Representative Weissman responded to questions raised during earlier conversation.
Mr. Adam Paul, representing the City of Lakewood, the Colorado Municipal League, the Metro Mayors Caucus, and the City of Denver, testified in opposition to HB 19-1289. Mr. Paul suggested removing section 4 of the bill, and discussed the need for affordable housing.
Ms. Kathie Barstnarr, representing the Commercial Real Estate Development Association, CREA, and HOA, testified in opposition to the bill. She noted the positions of certain stakeholders on the bill.
Mr. John Sands, representing himself, testified in opposition to the bill. Mr. Sands discussed the impact of consumer protection lawsuits on small businesses. Mr. Sands responded to questions regarding states that allow consumer protection suits without public impacts.