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FF7CE5EA99913D678725851A001686D5 Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For SB20-083

HOUSE COMMITTEE ON JUDICIARY
Date Feb 25, 2020      
Location HCR 0112



SB20-083 - Referred to the Committee of the Whole


09:06:10 PM  

Representative Herod, prime sponsor, presented Senate Bill 20-083. The bill prohibits the civil arrest of a person who is present at a courthouse or on its environs, or while going to, attending, or coming from a court proceeding and provides remedies. She responded to questions from the committee.

09:11:03 PM  

Arash Jahanian, representing the Meyer Law Office, testified in support of the bill.

09:14:30 PM  

Christopher Lasch, representing himself, testified in support of the bill. He provided a packet of information (Attachment K).

09:17:22 PM  
Hans Meyer, representing the Meyer Law Office, testified in support of the bill.
09:19:26 PM  

Renee Najera, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

09:23:29 PM  

The panel of witnesses responded to questions from the committee.

09:32:57 PM  

Jake Lily, representing himself, testified in support of the bill.

09:37:07 PM  

Tristan Gorman, representing the Colorado Criminal Defense Bar and the Colorado LGBTQ Bar Association, testified in support of the bill.

09:39:55 PM  

Kelly Osuna, representing the Colorado Education Association, testified in support of the bill.

09:43:30 PM  

Eliza Hamrick, representing the Colorado Education Association, testified in support of the bill.

09:46:25 PM  

The panel of witnesses responded to questions from the committee.

09:53:08 PM  

Jill Dorancy, representing the Sam Cary Bar Association, testified in support of the bill.

09:56:25 PM  

Annie Martinez, representing the Colorado Hispanic Bar Association, testified in support of the bill.

09:59:31 PM  

Ellen Giarratana, representing the Colorado Women's Bar Association, testified in support of the bill.

10:02:34 PM  

David Maxted, representing the Colorado Bar Association, testified in support of the bill.

10:03:50 PM  

Alan Brozovich, representing himself, testified in support of the bill. He provided a packet of information (Attachment L).

10:07:35 PM  

Omer Silva, representing himself, testified in support of the bill and addressed the research in Attachment L.

10:10:01 PM  

Denise Maes, representing the ACLU of Colorado, testified in support of the bill.

10:11:53 PM  

Travis Weiner, representing himself, testified in support of the bill.

10:15:26 PM  

Ana Rodriguez, representing Colorado People's Alliance, testified in support of the bill.

10:18:27 PM  

Sophia San Miguel, representing herself, testified about the bill.

10:21:38 PM  

Lydia Waligorski, representing Violence-free Colorado, testified in support of the bill.

10:24:09 PM  

Various written statements were entered into the recordM (Attachment M).



10:27:06 PM
Motion Refer Senate Bill 20-083 to the Committee of the Whole.
Moved Herod
Seconded Gonzales-Gutierrez
Benavidez Yes
Carver No
Gonzales-Gutierrez Yes
McKean No
Roberts Yes
Soper No
Tipper Yes
Herod Yes
Weissman Yes
Final YES: 6   NO: 3   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS






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