 ABS: 0 FINAL ACTION: PASS