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PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For SB18-156

SENATE COMMITTEE ON STATE, VETERANS, & MILITARY AFFAIRS
Date Feb 14, 2018      
Location SCR 357



SB18-156 - Amended, referred to the Committee of the Whole


07:39:32 PM  

Senator Cooke, sponsor, presented Senate Bill 18-156 to the committee. The bill reduces the frequency by which county financial and salary reports must be published. Senator Cooke presented amendment L.002 [Attachment P].

07:44:59 PM  

Bob Sweeney, representing the Colorado Press Association and the Greenwood Villager, testified against the bill. Committee members received a handout from the Colorado Press Association [Attachment Q].

07:47:41 PM  
Greg Romberg, representing the Colorado Press Association, testified against the bill.
07:51:19 PM  

Jefferson County Commissioner Tina Francone, representing Jefferson County, testified in support of the bill.

07:54:09 PM  
Mr. Romberg and Mr. Sweeney responded to committee member questions.
08:01:58 PM  
Senator Cooke wrapped up his presentation of the bill.


08:04:01 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.002 [Attachment P].
Moved Sonnenberg
Seconded
Court
Fenberg
Hill
Sonnenberg
Marble
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection
08:04:02 PM  
Committee members commented on the bill.


08:05:43 PM
Motion Refer Senate Bill 18-156, as amended, to the Committee of the Whole.
Moved Sonnenberg
Seconded
Court Yes
Fenberg Yes
Hill Yes
Sonnenberg Yes
Marble Yes
Final YES: 5   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS






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