John Ferrugia, representing CoLab, testified in opposition to HB 21-1214.
Susan Greene, representing herself, testified in opposition to the bill.
Tim Regan-Porter, representing the Colorado Press Association, testified in opposition to the bill.
Nicole Vap, representing the Colorado Freedom of Information Coalition, testified in opposition to the bill.
Discussion ensued regarding demographic disparities in arrests and disproportionate impact resulting from availability of criminal records, and data collection on these issues. Discussion followed regarding how sealing arrest records under the bill would interfere with journalists' ability to investigate crimes.