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36E4E61271514F13872586950078131D Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For SB21-105

SENATE COMMITTEE ON AGRICULTURE & NATURAL RESOURCES
Date Mar 11, 2021      
Location SCR 352



SB21-105 - Postponed Indefinitely

03:01:25 PM  
Senator Coram presented
Senate Bill 21-105, along with amendment L.001 (Attachment C).  The
bill introduces additional duties and specificity for the Colorado Parks
and Wildlife Commission concerning the gray wolf reintroduction planning
process currently underway.
03:25:51 PM  
John Murtaugh, representing Defenders of Wildlife, testified in opposition to the bill.
03:33:07 PM  
Delia Malone, representing Colorado Sierra Club, testified in opposition to the bill.
03:36:53 PM  
Jacqueline Russell,
representing herself, testified in opposition to the bill.
03:37:14 PM  
Gary Skiba, representing San Juan Citizens Alliance, testified in opposition to the bill.
03:40:25 PM  

Bonnie Petersen, representing Associated Governments of Northwest Colorado, testified to amend the bill.

03:47:41 PM  
Patrick O'Toole, representing self, testified in a neutral position on the bill.
03:48:22 PM  
Jo Stanko, representing Stanko Ranch, testified in support of the bill.
03:52:57 PM  
Kathleen Curry, representing Coloradans for Responsible Wildlife Management, testified in support of the bill.
03:57:04 PM  
Bonnie Brown, representing Colorado Wool Growers Association, testified in support of the bill.
04:05:13 PM  
County Commissioner Donald Broom, representing Moffat County Commissioners, testified in support of the bill.
04:07:13 PM  
Terri Lamers, representing Snyder Ranches, testified in support of the bill.
04:07:32 PM  
Robbie LeValley, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.
04:12:52 PM  
Commissioner Mike Samson, representing Garfield County Commissioners, testified in support of the bill.
04:13:22 PM  
Janie VanWinkle, representing Colorado Cattlemen's Association, testified in support of the bill.
04:18:55 PM  

Philip Anderson, representing Colorado Cattlemen's Association, testified in support of the bill.

04:20:11 PM  

Philip Anderson, representing Colorado Cattlemen's Association, testified in support of the bill.

04:27:14 PM  
Ben Rogers, representing himself, testified in support of the bill.
04:32:36 PM  
Grand County Commissioner Merrit Linke, representing Grand County, testified in support of the bill.
04:32:45 PM  
Callie Hendrickson, representing White River and Douglas Creek Conservation Districts, testified in support of the bill.
04:33:04 PM  
Don Suppes, representing Delta County, testified in support of the bill.
04:35:12 PM  
Terry Fankhauser, representing Colorado Cattlemen's Association, testified in support of the bill.
04:38:02 PM  
Coby Corkle, representing Jackson County, testified in support of the bill.
04:48:24 PM  
Gary Moyer, representing Rio Blanco County Commissioner, testified in support of the bill.
04:48:33 PM  
Peter Baier, representing Mesa County, testified in support of the bill.
04:53:22 PM  
Charles Minkler,
Colorado Farm Bureau, testified in support of the bill.
05:03:09 PM  
Alice Crosgrove, Department of Natural Resources, responded to questions.
05:05:13 PM  
Max Nardo, Legislative Council Staff, responded to committee members' questions.
05:08:20 PM  
Senator Sonnenberg distributed amendment L.002 (Attachment D).
05:16:56 PM  
Ms. Cosgrove responded to committee members' questions.
05:19:46 PM  
Austin Vincent, representing the Colorado Farm Bureau, shared the remarks of Zandon Bray, also representing the Colorado Farm Bureau.


05:26:20 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.001
Moved Coram
Seconded
Coram
Fields
Sonnenberg
Danielson Excused
Donovan
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 1   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection
05:26:22 PM  

Senator Sonnenberg described amendment L.002.



05:28:12 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.002
Moved Sonnenberg
Seconded
Coram
Fields
Sonnenberg
Danielson Excused
Donovan
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 1   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection


05:39:43 PM
Motion Refer Senate Bill 21-105, as amended, to the Committee on Appropriations.
Moved Coram
Seconded
Coram Yes
Fields No
Sonnenberg Yes
Danielson No
Donovan No
YES: 2   NO: 3   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  FAIL


05:40:16 PM
Motion Postpone Senate Bill 21-105 indefinitely using a reversal of the previous roll call. There was no objection to the use of the reverse roll call, therefore, the bill was postponed indefinitely.
Moved Fields
Seconded
Coram No
Fields Yes
Sonnenberg No
Danielson Yes
Donovan Yes
Final YES: 3   NO: 2   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS






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