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About the House of Representatives

The Colorado House of Representatives is comprised of 65 Representatives. 

  • Representatives are elected every two years from the district in which they live, and they are limited to serving eight consecutive years.
  • Each Representative District consists of approximately 77,500 citizens.
  • The Speaker of the House is elected by the full membership of the House.
  • The General Assembly convenes each year no later than the second Wednesday in January and adjourns in May.  Constitutionally legislative sessions may not exceed 120 calendar days. 

COVID-19 Resources

Temporary Guidelines for Review and Comment Meetings

The House will meet in limited session on Thursday, April 2nd. The Senate adjourned. The Capitol will be open for the duration of the session for those with essential business related to the session. The building will not be available for public tours. People without essential business are encouraged to access the session through the General Assembly website and Colorado Channel.  Anybody with essential business related to the session will be required to practice appropriate social distancing measures.