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S_SA_2022A 04/12/2022 02:01:28 PM Committee Summary

PUBLIC
STAFF SUMMARY OF MEETING
SENATE COMMITTEE ON STATE, VETERANS, & MILITARY AFFAIRS
Date 04/12/2022
Attendance
Lee X
Simpson X
Sonnenberg X
Jaquez Lewis X
Coleman X
Time 02:01:28 PM to 03:15:57 PM
Place Old Supreme Court
This Meeting was called to order by Coleman
This Report was prepared by Anne Wallace
Hearing Items Action Taken
HB22-1307 Referred to the Committee of the Whole - Consent Calendar
HB22-1297 Referred to the Committee of the Whole
SB22-174 Referred to the Committee of the Whole

HB22-1307 - Referred to the Committee of the Whole - Consent Calendar


02:01:46 PM  
Senator Moreno, bill sponsor, presented House Bill 22-1307. The bill updates and clarifies statutes regulating mental health professionals.

The bill sponsor responded to committee questions.

02:04:30 PM  
No witnesses testified on the bill.


02:07:11 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 22-1307 to the Committee of the Whole and with a recommendation that it be placed on the consent calendar.
Moved Lee
Seconded
Lee Yes
Simpson Yes
Sonnenberg Yes
Jaquez Lewis Excused
Coleman Yes
Final YES: 4   NO: 0   EXC: 1   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS



HB22-1297 - Referred to the Committee of the Whole


02:07:35 PM  
The committee recessed.
02:10:28 PM  

The committee came back to order.

02:10:38 PM  
Senator Bridges and Senator Scott, bill sponsors, presented House Bill 22-1297. The bill makes daylight saving time the year-round standard time pending a change in federal law and other states’ laws.

The bill sponsors responded to committee questions.

02:21:05 PM  
Senator Coleman proceeded
with witness testimony on the bill. Submitted testimony may be found in
Attachment A. .
02:21:32 PM  
Jay Pea, representing Save Standard Time, testified in opposition to the bill. Alec Creighton, representing Colorado Broadcasters Association, testified in opposition to the bill. Claire Levy, representing self, testified in opposition to the bill. Senator Evie Hudak, representing Colorado PTA, testified in opposition to the bill. The witness panel responded to committee questions.
02:38:57 PM  
Scott Yates, representing self, testified in support of the bill. The witness responded to committee questions.
02:46:12 PM  
Senator Bridges responded to committee questions.
02:49:48 PM  
The bill sponsors
gave closing remarks. Committee members commented on the bill.


02:54:21 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 22-1297 to the Committee of the Whole.
Moved Jaquez Lewis
Seconded
Lee Yes
Simpson No
Sonnenberg Yes
Jaquez Lewis Yes
Coleman Yes
Final YES: 4   NO: 1   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS



SB22-174 - Referred to the Committee of the Whole


02:55:39 PM  

The committee recessed.

02:55:47 PM  

The committee came back to order.

02:56:26 PM  
Senator Buckner, bill sponsor, presented Senate Bill 22-174. The bill modifies the criteria for the Colorado Office of Policy, Research and Regulatory Reform in the Department of Regulatory Agencies and the General Assembly to consider in the sunset review process.

The bill sponsor responded to committee questions.

02:58:53 PM  
Senator Coleman proceeded with witness testimony on the bill.
02:59:34 PM  
Brian Tobias, representing Department of Regulatory Agencies, Colorado Office of Policy, Research & Regulatory Reform, testified in support of the bill. The witness responded to committee questions.
03:14:47 PM  

Senator Buckner gave closing remarks.



03:15:39 PM
Motion Refer Senate Bill 22-174 to the Committee of the Whole.
Moved Jaquez Lewis
Seconded
Lee Yes
Simpson No
Sonnenberg No
Jaquez Lewis Yes
Coleman Yes
Final YES: 3   NO: 2   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS


03:15:57 PM   The committee adjourned.