July 19, 2019

HB 14-1257: Allowing Audit of Colorado Health Benefit Exchange/Connect for Health Colorado

On February 3, 2014, Reps. Jerry Sonnenberg & Dan Nordberg and Sens. David Balmer & Steve King introduced HB 14-1257 – Concerning the Authority of the State Auditor to Conduct a Performance Audit of the Colorado Health Benefit Exchange. This summary is published here courtesy of the Colorado Bar Association’s e-Legislative Report.

Legislative Audit Committee

The bill allows the state auditor to conduct a performance audit of the Colorado health benefit exchange and submit a written report to the legislative audit committee with any findings and recommendations. The authority to conduct performance audits continues as long as the state auditor or the legislative audit committee deems it appropriate.

The bill passed out of the House on March 7. On March 12, the bill was assigned to the Senate Health & Human Services Committee.

Since this summary, the bill was postponed indefinitely in the Senate on March 26, 2014.