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DF2B4746FDEC2D2D8725895500837EC2 Hearing Summary


Date Feb 13, 2023      
Location HCR 0112

HB23-1103 - Postponed Indefinitely

04:56:23 PM  
Representative Winter, prime sponsor, presented House Bill 23-1103. The bill changes the distribution of severance tax revenue. The bill requires that 60 percent of severance tax revenue be transferred to county governments, thereby reducing transfers of severance tax revenue to state cash funds.
05:01:42 PM  
Richard Orf, representing the Associated Governments of Northwest Colorado, testified in a neutral position on the bill.
05:06:41 PM  
Dianna Orf, representing the Associated Governments of Northwest Colorado, testified in a neutral position on the bill.
05:10:18 PM  
Daphne Gervais, representing the Department of Natural Resources, testified in opposition to the bill.
05:12:28 PM  
Bruce Eisenhauer, representing the Department of Local Affairs, testified in opposition to the bill. He commented that the Colorado Municipal League is also opposed to the bill.
05:17:09 PM  
The witnesses responded to questions from the committee.
05:17:38 PM  
Mr. Luis Lopez II, representing Las Animas County, testified in support of the bill.
05:29:33 PM  
Representative Winter wrapped up his presentation of the bill and asked for a favorable recommendation.
05:40:24 PM  
The committee discussed the bill with Representative Winter.

05:43:37 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 23-1103 to the Committee on Appropriations.
Moved Weinberg
Seconded Frizell
deGruy Kennedy No
Daugherty No
Frizell No
Hartsook No
Kipp No
Lindstedt No
Marshall No
Taggart No
Weinberg Yes
Joseph No
Snyder No
YES: 1   NO: 10   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  FAIL

05:44:44 PM
Motion Postpone House Bill 23-1103 indefinitely.
Moved Joseph
Seconded deGruy Kennedy
deGruy Kennedy Yes
Daugherty Yes
Frizell Yes
Hartsook Yes
Kipp Yes
Lindstedt Yes
Marshall Yes
Taggart Yes
Weinberg No
Joseph Yes
Snyder Yes
Final YES: 10   NO: 1   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS

The effective date for bills enacted without a safety clause is August 7, 2024, if the General Assembly adjourns sine die on May 8, 2024, unless otherwise specified. Details