Bills Still in Play that LeadingAge Colorado is Tracking
May 03, 2016
The Legislature is working furiously this week to address over 300 outstanding bills before it adjourns sine die next Wednesday. LeadingAge Colorado is working a few bills still in play that address the privatization of QMAP training programs, rate setting and the establishment of a state ombudsman office for the Program of All-inclusive Care for ...
Assisted Living Advisory Committee
March 31, 2016
CDPHE’s Assisted Living Advisory Committee met last week and discussed the minimum requirements for assisted living residence (ALR) administrators. The group did not make any decisions but did agree that the committee should develop separate pathways based on education, training and experience for individuals to become administrators. The group al...
Bill to keep sales tax exemption for meals served to residents moves forward
March 22, 2016
The Senate Finance Committee unanimously approved HB 1187 sponsored by Sen. Chris Holbert (R-30) that maintains the sales tax exemption for meals served to residents of retirement communities. The bill, requested by LeadingAge Colorado, addresses a Colorado Department of Revenue (DOR) proposed change to a long-time understanding of the law that me...