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H_TLG_2020A 02/05/2020 10:27:21 AM Committee Summary

PUBLIC
STAFF SUMMARY OF MEETING
HOUSE COMMITTEE ON TRANSPORTATION & LOCAL GOVERNMENT
Date 02/05/2020
Attendance
Carver X
Catlin X
Froelich X
Hooton *
Humphrey X
Melton X
Roberts X
Sirota X
Wilson X
Exum X
Gray X
Time 10:27:21 AM to 11:04:58 AM
Place LSB A
This Meeting was called to order by Representative Gray
This Report was prepared by April Bernard
Hearing Items Action Taken
HB20-1027 Referred to the Committee of the Whole
HB20-1093 Amended, referred to the Committee of the Whole

X = Present, E = Excused, A = Absent, * = Present after roll call

HB20-1027 - Referred to the Committee of the Whole


10:27:35 AM  
Representatives Catlin and Esgar, co-prime
sponsors, introduced House Bill 20-1027, concerning authorizing Colorado
State Patrol Port of Entry Officers to direct traffic.  This will
be in addition to existing enforcement powers and will be helpful to local
communities when special events occur, including floods or accidents.

10:29:45 AM  
Barry Bratt, representing the Colorado State Patrol, testified in support of the bill.
10:30:29 AM  
The bill sponsors made closing remarks.


10:34:10 AM
Motion Refer House Bill 20-1027 to the Committee of the Whole.
Moved Catlin
Seconded Carver
Carver Yes
Catlin Yes
Froelich Yes
Hooton Yes
Humphrey Yes
Melton Yes
Roberts Yes
Sirota Yes
Wilson Yes
Exum Yes
Gray Yes
Final YES: 11   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS



HB20-1093 - Amended, referred to the Committee of the Whole

10:34:17 AM  
Representatives McCluskie and Wilson, co-prime
sponsors, introduced House Bill 20-1093, concerning county authority to
license and regulate a business.  The bill allows the board of county
commissioners to license business and business activity within the county,
including short-term rentals.  The regulation will include advertising
the short-term rental and setting fees, terms, and processes for licensing.

10:38:21 AM  
The bill sponsors responded to questions
about Amendment L.003 (Attachment A) that was distributed to the committee.

10:43:23 AM  
Jeff Huntley, representing Summit County,
testified in support of the bill.
10:46:33 AM  
Thomas Davidson, representing Summit County,
testified in support of the bill.  He provided a handout (Attachment
B).
10:47:07 AM  
Steve Childs, representing Pitkin County, testified in support of the bill.
10:51:59 AM  
Dick Elsner, representing Park County, testified in support of the bill.
10:55:11 AM  
The witnesses responded to committee questions.
10:59:34 AM  
Emily Ibach, representing the Colorado Farm Bureau, testified in opposition to the bill as introduced.


11:01:49 AM
Motion Adopt amendment L.003 (Attachment A).
Moved Wilson
Seconded Exum
Carver
Catlin
Froelich
Hooton
Humphrey
Melton
Roberts
Sirota
Wilson
Exum
Gray
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection
11:02:01 AM  
The bill sponsors provided closing comments
and a handout (Attachment C).
11:03:24 AM  
The committee made closing comments.


11:04:48 AM
Motion Refer House Bill 20-1093, as amended, to the Committee of the Whole.
Moved Wilson
Seconded Exum
Carver No
Catlin Yes
Froelich Yes
Hooton Yes
Humphrey No
Melton Yes
Roberts Yes
Sirota Yes
Wilson Yes
Exum Yes
Gray Yes
Final YES: 9   NO: 2   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS


11:04:58 AM   The committee adjourned.






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