Mr. Chris Johnson, and Sheriff Joe Pelle, representing County Sheriffs of Colorado, testified in support of the bill. Mr. Johnson addressed questions regarding the scope of abilities and duties of the personnel serving under SB 18-122, and the benefits of allowing these personnel to serve without P.O.S.T. certifications. Mr. Johnson responded to questions regarding auxiliary duties performed by the personnel subject to the bill, and the training undertaken by these personnel. Discussion ensued regarding the fiscal impact of the legislation, and the number of personnel affected by the bill. Sheriff Pelle responded to questions regarding the differences between various classes of peace officers, and the duties assigned to these various classes.