H_ENE_2019A 04/08/2019 01:30:53 PM Committee Summary PUBLICSTAFF SUMMARY OF MEETINGHOUSE COMMITTEE ON ENERGY & ENVIRONMENT Date 04/08/2019 Attendance Froelich X Geitner X Kipp X Landgraf X Liston X Saine X Sirota X Valdez A. X Weissman X Hooton X Jackson X X = Present, E = Excused, A = Absent, * = Present after roll call Time 01:30:53 PM to 02:43:48 PM Place HCR 0112 This Meeting was called to order by Representative Jackson This Report was prepared by Andrea Denka Hearing Items Action Taken hHB19-1292 Referred to House Appropriations hHB19-1272 Referred to the Committee of the Whole HB19-1292 - Referred to House Appropriations Attachment Tag File Name aDocAttachment http://www2.leg.state.co.us/CLICS/CLICS2019A/commsumm.nsf/0/84168956C46E...$File/190408 AttachA.pdf?OpenElement aDocAttachment http://www2.leg.state.co.us/CLICS/CLICS2019A/commsumm.nsf/0/7CA0CF658FDB...$File/190408 AttachB.pdf?OpenElement aDocAttachment http://www2.leg.state.co.us/CLICS/CLICS2019A/commsumm.nsf/0/95FEF3EB4988...$File/190408 AttachC.pdf?OpenElement aDocAttachment http://www2.leg.state.co.us/CLICS/CLICS2019A/commsumm.nsf/0/D1D46095FEEE...$File/190408 AttachD.pdf?OpenElement 01:31:30 PM Representatives Singer and Galindo, co-prime bill sponsors, presented House Bill 19-1292. This bill repeals sections of statute requiring grant funding for the Colorado Resiliency Office in the Department of Local Affairs (DLA) and provides a General Fund appropriation in FY 2019-20 to fund the office. 01:34:19 PM Representative Galindo responded to questions from the committee. 01:39:54 PM Nikolaus Remus, representing the American Institute of Architects - Colorado, testified in support of the bill. 01:41:52 PM Rick Garcia, representing DLA, testified in support of the bill and distributed letters of support (Attachments A, B, and C). 01:42:28 PM Kevin Klein, representing the Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management within the Department of Public Safety, testified in support of the bill. 01:45:44 PM Mr. Klein and Mr. Garcia responded to committee questions. 01:52:49 PM Connie Sullivan, Mayor of the Town of Lyons, testified in support of the bill. 01:56:03 PM Leslie Irwin, representing Boulder County, testified in support of the bill. 01:59:07 PM Lori Hodges, representing Larimer County, testified in support of the bill and provided a handout to the committee (Attachment D). 02:02:30 PM Representatives Singer and Galindo provided closing comments on the bill. 02:12:56 PM Motion Refer House Bill 19-1292 to the Committee on Appropriations. Moved Froelich Seconded Kipp Froelich Yes Geitner No Kipp Yes Landgraf Yes Liston Excused Saine No Sirota Yes Valdez A. Yes Weissman Yes Hooton Yes Jackson Yes Final YES: 8 NO: 2 EXC: 1 ABS: 0 FINAL ACTION: PASS HB19-1272 - Referred to the Committee of the Whole Attachment Tag File Name aDocAttachment http://www2.leg.state.co.us/CLICS/CLICS2019A/commsumm.nsf/0/C77B4D4A9548...$File/190408 AttachE.pdf?OpenElement 02:13:29 PM Representative Bird, prime bill sponsor, presented House Bill 19-1272. This bill makes property owned by housing authorities eligible to participate in the Colorado New Energy Improvement District program. Representative Bird distributed a handout to the committee (Attachment E). 02:17:43 PM Representative Bird responded to committee questions. 02:20:27 PM Andrew Sand, representing the Colorado Energy Office, testified in support of the bill. 02:24:41 PM Andrew Bennett, representing Energy Outreach Colorado, testified in support of the bill. 02:25:49 PM Jenifer Waller, representing the Colorado Bankers Association, testified on the bill. 02:27:11 PM Chris Votoupal, representing the Colorado Cleantech Industries Association, testified in support of the bill. 02:28:47 PM Ms. Waller responded to committee questions. 02:29:11 PM The committee recessed. 02:41:06 PM The committee reconvened. Representative Bird made closing comments about the bill. 02:43:29 PM Motion Refer House Bill 19-1272 to the Committee of the Whole. Moved Sirota Seconded Valdez A. Froelich Yes Geitner No Kipp Yes Landgraf Excused Liston Yes Saine No Sirota Yes Valdez A. Yes Weissman Yes Hooton Yes Jackson Yes Final YES: 8 NO: 2 EXC: 1 ABS: 0 FINAL ACTION: PASS 02:43:48 PM The committee adjourned.