Contact House Appropriations Members – Urge Support for HB09-1111 and HB09-1119!

Two bills that CRHC supports are scheduled to be heard this Friday, April 3rd in House Appropriations and we need your help to move them through!

HB09-1111: Health Resources for Underserved Areas is an extrememly important bill that will greatly impact rural healthcare access and services by strengthening the Primary Care Office. For detailed information on this bill, please visit the CRHC Legislative Update page.

HB09-1119: Rural Substance Abuse Grant Program: would establish the rural alcohol and substance abuse grant program that would provide alcohol and substance abuse treatment and prevention services to youth who reside in rural areas of the state. Rural is defined in this bill to be a county with less than 30,000 people.

Please contact your Representative and urge their support for these bills!

House Appropriations Committee Members
Jack Pommer: 303-866-2780;
Mark Ferrandino: 303-866-2911;
Bob Gardner: 303-866-2191;
Joel Judd: 303-866-2925;
John Kefalas: 303-866-4569;
Andy Kerr: 303-866-2923;
Jim Kerr: 303-866-2939;
Don Marostica: 303-866-2947;
Beth McCann: 303-866-2959;
Sal Pace: 303-866-2968;
Jim Riesberg: 303-866-2929;
Jerry Sonnenberg: 303-866-3706;
Glenn Vaad: 303-866-2943;

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