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A992C137F157A279872587E40078233B Hearing Summary


Date Feb 9, 2022      
Location Old Supreme Court

SB22-074 - Postponed Indefinitely

02:52:17 PM  
Sen. Scott introduced
Senate Bill 22-074.  The bill requires the Colorado Transportation
Commission to contract with a fairness monitor to review and monitor any
projects that are not procured using design-bid-build contracting. The
bill also creates the Contracting Fairness Committee, which must report
its assessment of any recommendations from the fairness monitor to the
Transportation Commission.  Sen. Scott distributed several handouts
(Attachment A, Attachment B, Attachment C, Attachment D, Attachment E,
and Attachment F).
02:53:14 PM  
Ms. Kara Swanson,
representing Move Colorado, testified in opposition to the bill.  Mr.
Andy Karsian, representing the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT),
testified in opposition to the bill. They answered several committee questions.

03:20:25 PM  
Mr. Eric Taylor, representing himself, testified in support of the bill.
03:21:16 PM  
Sen. Scott answered several committee questions and made some closing remarks.

03:34:22 PM
Motion Refer Senate Bill 22-074 to the Committee on Appropriations.
Moved Scott
Hisey Yes
Lee No
Pettersen No
Priola No
Scott Yes
Donovan No
Bridges No
YES: 2   NO: 5   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  FAIL

03:37:20 PM
Motion Postpone Senate Bill 22-074 indefinitely.
Moved Donovan
Hisey No
Lee Yes
Pettersen Yes
Priola Yes
Scott No
Donovan Yes
Bridges Yes
Final YES: 5   NO: 2   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS

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