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H_RAA_2019A 02/07/2019 10:34:54 AM Committee Summary

PUBLIC
STAFF SUMMARY OF MEETING
HOUSE COMMITTEE ON RURAL AFFAIRS & AGRICULTURE
Date 02/07/2019
Attendance
Arndt X
Buck X
Buentello X
Catlin X
Lewis X
McCluskie X
McLachlan X
Pelton X
Titone X
Valdez D. X
Roberts X
Time 10:34:54 AM to 11:54:49 AM
Place HCR 0107
This Meeting was called to order by Roberts
This Report was prepared by Jimmy Reed
Hearing Items Action Taken
HB19-1132 Lay Over

10:34:56 AM
Representative Roberts called the committee to order.



HB19-1132 - Lay Over


10:35:48 AM  

Representatives Buentello and Pelton presented House Bill 19-1132.  The bill creates two grant programs in the Colorado Department of Education to promote the use of Colorado food products in school meal programs.

10:37:13 AM  

Representatives Buentello and Pelton responded to committee questions.  Committee discussion ensued.

10:58:08 AM  

Jessica Wright, representing Live Well Colorado, testified in support of the bill.  Ms. Wright responded to committee questions.

11:07:28 AM  
Committee discussion ensued.
11:11:49 AM  

Sarah Tomsic, representing Thompson School District, testified in support of the bill.  Ms. Tomsic responded to committee questions.

11:20:08 AM  
Committee discussion ensued.
11:27:12 AM  

Emily Ibach, representing the Colorado Farm Bureau, testified in support of the bill.  Ms. Ibach responded to committee questions.

11:30:21 AM  

Doug Vilsack, Department of Natural Resources, came to the table to respond to committee questions.

11:41:16 AM  

Josh Abram, Legislative Council Staff, came to the table to respond to committee questions about the fiscal note.

11:41:48 AM  

Representative Roberts laid the bill over for action only at a later date.


11:54:49 AM   The committee adjourned.