bill sponsor, presented HB22-1022. The State Auditor completed a performance
audit of the Colorado State Fair Authority (authority) in 2019. This
bill includes recommendations from the audit that require legislation to
implement. These recommendations include:
- clarifying that the Commissioner of Agriculture, in consultation with
the authority board, will appoint and employ a manager for the authority;
- requiring the authority board to establish a process for approving industry
- allowing the authority to collaborate with a state agency or industry
representative in developing an industry display.
He passed out
a fact sheet to the committee (Attachment C).