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h_fin_2018a_2018-03-12t13:33:49z3 Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For HB18-1259

HOUSE COMMITTEE ON FINANCE
Date Mar 12, 2018      
Location xLSB A



HB18-1259 - Amended, referred to the Committee of the Whole


03:19:02 PM  
Representative Gray, prime sponsor, presented House Bill 18-1259, which allows certain medical and retail marijuana licensees to provide product samples to managers for quality control and product development purposes.
03:23:26 PM  
Mr. Kevin Gallagher, representing Cannabis Business Alliance, testified in support of the bill. Mr. Gallagher distributed an illustration of the change made under the bill [Attachment F]. He responded to committee questions.
03:31:10 PM  

Ms. Ashley Kilroy, representing the City and County of Denver, testified in opposition to the bill.  She responded to questions from the committee.

03:42:20 PM  
Mr. Jonathon Cherkoss, representing Craft
Concentrates, testified in support of the bill and responded to questions
from the committee.
03:51:42 PM  
Mr. Michael Dohr, representing the Office of Legislative Legal Services, explained amendment L.002 [Attachment G].


03:54:58 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.002 [Attachment G].
Moved Gray
Seconded Van Winkle
Beckman
Benavidez
Covarrubias
Gray
Herod
Kennedy
Lawrence
Michaelson Jenet
Sandridge
Thurlow
Van Winkle
Foote
Pabon
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection
03:54:59 PM  
Representative Gray made some closing remarks on the bill.
03:57:33 PM  
Members of the committee commented on the merits of the bill.


04:01:46 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 18-1259, as amended, to the Committee of the Whole.
Moved Gray
Seconded Van Winkle
Beckman No
Benavidez No
Covarrubias Yes
Gray Yes
Herod Yes
Kennedy Yes
Lawrence No
Michaelson Jenet Yes
Sandridge Yes
Thurlow Yes
Van Winkle Yes
Foote Yes
Pabon Yes
YES: 10   NO: 3   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS