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0697F846AEA537CC872583CF006C5F3F Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For SB19-202

SENATE COMMITTEE ON STATE, VETERANS, & MILITARY AFFAIRS
Date Apr 1, 2019      
Location SCR 357



SB19-202 - Referred to Senate Appropriations


01:43:44 PM  

Senator Danielson, sponsor, presented Senate Bill 19-202 to the committee. The bill requires the Department of State to establish procedures to enable voters with disabilities to mark a ballot using assistive technologies.

01:48:03 PM  

Scott LaBavre, representing the National Federation of the Blind, testified in support of the bill.

01:52:09 PM  

Curtis Chong, representing the National Federation of the Blind, testified in support of the bill.

01:53:47 PM  

Dan Burke, representing himself, testified in support of the bill.

01:58:29 PM  

Chuck Broerman, El Paso County Clerk and Recorder representing the Colorado County Clerks' Association (CCCA), testified in support of the bill.

02:00:30 PM  

Debra Johnson, Denver Clerk and Recorder representing the CCCA, testified in support of the bill.

02:00:53 PM  

Ms. Johnson and Senator Danielson responded to committee member questions.

02:05:48 PM  

Melissa Polk and Shad Murib, representing the Secretary of State, responded to committee member questions about the bill. Senator Danielson commented on the bill.

02:22:04 PM  

Chip Johnson, representing himself, testified in support of the bill.

02:28:28 PM  

Jenny Callahan, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

02:28:46 PM  
Deyannira Villa-Cazares, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.
02:31:47 PM  

Dawn Howard, representing the Colorado Cross-Disability Coalition, testified in support of the bill.

02:34:27 PM  

Jennifer Levin, representing Disability Law Colorado, testified in support of the bill.

02:37:46 PM  

Heidi Haines, representing the Arc of Colorado, testified in support of the bill

02:38:08 PM  

Amanda Gonzalez, representing Colorado Common Cause, testified in support of the bill.

02:39:00 PM  

Charlotte Morgan, representing the Colorado Cross-Disability Coalition, testified in support of the bill.

02:42:12 PM  

Christine McGroarty, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

02:43:36 PM  

Senator Danielson wrapped up her presentation of the bill.



02:50:19 PM
Motion Refer Senate Bill 19-202 to the Committee on Appropriations.
Moved Court
Seconded
Fields Yes
Lundeen Yes
Marble Yes
Court Yes
Foote Yes
Final YES: 5   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS






Pursuant to HJR20-1007, the Second Regular Session of the 72nd General Assembly is Temporarily Adjourned until 10:00 a.m., Monday, March 30, 2020. 

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