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S_AGR_2019A 01/24/2019 01:35:28 PM Committee Summary

PUBLIC
STAFF SUMMARY OF MEETING
SENATE COMMITTEE ON AGRICULTURE & NATURAL RESOURCES
Date 01/24/2019
Attendance
Coram X
Ginal X
Sonnenberg X
Danielson X
Donovan X
Time 01:35:28 PM to 01:59:53 PM
Place SCR 357
This Meeting was called to order by Senator Donovan
This Report was prepared by Matt Becker
Hearing Items Action Taken
Presentation from the Colorado FFA Foundation Committee Discussion Only
Conf 19-Agriculture — Executive Director — Department Of Favorably Refer to Full Senate - Consent Calendar
SB19-070 Amended, referred to the Committee of the Whole - Consent Calendar

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

Presentation from the Colorado FFA Foundation - Committee Discussion Only


01:35:39 PM  
Wade Yoder and Micaela Fenton, representing the Colorado FFA, introduced themselves to the committee and discussed the activities of their organization.



Conf 19-Agriculture — Executive Director — Department Of - Favorably Refer to Full Senate - Consent Calendar


01:40:31 PM  
Lisa Kaufman, Governor's Office, introduced
Kate Greenberg, Executive Director of the Colorado Department of Agriculture,
to the committee.
01:45:37 PM  
Ms. Greenberg responded to committee questions.


01:52:14 PM
Motion Refer the appointment of Kathryn Greenberg as Executive Director of the Department of Agriculture to the full Senate with a favorable recommendation and with a recommendation that it be placed on the consent calendar.
Moved Danielson
Seconded
Coram Yes
Ginal Yes
Sonnenberg Yes
Danielson Yes
Donovan Yes
Final YES: 5   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS



SB19-070 - Amended, referred to the Committee of the Whole - Consent Calendar


01:52:50 PM  
Senator Tate, prime sponsor, presented Senate Bill 19-070, which modifies the authorization for the Department of Natural Resources to receive and expend donations.
01:54:07 PM  
Doug Vilsack, Department of Natural Resources, testified in support of the bill.
01:54:56 PM  
Mr. Vilsack and Senator Tate responded to committee questions.


01:58:26 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.001 (Attachment A).
Moved Danielson
Seconded
Coram
Ginal
Sonnenberg
Danielson
Donovan
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection


01:59:27 PM
Motion Refer Senate Bill 19-070, as amended, to the Committee of the Whole and with a recommendation that it be placed on the consent calendar.
Moved Danielson
Seconded
Coram Yes
Ginal Yes
Sonnenberg Yes
Danielson Yes
Donovan Yes
Final YES: 5   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS


01:59:53 PM   The committee adjourned.