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1D4CFC11C1054B11872586870059E69B Hearing Summary




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BILL SUMMARY For BILL DRAFT PRESENTATION FOR PROPOSAL TO AMEND §24-4-103, C.R.S.: NOTICE TO BILL SPONSORS CONCERNING RULE-MAKING

JOINT COMMITTEE COMMITTEE ON LEGAL SERVICES
Date Feb 25, 2021      
Location Old State Library



Bill Draft Presentation for Proposal to Amend §24-4-103, C.R.S.: Notice to Bill Sponsors Concerning Rule-making - Bill approved for introduction


09:21:59 AM  

Jennifer Berman, Managing Senior Attorney, Office of Legislative Legal Services, testified before the Committee. Ms. Berman presented the draft bill requested by the Committee to amend the statute that requires notices to members of the General Assembly about rule-making based on their previously passed legislation.

Senator Gardner and Ms. Berman discussed if the draft bill addresses staff concerns.

Representative Weissman and Ms. Berman discussed adding a safety clause to the draft bill. Representative Soper and Ms. Berman discussed whether an act subject to petition or safety clause would make a difference to staff workload.

Representatives Weissman and Van Winkle and Senators Gardner and Lee agreed to be prime sponsors and that the bill should start in the House. The rest of the Committee members agreed to cosponsor the bill.

Representative Weissman and Ms. Berman agreed to introduce the draft bill with an act subject to petition clause.

09:25:48 AM  

Ms. Berman discussed the Rule Review Bill with the Committee and explained that the rules not extended at today's meeting have been included in the bill. Senator Buckner agreed to be a cosponsor on the Rule Review Bill. The Committee decided the prime sponsors on the Rule Review Bill will be Senators Gardner and Lee and Representatives Soper and Herod.

The Committee asked the Office to review the rules of the Committee and come back with recommendations for any suggested updates or changes to the rules.



09:29:56 AM
Motion I move to approve the introduction of the draft bill before us, LLS 21-0793
Moved Soper
Seconded
Buckner Yes
Cooke Yes
Gardner Yes
Ginal Yes
Herod Yes
Snyder Yes
Van Winkle Yes
Weissman Yes
Soper Yes
Lee Yes
Final YES: 10   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS