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S_BLT_2019A 04/17/2019 01:34:48 PM Committee Summary

PUBLIC
STAFF SUMMARY OF MEETING
SENATE COMMITTEE ON BUSINESS, LABOR, & TECHNOLOGY
Date 04/17/2019
Attendance
Priola X
Story *
Tate X
Danielson X
Williams A. X
X = Present, E = Excused, A = Absent, * = Present after roll call
Time 01:34:48 PM to 02:24:24 PM
Place SCR 354
This Meeting was called to order by Senator Williams A.
This Report was prepared by Jeanette Chapman
Hearing Items Action Taken
HB19-1254 Referred to the Committee of the Whole - Consent Calendar
Conf 19-Uninsured Employer Board Favorably Refer to Full Senate - Consent Calendar
Conf 19-Banking Board Favorably Refer to Full Senate - Consent Calendar
Conf 19-Assessment Appeals — Board Of Favorably Refer to Full Senate - Consent Calendar
HB19-1256 Referred to the Committee of the Whole - Consent Calendar
HB19-1286 Referred to the Committee of the Whole - Consent Calendar

HB19-1254 - Referred to the Committee of the Whole - Consent Calendar


01:35:05 PM  
Senators Fields and Priola introduced House
Bill 19-1254, concerning notice requirements for employees sharing gratuities.
 The bill clarifies that if a business requires its employees to share
gratuities with other employees, that each patron be notified of this in
writing.
01:36:13 PM  
Nick Hoover, Colorado Restaurant Association, spoke in favor of the bill.
01:36:50 PM  
Tony Gagliardi, National Federation of
Independent Businesses, spoke in favor of the bill. He responded to questions
from the committee.
01:38:39 PM  
Mr. Hoover responded to questions from the committee.


01:43:26 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 19-1254 to the Committee of the Whole and with a recommendation that it be placed on the consent calendar.
Moved Danielson
Seconded
Priola Yes
Story Yes
Tate Yes
Danielson Yes
Williams A. Yes
Final YES: 5   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS



Conf 19-Uninsured Employer Board - Favorably Refer to Full Senate - Consent Calendar


01:44:15 PM  
David Gallivan, Colorado Department of Labor and Employment, introduced the appointees to the Uninsured Employer Board.
01:45:28 PM  
Shelley Dodge and Jason Wardrip, appointees
to the Uninsured Employer Board, came to the table.  The appointment
letter is Attachment A.  Their applications and resumes are available
at the State Archives.  Ms. Dodge and Mr. Wadrip described their professional
experience with issues related to workers compensation and discussed their
interest in serving on the board.  


01:49:21 PM
Motion Refer the appointment of Jason Wardrip, Shelley Dodge to the Uninsured Employer Board to the full Senate with a favorable recommendation and with a recommendation that it be placed on the consent calendar.
Moved Danielson
Seconded
Priola Yes
Story Yes
Tate Yes
Danielson Yes
Williams A. Yes
Final YES: 5   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS



Conf 19-Banking Board - Favorably Refer to Full Senate - Consent Calendar


01:49:29 PM  
Ken Boldt, Division of Banking, introduced
the appointee to the Colorado Banking Board.
01:50:54 PM  
Sarah Auchterlonie, appointee to the Colorado
Banking Board, came to the table.  The appointment letter is Attachment
B.  Her application and resume is available at the State Archives.
 Ms. Auchterlonie described her professional experience and discussed
her interest in continuing to serve on the board.  


01:54:00 PM
Motion Refer the appointment of Sarah Auchterlonie to the Banking Board to the full Senate with a favorable recommendation and with a recommendation that it be placed on the consent calendar.
Moved Danielson
Seconded
Priola Yes
Story Yes
Tate Yes
Danielson Yes
Williams A. Yes
Final YES: 5   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS



Conf 19-Assessment Appeals — Board Of - Favorably Refer to Full Senate - Consent Calendar


01:54:09 PM  
Kristin Rozanski, Division of Real Estate, introduced the appointees to the Board of Assessment Appeals.
01:55:39 PM  
Samuel Forsyth, Sondra Mercier, and Mary
Kay Kelley, appointees to the Board of Assessment Appeals, came to the
table.   The appointment letter is Attachment C.  Their applications
and resumes may be found at the State Archives. Mr. Forsyth, Ms. Mercier,
and Ms. Kelley described their professional experience relating to assessments
and discussed their interest in continuing to serve on the board.
01:58:12 PM  
Louesa Maricle, Gregg Near, and Amy Williams,
appointees to the Board of Assessment Appeals, came to the table.  The
appointment letter is Attachment C.  Their applications and resumes
are available at the State Archives.Ms. Maricle, Mr. Near, and Ms. Williams
introduced themselves and discussed their professional experience and interest
in continuing to serve on the board.


02:03:41 PM
Motion Refer the appointment of A. Louesa Maricle, Sondra Mercier, Gregg Near, Marykay Kelley, Amy Williams, Samuel Forsyth to the Board of Assessment Appeals to the full Senate with a favorable recommendation and with a recommendation that it be placed on the consent calendar.
Moved Danielson
Seconded
Priola Yes
Story Yes
Tate Yes
Danielson Yes
Williams A. Yes
Final YES: 5   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS



HB19-1256 - Referred to the Committee of the Whole - Consent Calendar


02:04:12 PM  
Senator Todd introduced House Bill 19-1256, concerning electronic filing of certain taxes. The bill requires the Department of Revenue to promulgate rules to implement mandatory electronic filing of certain tax returns and payment of certain taxes and fees via electronic funds transfer. She responded to questions from the committee.
02:07:43 PM  
Brendon Reece, Department of Revenue, spoke in favor of the bill.


02:11:18 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 19-1256 to the Committee of the Whole and with a recommendation that it be placed on the consent calendar.
Moved Danielson
Seconded
Priola Yes
Story Yes
Tate Yes
Danielson Yes
Williams A. Yes
Final YES: 5   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS



HB19-1286 - Referred to the Committee of the Whole - Consent Calendar


02:13:02 PM  
Senator Todd introduced House Bill 19-1286, concerning motor vehicle wholesaler licenses. The bill permits only two named individuals to act as a wholesaler under a motor vehicle or powersports wholesaler license.
02:14:54 PM  
David Cardella, Mountain States Auto Group, spoke in favor of the bill.
02:17:05 PM  
Todd O'Connell, Colorado Independent Auto
Dealers Association, spoke in favor of the bill.
02:17:53 PM  
Mr. Cardella responded to questions from the committee.


02:24:07 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 19-1286 to the Committee of the Whole and with a recommendation that it be placed on the consent calendar.
Moved Danielson
Seconded
Priola Yes
Story Yes
Tate Yes
Danielson Yes
Williams A. Yes
Final YES: 5   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS


02:24:24 PM   The committee adjourned.






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