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CD3B3FF4AF5DC87187258695006E597D Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For HB21-1074

HOUSE COMMITTEE ON STATE, CIVIC, MILITARY, & VETERANS AFFAIRS
Date Mar 11, 2021      
Location LSB A



HB21-1074 - Postponed Indefinitely


01:05:20 PM  
Representative Bradfield presented House Bill 21-1074 The bill establishes civil immunity for entities (defined as individual, corporation, government, educational institution, religious organization, business, estate, trust, limited liability company, partnership, association or other legal entity) for any act or omission that results in exposure, loss, damage, injury, or death arising from COVID-19 if the entity attempts in good faith to comply with all applicable state and local guidelines.
01:15:28 PM  
Mark Elliot, representing the Workers Compensation Education Association, Dennis Valentine, representing AARP Colorado, testified in opposition to the bill. Mr. Valentine answered questions from the committee. Nancy Eason, representing herself, testified in opposition to the bill.
01:31:11 PM  
Melissa Atchley, representing herself, Samantha Scarborough, representing CWA, and Raina Cornell, representing herself, testified in opposition to the bill.
01:44:11 PM  
Dennis Dougherty, representing AFL-CIO, testified in opposition to the bill. Representative Bradfield read Tony Gagliardi's written testimony in support of the bill.
01:49:27 PM  
Representative Bradfield
introduced amendment L.001 (Attachment B).  Shelby Ross, Legislative
Legal Services, assisted Representative Bradfield in explaining the amendment.
 They took questions from the committee about the amendment.


01:55:59 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.001
Moved Williams
Seconded Bockenfeld
Amabile
Bacon
Bernett
Bockenfeld
Duran
Hanks
Neville
Valdez A.
Williams
Woodrow
Kennedy
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection


02:00:08 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 21-1074, as amended, to the Committee of the Whole.
Moved Williams
Seconded Neville
Amabile No
Bacon No
Bernett No
Bockenfeld Yes
Duran No
Hanks Yes
Neville Yes
Valdez A. No
Williams Yes
Woodrow No
Kennedy No
YES: 4   NO: 7   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  FAIL


02:00:36 PM
Motion Postpone House Bill 21-1074 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 Woodrow
Seconded Duran
Amabile Yes
Bacon Yes
Bernett Yes
Bockenfeld No
Duran Yes
Hanks No
Neville No
Valdez A. Yes
Williams No
Woodrow Yes
Kennedy Yes
Final YES: 7   NO: 4   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS






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