Speaker Duran, prime sponsor, presented House Bill 18-1256, concerning continuation of the regulation of civil rights issues, and, in connection therewith, implementing the recommendation in the Department of Regulatory Agencies' 2017 sunset review and report on the Colorado Civil Rights Division (CCRD) and the Colorado Civil Rights Commission (CCRC) to continue the division and commission. Speaker Duran was joined by Representative Herod. Speaker Duran provided background on the CCRD and CCRC, and discussed the merits of the bill. She also cited some instances where anti-discrimination laws have been enforced. Representative Herod provided input on the importance of civil rights enforcement, and discussed the work of the CCRD.