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22A4664E784914FA8725828300632D2B Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For SB18-243

HOUSE COMMITTEE ON PUBLIC HEALTH CARE & HUMAN SERVICES
Date May 4, 2018      
Location RM 271



SB18-243 - Amended, referred to House Appropriations


12:03:17 PM  

Representative McKean and Representative Esgar, bill sponsors, presented Senate Bill 18-243 to the committee.  The bill makes numerous changes to the retail sale of alcohol beverages related to licensing, public consumption, radius requirements, and the sale and delivery of fermented malt beverages.

12:10:32 PM  

Representatives McKean and Esgar responded to committee questions on the bill.

12:10:33 PM  

Representative Singer proceeded with witness testimony on the bill.

12:17:41 PM  

Jason Basset, Kum & Go, testified in opposition to the bill and distributed a handout (Attachments A).

12:22:25 PM  

Jennifer Ness, Kum & Go, testified in opposition to the bill.

12:22:53 PM  
Chris Howes, Colorado Retail Council, testified in opposition to the bill and distributed handouts (Attachments B and C).
12:24:34 PM  
David Montoya, Safeway, testified in opposition to the bill.
12:27:16 PM  
Kelli McGannon, King Soopers, testified in opposition to the bill.
12:32:03 PM  
Jabron Khan, 7-Eleven, testified in opposition to the bill.
12:35:02 PM  
Steven Motto, 7-Eleven, testified in opposition to the bill.
12:37:16 PM  
Xavier Castanon, 7-Eleven, testified in opposition to the bill.
12:38:34 PM  

Grier Bailey, Colorado Wyoming Petroleum Marketers Association, testified in opposition to the bill and distributed a handout (Attachment D).

12:41:05 PM  
David Reitz, Tavern League of Colorado, testified in opposition to the bill.
12:45:53 PM  

Mark Berzins, Little Pub Company, testified in opposition to the bill.

12:47:17 PM  
Mary Lou Chapman, Rocky Mountain Food Industry Association, testified in opposition to the bill.
12:51:54 PM  
Micki Hackenberger, Wine and Spirit Wholesalers of Colorado, testified in support of the bill.
12:55:25 PM  

Kara Miller, Colorado Craft Distillers, testified in support of the bill.

12:58:00 PM  

Jeanne McEvoy, Colorado Licensed Beverage Association, testified in support of the bill.

12:59:44 PM  

Jacqui Shomway, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

01:02:58 PM  
Scott Chase, Coloradans for Safety, testified in support of the bill.
01:03:31 PM  
Kevin Bommer, Colorado Municipal League, testified in a neutral capacity on the bill.
01:07:55 PM  
Joan Green, Distilled Spirits Council, testified in a neutral capacity on the bill.
01:13:24 PM  

Representatives Esgar and McKean distributed amendments L.047, L.052, L.053, and L.054 to the committee (Attachments E, F, G, and H).



01:13:55 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.047 (Attachment E).
Moved Esgar
Seconded Singer
Becker J.
Esgar
Everett
Ginal
Hooton
Landgraf
Liston
Lontine
Pettersen
Ransom
Winkler
Danielson
Singer
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection
01:13:56 PM  

Representative Esgar explained amendment L.052 to the committee (Attachment F).



01:18:51 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.052 (Attachment F).
Moved Esgar
Seconded Singer
Becker J. Yes
Esgar Yes
Everett No
Ginal Yes
Hooton Yes
Landgraf Yes
Liston No
Lontine Yes
Pettersen Yes
Ransom No
Winkler Yes
Danielson Yes
Singer Yes
YES: 10   NO: 3   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS
01:22:16 PM  

Discussion ensued regarding amendment L.053 (Attachment G).

01:22:46 PM  

Representative Becker distributed amendment L.067 to the committee (Attachment I).

01:23:23 PM  

Representatives Esgar and Becker responded to committee questions on the amendments.  Committee discussion ensued regarding the amendments.



01:30:01 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.067 (Attachment I) as a substitute amendment to amendment L.053 (Attachment G).
Moved Becker J.
Seconded Lontine
Becker J.
Esgar
Everett
Ginal
Hooton
Landgraf
Liston
Lontine
Pettersen
Ransom
Winkler
Danielson
Singer
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Withdrawn
01:31:02 PM  

The committee discussed a possible conceptual amendment rather than a substitute amendment to amendment L.053 (Attachment G).



01:39:34 PM
Motion This is a conceptual amendment to amendment L.053 (Attachment G), to strike lines 16 through 19 and insert the language from amendment L.068 (Attachment I).
Moved Becker J.
Seconded Lontine
Becker J. Yes
Esgar No
Everett Yes
Ginal No
Hooton No
Landgraf Yes
Liston Yes
Lontine Yes
Pettersen No
Ransom Yes
Winkler Yes
Danielson No
Singer Yes
YES: 8   NO: 5   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS


01:40:04 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.053 (Attachment G), as amended
Moved Esgar
Seconded Ginal
Becker J.
Esgar
Everett
Ginal
Hooton
Landgraf
Liston
Lontine
Pettersen
Ransom
Winkler
Danielson
Singer
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection
01:40:05 PM  

Committee discussion ensued regarding amendment L.054 (Attachment H).



01:46:00 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L054 (Attachment H).
Moved Esgar
Seconded Singer
Becker J.
Esgar
Everett
Ginal
Hooton
Landgraf
Liston
Lontine
Pettersen
Ransom
Winkler
Danielson
Singer
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Withdrawn
01:46:21 PM  

Representative Becker distributed amendment L.068 and explained it to the committee (Attachment J).  Committee discussion ensued regarding the amendments.



01:55:47 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.068 as a substitute amendment (Attachment J).
Moved Becker J.
Seconded Liston
Becker J. Yes
Esgar No
Everett Yes
Ginal No
Hooton Yes
Landgraf Yes
Liston Yes
Lontine Yes
Pettersen No
Ransom Yes
Winkler Yes
Danielson No
Singer No
YES: 8   NO: 5   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS
01:55:48 PM  

Representative Hooton distributed amendment L.051 and explained it to the committee (Attachment K).



01:57:57 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.051 (Attachment K).
Moved Hooton
Seconded Ginal
Becker J.
Esgar
Everett
Ginal
Hooton
Landgraf
Liston
Lontine
Pettersen
Ransom
Winkler
Danielson
Singer
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection
01:58:25 PM  

Representatives McKean and Esgar gave concluding remarks on the bill.

01:59:22 PM  

Committee members commented on the bill.



02:17:56 PM
Motion Refer Senate Bill 18-243, as amended, to the Committee on Appropriations.
Moved Liston
Seconded Landgraf
Becker J. No
Esgar Yes
Everett No
Ginal Yes
Hooton Yes
Landgraf No
Liston No
Lontine Yes
Pettersen Yes
Ransom No
Winkler No
Danielson Yes
Singer Yes
Final YES: 7   NO: 6   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS






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