Senator Crowder, sponsor, explained House Bill 20-1104, concerning court proceedings related to relinquishment of parental rights.
Ruchi Kapoor, representing the Office of Respondent Parents' Counsel, testified in support of the bill. She explained circumstances in which the bill would apply and discusssed parental choice. She noted that the Office of the Child's Representative is also in support of the bill but could not make the hearing.
The committee discussed and asked questions about guardrails, relinquishment of parental rights, and the reinstatement process.