Raana Simmons, representing the Colorado Coalition Against Sexual Assault, testified in support of SB 21-088.
Michael Nimmo, representing himself, testified in support of the bill.
Marci Hamilton, representing Child USA, testified in support of the bill.
Mr. Nimmo responded to questions regarding his clients' running up against the statute of limitations for childhood sexual abuse, and the elements of the cause of action in the bill. Professor Hamilton responded to questions regarding how certain costs will be covered by a settlement under the bill. Discussion ensued regarding the impact of statutes of limitation on the ability to file a tort claim, and the standard for exposure of organizations to liability for employee conduct.