Colorado Capitol Watch


Welcome Visitor

Forgot password?
Subscribe for Current Session

My CCW Tools

Look Up Bills

Look Up Legislators

Legislative Year: 2021 Change

Bill Detail: HB21-1021

Return to list of bills

emailSend an email to your legislator

Title Peer Support Professionals Behavioral Health
Status Governor Signed (06/18/2021)
Bill Subjects
  • Human Services
  • Labor & Employment
House Sponsors Y. Caraveo (D)
R. Pelton (R)
Senate Sponsors R. Zenzinger (D)
D. Hisey (R)
House Committee Public and Behavioral Health & Human Services
Senate Committee Finance
Date Introduced 02/16/2021

The bill requires the department of human services (state
department) to establish procedures to approve recovery support services
organizations for reimbursement of peer support professional services.
The bill also gives the executive director of the state department
rule-making authority to establish other criteria and standards as

The bill permits a recovery support services organization to charge
and submit for reimbursement from the medical assistance program
certain eligible peer support services provided by peer support
The bill authorizes the department of health care policy and
financing to reimburse recovery support services organizations for
permissible claims for peer support services submitted under the medical
services program.
The bill requires contracts entered into between the state
department's office of behavioral health and designated managed service
organizations to include terms and conditions related to the support of
peer-run recovery support services organizations.

Committee Reports
with Amendments
Full Text
Full Text of Bill (pdf) (most recent)
Fiscal Notes Fiscal Notes (08/05/2021) (most recent)  
Additional Bill Documents Bill Documents
  • Past bill versions
  • Past fiscal notes
  • Committee activity and documents
  • Bill History
Lobbyists Lobbyists
Audio [This feature is available by subscription.]  
Votes House and Senate Votes
Vote Totals Vote Totals by Party
border   border
Copyright © 2008-2020 State Capitol Watch