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Introduced - Jan 10, 2018
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HB 18-1003 - House Bill

Opioid Misuse Prevention

Section 1 of the bill establishes in statute the opioid and other substance use disorders study committee, consisting of 5 senators and 5 representatives from the general assembly, to:

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Introduced - Jan 10, 2018
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HB 18-1040 - House Bill

Inmate Treatment Incentive Plans

This bill requires the Department of Corrections (DOC) to track data on inmates who are not receiving the mental health treatment specified in their rehabilitation report and to develop incentive plans to attract additional mental health providers to the geographic areas where inmates are not rec

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Introduced - Jan 10, 2018
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HB 18-1058 - House Bill

Financial Assistance For County Jails And Courts

Current law tasks the underfunded courthouse facility cash fund commission to evaluate grant applications and issue grants to counties for underfunded courthouse facilities through master planning services, matching funds or leverage grant funding opportunities, or for addressing emergency needs

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Introduced - Jan 10, 2018
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HB 18-1050 - House Bill

Competency To Proceed Juvenile Justice System

The bill establishes a juvenile-specific definition of 'competent to proceed' and 'incompetent to proceed' for juveniles involved in the juvenile justice system, as well as specific definitions for 'developmental disability', 'mental capacity', and 'mental disability' when used in this context.

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Introduced - Jan 18, 2018
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HB 18-1109 - House Bill

Discretionary Parole Of Special Needs Offenders

This bill decreases an existing age requirement and adds a third category of offenders eligible to apply for the state's special needs offender program. It increases workload and costs for some agencies and increases workload and decreases costs for another agency.

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Introduced - Jan 23, 2018
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HB 18-1136 - House Bill

Substance Use Disorder Treatment

The bill adds residential and inpatient substance use disorder services to the Colorado medical assistance program. The benefit is limited to persons who meet nationally recognized, evidence-based level of care criteria for residential and inpatient substance use disorder treatment.

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