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1E425E85309DC8E3872587EC0071A1C0 Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For HB22-1007

HOUSE COMMITTEE ON ENERGY & ENVIRONMENT
Date Feb 17, 2022      
Location Old State Library



HB22-1007 - Amended, referred to House Finance


01:41:12 PM  
Co-sponsors of the
bill, Representatives D. Valdez and Lynch gave an overview of House Bil
22-1007. This bill creates a wildfire mitigation grant program and replaces
the current law state income tax deduction for wildfire mitigation expenses
with a state income tax credit.
01:45:31 PM  
Representatives D.
Valez and Lynch answered questions from the committee.
01:51:22 PM  
Mr. Bradford Benning, representing Gilpin County & Colorado Counties Inc., testified in support of the bill.
02:04:43 PM  
Mr. Matt McCombs,
representing Colorado State Forest Service, testified in a neutral position
on the bill.
02:08:08 PM  
Mr. Don Cameron,
representing Ward 3, City of Golden Councilor, testified in support of
the bill.
02:08:11 PM  
Mr. Cameron answered
questions from the committee.
02:12:45 PM  
Mr. Robert Kausch,
representing himself, testified to amend the bill.

02:12:48 PM  
Ms. Elizabeth Peetz,
representing Colorado Association of Realtors, testified to amend the bill.
02:17:37 PM  
Jason Hopfer, representing Colorado Association of Realtors, testified to amend the bill.
02:19:14 PM  
Mr. Hopfer and Ms.
Peetz answered questions from the committee.

02:25:38 PM  
Representatives D.
Valdez and Lynch introduced and gave an overview of Amendment L.001 (Attachment
A).


02:26:20 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.001
Moved Froelich
Seconded Will
Bernett
Cutter
Froelich
Hanks Excused
Lindsay
Pico
Sirota
Soper
Titone
Will
Woog
Hooton
Valdez A.
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 1   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection
02:26:26 PM  
Representatives D.
Valdez and Lynch gave a brief conclusion of the bill.

02:28:47 PM  
The committee gave
final comments on the bill.


02:34:21 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 22-1007, as amended, to the Committee on Finance.
Moved Froelich
Seconded Woog
Bernett Yes
Cutter Yes
Froelich Yes
Hanks Excused
Lindsay Yes
Pico Yes
Sirota Yes
Soper Yes
Titone Yes
Will Yes
Woog Yes
Hooton Yes
Valdez A. Yes
Final YES: 12   NO: 0   EXC: 1   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS






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