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181B1D1A30E9E2F28725895E005C4CFA Hearing Summary


Date Feb 22, 2023      
Location HCR 0112

SB23-046 - Referred to the Committee of the Whole

09:49:53 AM  
Majority Leader Duran introduced Senate Bill 23-046. The bill modifies the calculation of family and medical leave benefits by calculating the benefit amount on all jobs worked in the base period instead of only the jobs from which the employee is taking leave.
09:52:53 AM  
Ms. Sophie Mariam, representing the Colorado Fiscal Institute, testified in support of the bill.
09:55:33 AM  
Kaitlin Altone, representing 9to5 Colorado, testified in support of the bill.
09:57:45 AM  
Mr. Tony Gagliardi,
representing the National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB), testified
in opposition to the bill.
09:57:59 AM  
Ms. Natalie Petrucci, representing themself, testified in support of the bill.
10:01:38 AM  
Ms. Altone responded to a question from the committee.
10:05:54 AM  
Majority Leader Duran provided final comments on the bill.
10:06:30 AM  
Representative Mabrey provided final comments on the bill.
10:06:44 AM  
Representative Taggart provided final comments on the bill.

10:10:13 AM
Motion Refer Senate Bill 23-046 to the Committee of the Whole.
Moved Ricks
Seconded Lieder
Armagost No
English Yes
Frizell No
Lieder Yes
Lindstedt Yes
Mabrey Yes
Woodrow Yes
Taggart No
Weinberg Yes
Ricks Yes
Amabile Yes
Final YES: 8   NO: 3   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS

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