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h_fin_2018a_2018-04-30t13:34:21z1 Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For SB18-191

HOUSE COMMITTEE ON FINANCE
Date Apr 30, 2018      
Location LSB A



SB18-191 - Amended, referred to House Appropriations

02:03:49 PM  
Representatives Carver and Hooton, co-prime sponsors, presented Senate Bill 18-191, which annually increases the amount of money credited to the Local Government Limited Gaming Impact Fund by a rate equal to the growth of the state share of gaming tax revenue from the previous year. The bill sponsors responded to committee questions.
02:08:15 PM  

Committee members received amendment L.004 [Attachment B], a letter of support from the Gilpin County Board of County Commissioners [Attachment C], a letter of support from the Clear Creek County Board of County Commissioners [Attachment D], and a compilation of articles about limited gaming [Attachment E]..

02:09:55 PM  
Mr. Irv Halter, representing the Department of Local Affairs, testified in support of the bill.
02:12:05 PM  
Ms. Linda Isenhart, representing Colorado Counties, Inc., the Colorado Municipal League, and Gilpin County, testified in support of the bill.
02:12:46 PM  
Mr. Randy Wheelock, representing Colorado County, Inc, the Colorado Municipal League, and Clear Creek County, testified in support of the bill.
02:18:49 PM  

Representative Pabon distributed and explained amendment L.005 [Attachment F].  The amendment was moved and later withdrawn.

02:23:00 PM  
Representatives Carver and Hooton made some closing comments on the bill.


02:23:00 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.004 [Attachment B].
Moved Gray
Seconded Kennedy
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
02:25:14 PM  
The bill sponsors responded to committee questions. Mr. Greg Sobetski and Ms. Erin Reynolds, Legislative Council Staff, also responded to committee questions.


02:33:56 PM
Motion Refer Senate Bill 18-191, as amended, to the Committee on Appropriations.
Moved Lawrence
Seconded Beckman
Beckman Yes
Benavidez Yes
Covarrubias Yes
Gray Yes
Herod Yes
Kennedy Yes
Lawrence Yes
Michaelson Jenet Yes
Sandridge Yes
Thurlow Yes
Van Winkle Yes
Foote Yes
Pabon No
Final YES: 12   NO: 1   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS