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H_BUS_2020A 01/28/2020 10:21:54 AM Committee Summary

PUBLIC
STAFF SUMMARY OF MEETING
HOUSE COMMITTEE ON BUSINESS AFFAIRS & LABOR
Date 01/28/2020
Attendance
Arndt *
Bird *
Duran X
McKean *
Sandridge X
Snyder X
Sullivan *
Van Winkle *
Williams D. X
Coleman X
Kraft-Tharp X
Time 10:21:54 AM to 11:59:14 AM
Place HCR 0107
This Meeting was called to order by Representative Kraft-Tharp
This Report was prepared by Luisa Altmann
Hearing Items Action Taken
HB20-1055 Amended, referred to the Committee of the Whole
HB20-1046 Committee Discussion Only

X = Present, E = Excused, A = Absent, * = Present after roll call

HB20-1055 - Amended, referred to the Committee of the Whole


10:22:39 AM  

Representative Liston and Representative Garnett introduced House Bill 20-1055. The bill allows vintner's restaurants to be approved by the state licensing authority as alternating proprietor licensed premises.

10:26:57 AM  
Chad Yetka, Bigsby's Folly Winery, testified in support of the bill.
10:29:46 AM  

Craig Jones, Carboy Winery, testified in support of the bill.

10:31:52 AM  
Mr. Jones responded to questions from the committee.
10:33:05 AM  

Michelle Stone-Principato, Department of Revenue Liquor Enforcement Division, responded to questions from the committee.

10:35:06 AM  
Nick Hoover, Colorado Restaurant Association, testified in support of the bill.
10:36:06 AM  

The bill sponsors discussed amendment L.001 (Attachment A).



10:37:31 AM
Motion Adopt amendment L.001
Moved Coleman
Seconded Van Winkle
Arndt
Bird
Duran
McKean
Sandridge
Snyder
Sullivan
Van Winkle
Williams D.
Coleman
Kraft-Tharp
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection
10:37:32 AM  

The bill sponsors made closing remarks on the bill.



10:39:30 AM
Motion Refer House Bill 20-1055, as amended, to the Committee of the Whole.
Moved Coleman
Seconded Bird
Arndt Yes
Bird Yes
Duran Yes
McKean Yes
Sandridge Yes
Snyder Yes
Sullivan Yes
Van Winkle Yes
Williams D. Yes
Coleman Yes
Kraft-Tharp Yes
Final YES: 11   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS



HB20-1046 - Committee Discussion Only


10:39:57 AM  
The committee took a brief recess.
10:40:25 AM  
The committee reconvened.
10:40:56 AM  

Representative Valdez introduced House Bill 20-1046. The bill modifies the conditions for specified construction contracts between private individuals.

10:43:53 AM  

Scott Deering, American Subcontractors Association and Absolute Caulking & Waterproofing, Inc., testified in support of the bill. Mr. Deering also expressed the support of the bill by the Sheet Metal and Air Conditioning National Association.

10:46:17 AM  
Michael Gifford, Associated General Contractors, testified in support of the bill if amended.
10:48:13 AM  
Bobby Frazee, Frazee Construction, testified in support of the bill.
10:49:41 AM  
Mr. Deering and Mr. Gifford responded to questions from the committee.
11:11:08 AM  
Amendment L.006 was provided to the committee (Attachment B).
11:11:42 AM  

John Logan, Commercial Real Estate Development Association (NAIOP) and the Denver Metro Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA), testified in opposition to the bill.

11:14:09 AM  
Tyler Carlson, International Council of Shopping Centers, testified in opposition to the bill.
11:16:35 AM  
Chris Alcorn, NAIOP and Alcorn Construction, testified in opposition to the bill.
11:18:51 AM  
Mr. Carlson, Mr. Logan, and Mr. Alcorn responded to questions from the committee.
11:35:39 AM  
Tony Gagliardi, National Federation of Independent Business, testified in support of the bill.
11:38:25 AM  
Diane Hills, Diamond Excavating, testified in support of the bill.
11:40:56 AM  
Dan Ross, R&D Pipeline, testified in support of the bill.
11:42:38 AM  
Terri Olson, OE Construction Corp, testified in support of the bill.
11:44:42 AM  
Mr. Ross responded to questions from the committee.
11:45:56 AM  
Jenifer Waller, Colorado Bankers Association, testified in opposition to the bill.
11:47:55 AM  
Phil Hayes, Rocky Mountain Pipe Trades Council, testified in support of the bill.
11:49:12 AM  

Morgan Buchanan, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 68, testified in support of the bill.

11:49:59 AM  

Gary Silbernagel, Belair Builders Inc., testified in support of the bill.

11:52:00 AM  
Chris Hurley, Scott Contracting, testified in support of the bill.
11:54:29 AM  

Christy Crook, Phoenix Masonry, testified in support of the bill.

11:55:23 AM  

Chris Formanek, Colorado Cleanup Corporation, testified in support of the bill.

11:57:19 AM  
Harper Daniel, BT Construction, testified in support of the bill.
11:58:26 AM  

Representative Kraft-Tharp closed public testimony and laid the bill over for action only at a later date.


11:59:14 AM   The committee adjourned.