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0E32B0C07C465FD5872586AA006E444B Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For HB21-1207

HOUSE COMMITTEE ON BUSINESS AFFAIRS & LABOR
Date Apr 1, 2021      
Location HCR 0112



HB21-1207 - Amended, referred to the Committee of the Whole


02:04:28 PM  
Representatives Daugherty and Benavidez introduced House Bill 21-1207, Overpayment of Workers' Compensation Benefits. The bill sponsors responded to questions from the committee.
02:15:16 PM  
Royce Mueller, representing Workers' Compensation Education Association (WCEA), testified in support of the bill.
02:18:08 PM  
Robert Lindgren, representing the Colorado AFL-CIO, testified in support of the bill.
02:20:16 PM  
Mr. Mueller responded to questions from the committee.
02:23:15 PM  
Harvey Flewelling, representing Pinnacol Assurance, testified on the bill from an amend position.
02:27:38 PM  
Edie Sonn, representing Pinnacol Assurance, testified on the bill from an amend position.
02:29:21 PM  
The representatives from Pinnacol Assurance responded to questions from the committee.
03:00:05 PM  
Tony Gagliardi, representing the National Federal of Independent Business (NFIB) and the Colorado Chamber of Commerce, testified in opposition to the bill.
03:02:49 PM  
Douglas Kotarek, representing the Colorado Self Insurers Association, testified on the bill from an amend position.
03:06:15 PM  
Evan Goulding, representing
the Special District Association of Colorado, testified on the bill from
an amend position.
03:08:28 PM  
Chad Anderson, representing the Colorado Insurance Guaranty Association, testified on the bill from a neutral position.
03:11:19 PM  
Sandra Parker-Murray,
representing Communications Workers of America, testified in support of
the bill.
03:14:00 PM  
Rodney Williams,
representing himself, testified in support of the bill.
03:18:06 PM  
Bethiah Crane, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.
03:21:28 PM  
Tamra Tully, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.
03:25:05 PM  
Ms. Crane responded to questions from the committee.
03:31:47 PM  
Susanne Ventzke, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.
03:35:17 PM  
Kevin Schneider, representing United Food and Commercial Workers Local 7, testified in support of the bill.
03:37:54 PM  
Kathy Hallford, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.
03:41:54 PM  
Jason Wardrip, representing the Colorado Building and Construction Trades Council, testified in support of the bill.
03:45:41 PM  
Mike Sturtavent, representing himself, testified in support of the bill.
03:49:46 PM  
Denise Dubois, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.
03:53:30 PM  
Mark Elliot, representing WCEA, testified in support of the bill. Mr. Elliot responded to questions from the committee.
04:24:23 PM  
The bill sponsors
and committee members discussed proposed Amendments L.002 and L.005 (Attachments
A and B).


04:25:36 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.002
Moved Sullivan
Seconded Duran
Amabile
Bird
Carver
Duran
Lynch
Mullica
Neville
Ricks
Sandridge
Snyder
Van Winkle
Sullivan
Roberts
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection


04:30:46 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.005
Moved Sullivan
Seconded Duran
Amabile
Bird
Carver
Duran
Lynch
Mullica
Neville
Ricks
Sandridge
Snyder
Van Winkle
Sullivan
Roberts
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection
04:30:58 PM  
The bill sponsors and committee members made closing remarks on the bill.


04:41:58 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 21-1207, as amended, to the Committee of the Whole.
Moved Sullivan
Seconded Duran
Amabile Yes
Bird Yes
Carver No
Duran Yes
Lynch No
Mullica Yes
Neville No
Ricks Yes
Sandridge No
Snyder Yes
Van Winkle No
Sullivan Yes
Roberts Yes
Final YES: 8   NO: 5   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS






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