The committee was called to order. A quorum was present. Representative Humphrey, prime sponsor, presented House Bill 18-1206, concerning the establishment of the "Live and Let Live Act" in Colorado. Representative Humphrey read a statement on the merits of the legislation, and explained the effect of the bill. Representative Humphrey responded to questions regarding the effect of the bill on those who have entered into a same-sex marriage, and the historical use of race for subjugation. Discussion ensued regarding the effect of the bill on certain civil rights protections.