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s_sa_2018a_2018-05-04t14:55:21z1 Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For HB18-1081

SENATE COMMITTEE ON STATE, VETERANS, & MILITARY AFFAIRS
Date May 4, 2018      
Location SCR 357



HB18-1081 - Committee Discussion Only


03:15:40 PM  
Senator Cooke, sponsor, presented House Bill 18-1081 to the committee. The bill creates a program in the Judicial Department responsible for reminding criminal defendants of upcoming court dates.
03:17:11 PM  
Chris Johnson, representing the County Sheriffs of Colorado, testified in support of the bill.
03:20:10 PM  
Rebecca Wallace, representing the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of Colorado, testified in support of the bill.
03:23:39 PM  
Denise Maes, representing the ACLU of Colorado, testified in support of the bill.
03:25:58 PM  
Robert Southey, representing Banker's Insurance Company, testified against the bill.
03:26:42 PM  
Mr. Southey, Ms. Maes, and Ms. Wallace responded to committee member questions.
03:31:59 PM  
Mr. Johnson and Senator Cooke responded
to committee member questions.
03:46:13 PM  
Ms. Wallace responded to committee member comments.
03:46:36 PM  
Senator Cooke wrapped up his presentation of the bill.
03:51:00 PM  
The chair laid the bill over to later in the calendar.