2021 Legislative and Issue Analysis

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Analyses are based on bills or issues at the time of their consideration by the Board of  Directors. Bills may change during the course of a legislative session. For the current status of these and other bills introduced in the Colorado legislature, visit the website for the Colorado General Assembly.

Occasionally the Board of Directors also will take a position on a ballot measure. In compliance with state election law, no analyses are prepared on ballot measures that are not of official concern to the Health District.

Questions about analyses? Contact the Health District at 970-224-5209.

2021 Legislative and Issue Analysis
Bill or Issue What it concerns HD Board Action Date Considered
HB21-1030: Expanding Peace Officers Mental Health Grant Program
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The bill expands the peace officers mental health support grant program to include funding for response services to enhance law enforcement’s handling of calls for services related to mental health and social service needs, including calls that do not require the presence of a peace officer. The Board voted to Support HB21-1030. February 9, 2021