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B5A526E9548E41A98725898F0065667C Hearing Summary


Date Apr 12, 2023      
Location SCR 352

SB23-262 - Referred to Senate Appropriations

12:27:35 PM  
Senator Priola, sponsor,
presented Senate Bill 23-262. The bill requires the Colorado Water Conservation
Board to conduct a literature review of existing research on desalination.
Senator Priola responded to questions from the committee.
12:42:35 PM  
Jason Moses, representing
Colorado Jewish Climate Action, testified in support of the bill.  

Joan Green Turner,
representing Water Rights Association of the South Platte, testified in
support of the bill.  

Bill Wombacher,
representing Legacy Water, testified in support of the bill.
12:56:32 PM  
Senator Priola wrapped up his presentation of the bill.
12:56:51 PM  
The committee recessed.
12:57:52 PM  
The committee reconvened.
12:58:54 PM  
Committee members commented on the bill. The committee recessed again.
01:13:01 PM  
The committee reconvened.

01:13:57 PM
Motion Refer Senate Bill 23-262 to the Committee on Appropriations.
Moved Priola
Marchman Yes
Pelton B. No
Pelton R. No
Priola Yes
Simpson No
Hinrichsen Yes
Roberts Yes
Final YES: 4   NO: 3   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS

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