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700C16AE3F2B8572872583C80077A735 Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For HB19-1231

HOUSE COMMITTEE ON ENERGY & ENVIRONMENT
Date Mar 25, 2019      
Location HCR 0112



HB19-1231 - Amended, referred to the Committee of the Whole


03:47:00 PM  
Representative Froelich and Representative
Kipp, co-prime bill sponsors, presented House Bill 19-1231 and distributed
two handouts (Attachments F and G).  This bill adopts water and energy
efficiency standards for certain consumer and commercial appliances and
products and requires the Department of Public Health and Environment to
publish the standards.
03:54:49 PM  
Representative Froelich responded to questions from the committee.
03:56:01 PM  
Katie Reilly, representing the Consumer
Technology Association, testified against the bill and distributed a handout
(Attachment H).
03:59:21 PM  
David Daria, representing the Colorado
Association of Mechanical Plumbing Contractors, testified against the bill.
04:07:02 PM  
Ms. Reilly and Mr. Daria responded to questions
from the committee.
04:27:25 PM  
Chris Howes, President of the Colorado
Retail Council, testified in support of the bill.
04:30:09 PM  
Gerald Arnold, representing the Rocky Mountain
Pipe Traders District Council, testified in support of the bill.
04:32:11 PM  
Chris Piper, representing Denver Water, testified on the bill.
04:36:23 PM  
Mr. Piper and Mr. Howes responded to questions from the committee.
04:44:28 PM  
Keith Meyer, representing the Sierra Club, testified in support of the bill.
04:46:54 PM  
Patricia Rothwell, representing the Energy Efficiency Business Coalition, testified in support of the bill.
04:49:51 PM  
Chris Kerlin, representing Watts Up LED, testified in support of the bill.
04:51:46 PM  
Amelia Myers, representing Conservation Colorado, testified in support of the bill.
04:53:47 PM  
Mirka Dellacava, representing the Colorado Energy Office, testified in support of the bill.
04:57:04 PM  
Howard Geller, Executive Director of the
Southwest Energy Efficiency Project, testified in support of the bill.
05:02:41 PM  
Mr. Geller and Ms. Dellacava responded to questions from the committee.


05:07:28 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.004 (Attachment I).
Moved Froelich
Seconded Kipp
Catlin
Froelich
Geitner
Kipp
Landgraf
Liston
Sirota
Valdez A.
Weissman
Hooton
Jackson
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection


05:09:19 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.002 (Attachment J).
Moved Froelich
Seconded Kipp
Catlin
Froelich
Geitner
Kipp
Landgraf
Liston
Sirota
Valdez A.
Weissman
Hooton
Jackson
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection
05:10:18 PM  
Duane Gall, Office of Legislative Legal Services, responded to questions from the committee.


05:12:24 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.006 (Attachment K).
Moved Froelich
Seconded Kipp
Catlin
Froelich
Geitner
Kipp
Landgraf
Liston
Sirota
Valdez A.
Weissman
Hooton
Jackson
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection


05:13:49 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.007 (Attachment L).
Moved Froelich
Seconded Kipp
Catlin Yes
Froelich Yes
Geitner No
Kipp Yes
Landgraf No
Liston Yes
Sirota Yes
Valdez A. Yes
Weissman Yes
Hooton Yes
Jackson Yes
YES: 9   NO: 2   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS


05:17:47 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.001 (Attachment M)
Moved Liston
Seconded Landgraf
Catlin Yes
Froelich No
Geitner Yes
Kipp No
Landgraf Yes
Liston Yes
Sirota No
Valdez A. No
Weissman No
Hooton No
Jackson No
YES: 4   NO: 7   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  FAIL
05:18:00 PM  
Committee members made concluding remarks.
 
05:18:01 PM  
Additional materials recieved by the committee
during the meeting are included as Attachments N and O.



05:27:02 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 19-1231, as amended, to the Committee of the Whole.
Moved Froelich
Seconded Kipp
Catlin No
Froelich Yes
Geitner No
Kipp Yes
Landgraf No
Liston No
Sirota Yes
Valdez A. Yes
Weissman Yes
Hooton Yes
Jackson Yes
Final YES: 7   NO: 4   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS