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D04A562B79FC667A8725880000720EAD Hearing Summary


Date Mar 9, 2022      
Location LSB A

SB22-065 - Referred to the Committee of the Whole

01:45:50 PM  
Representatives Gray
and Will, co-prime sponsors, introduced Senate Bill 22-065 concerning the
status of elected county coroners in class II, III, and IV counties.  Effective
January 1, 2023, the bill increases the salaries of newly elected or reelected
category II county coroners to match the salary of category II county treasurers
and full time category III and IV county coronors to match to salary of
the county treasurer.  In addition, the bill allows part-time work
for category II coronors and full time for category III and IV counties.

01:48:44 PM  
Dr. Emily Russell,
representing herself, testified in support of the bill.  Mr. Randy
Keller, representing Colorado Coroner's Association, testified in support
of the bill.  Mr. Robert Glassmire, representing himself, testified
in support of the bill.  Eric Bergman, representing Colorado Counties,
Inc., testified in support of the bill.  Mr. Kevin Grantham, representing
Fremont County, testified in support of the bill.

01:51:14 PM  
The witnesses responded to questions from committee members.
02:10:08 PM  
The bill sponsors made closing remarks.

02:13:54 PM
Motion Refer Senate Bill 22-065 to the Committee of the Whole.
Moved Gray
Seconded Catlin
Amabile Yes
Boesenecker Yes
Catlin Yes
Hooton Yes
Larson Yes
Lindsay Yes
Pico Yes
Rich Yes
Sullivan Yes
Valdez D. Yes
Van Winkle No
Gray Yes
Exum Yes
Final YES: 12   NO: 1   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS

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