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h_sa_2016a_2016-04-18t13:33:59z4 Hearing Summary

Date: 04/18/2016



Final

BILL SUMMARY for HB16-1400



HOUSE COMMITTEE ON STATE, VETERANS, & MILITARY AFFAIRS


Votes: View--> Action Taken:
Refer House Bill 16-1400 to the Committee of the W PASS







03:43 PM -- HB16-1400



Representative Ryden, sponsor, presented House Bill 16-1400 to the committee. The bill prohibits an homeowners' association (HOA), its board of directors, manager, unit owner, or a person acting on behalf of an HOA or unit owner from retaliating against another unit owner who reports or files a compliant, or cooperates with an investigation of a complaint about a violation of state law or HOA bylaws. The bill allows a unit owner to bring a civil action alleging a violation of the law once the parties have followed the HOA's dispute resolution policy. If the HOA policy does not require parties to meet in good faith to try resolve the dispute, then parties must meet before following the policy.



03:46 PM --
Ted Leighty, representing the Colorado Realtors' Association, testified against the bill and responded to committee member questions.





03:49 PM



Representative Ryden responded to committee member questions and wrapped up her presentation of the bill.



Committee members commented on the bill.

BILL: HB16-1400
TIME: 03:52:54 PM
MOVED: Ryden
MOTION: Refer House Bill 16-1400 to the Committee of the Whole. The motion passed on a vote of 5-4.
SECONDED: Primavera
VOTE
Foote
Yes
Humphrey
No
Leonard
No
Neville P.
No
Primavera
Yes
Tyler
Yes
Wist
No
Lontine
Yes
Ryden
Yes
Final YES: 5 NO: 4 EXC: 0 ABS: 0 FINAL ACTION: PASS












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