Colorado Health Insurance Exchange Oversight Committee


Report to Legislative Council   Final Report


Committee Members
Representatives Senators
Beth McCann, Vice-chair Ellen Roberts, Chair
Lois Landgraf Irene Aguilar
Dianne Primavera John Kefalas
Su Ryden  Kevin Lundberg
Lang Sias  Beth Martinez Humenik


Staff Contacts:
Bill Zepernick 
Amanda King
Elizabeth Haskell
(303) 866-3521

To contact committee staff, please email:

Submit Feedback on Connect for Health Colorado

2015 Committee Schedule
Meeting Information Time Location
 March 18 Agenda Summary  7:30 a.m.  SCR 356
April 1 Agenda Summary  7:30 a.m.  Room 271
April 8 Subcommittee Concerning Executive Director Appointment  8:00 a.m. SCR 352
April 15 Agenda Summary  7:30 a.m. Room 271
April 17 Subcommittee Meeting  7:30 a.m. SCR 352
April 29 Agenda Summary  7:30 a.m. Room 271
May 13 Agenda Summary 9:00 a.m. Room 271
June 5 Agenda Summary 9:00 a.m. Room 271
The Section 1332 Innovative Waiver Subcommittee will not be
meeting at this time.
July 15 Agenda Summary 9:00 a.m. Room 271
August 14 Meeting Cancelled 9:00 a.m. Room 271

September 11

Agenda Summary 9:00 a.m. Room 271
October 27 Agenda Summary 9:30 a.m. HCR 0112
December 16 Meeting postponed---rescheduled meeting date to be determined 9:00 a.m. Room 271


Meeting Materials

October 27

Open Enrollment 3 Readiness Update (Connect for Health CO)

Real-Time Leads Handout (Connect for Health CO)

September 11

Responses to Committee Members Questions (Connect for Health CO)

2016 Annual Open Enrollment Update (Connect for Health CO)

Status Report on Implementing Audit Recommendations (Connect for Health CO)

Memorandum of Understanding Connect for Health Colorado/Health Care Policy and Financing (Connect for Health CO)

Four Sample Customer Communications (Connect for Health CO)

July 15

Pre-ACA v. ACA Plans (Division of Insurance - Testimony Notes)

Leg Exchange Review 7-15-2015 (Division of Insurance - Testimony Notes)

Leg. Exchange Rev. Comm. Exchange Fee Response (Division of Insurance - Testimony Notes

Legislative Exchange Review Committee Exchange Fee Response

DOI Remarks to Legislative Health Insurance Exchange Review Committee

Non-ACA Compliant plans vs. ACA Compliant Plans

Public Feedback Survey Responses May 29 to July 10 - Legislative Council Staff

Colorado Health Institute's Response to Questions from June 5 Meeting

Connect for Health Colorado's Responses to Questions from June 5 Meeting

Presentation Deck for Agenda Item on Next Open Enrollment/IT Updates

Colorado Department of Health Care Policy and Financing's Responses to Questions from June 5 Meeting

Materials About Section 1332 Waivers - National Conference of State Legislatures

June 5

NCSL-SHOP Report - February 2015

NCSL Marketplace Financing May 14, 2015

NCSL Health Insurance Exchanges State Profiles April 2015

Data on Constituent Requests Regarding C4HCO

CHI Presentation Exchange Oversight Committee

1332 Waiver Handout (Final)

C4HC Oversight Committee Strategic Budget (Final)

2016 Plan and Budget (Final)

Public Feedback Responses May 1 to May 28, 2015

Update on Public Feedback on Connect for Health Colorado

May 13

April 29






Questions for April 29 Meeting from Members

Presentation from NCSL on Health Exchange

NCSL Additional Materials

Public Feedback Survey Responses from April 9 to April 24, 2015

Subcommittee Summary from April 17, 2015 Meeting

Response from the Colorado State Association of Health Underwriters to Request for Ideas to Improve the Broker Experience

April 15


LCS Memo on Public Feedback Survey

Letter from Colorado Consumer Health Initiative Concerning Interoperability Framework

Letter from Colorado Consumer Health Initiative Concerning Eligibility System Improvements

Letter from the Small Business Majority

April 1


Questions from Committee Members for Presenters

Response from the Office of the State Auditor to Committee Member Questions

Response from Connect for Health Colorado to Committee Member Questions

Connect for Health Colorado Board Members

Connect for Health Colorado Vendor List

Connect for Health Colorado Power Point Presentation

Connect for Health Colorado Presentation Materials

Connect for Health Colorado 2014 Annual Report

March 18

Legislative Health Benefit Exchange Implementation Review Committee Informational Binder Materials

Colorado Health Insurance Benefits Exchange: Connect for Health Colorado (Limited Performance Audit-October 2014)


Reports, Issue Briefs, and Memoranda
Date Title/Subject
October 27 Letter to Congress Concerning Medicaid-related expenses and the Advanced Premium Tax Credit 


Proposed Legislation
Bill Designation Bill Topic Former Bill Designation Fiscal Note
Bill A Health Exchange Use of Insurance Brokers Bill 4 Bill 4


Bills Not Recommended to Legislative Council
Bill Designation Bill Topic Fiscal Note
Bill 1 Federal Waiver Application for Health Insurance Bill 1
Bill 2 Federal Waiver Employer-sponsored Health Insurance Bill 2
Bill 3 HCPF Avoid Gaps in Medical Coverage Bill 3