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3ADE57FCBD93A94F8725850E0034358A Hearing Summary


Date Feb 13, 2020      
Location Old Supreme Court Chamber

HB20-1033 - Postponed Indefinitely

02:30:31 AM  

Representative Humphrey, bill sponsor, presented House Bill 20-1033. The bill prohibits the State of Colorado, its political subdivisions, any person acting under state law, and any private person suing under or attempting to enforce a state law from taking any action against a religious organization or individual for acting on religious beliefs or moral convictions regarding sexual orientation or gender identity.

02:33:09 AM  

Reverend Bonnie Sarah Spencer, Interfaith Alliance of Colorado and the Episcopal Church in Colorado, testified in opposition to the bill.

Reverend Jesse Bhakti, representing herself, testified in opposition to the bill.

Rabbi Rachel Kobrin, Congregation Rodef Shalom, testified in opposition to the bill.

Elizabeth Hinkley, American Civil Liberties Union of Colorado, testified in opposition to the bill.

02:42:32 AM  

Mary Parker, representing herself, testified in opposition to the bill.

02:45:48 AM  

Representative Humphrey made concluding remarks on the bill. Committee members made comments regarding the bill.

A written statement from Nicole Hunt was submitted for the public record (Attachment P).

02:50:36 AM
Motion Refer House Bill 20-1033 to the Committee of the Whole.
Moved Humphrey
Seconded Rich
Duran No
Humphrey Yes
Lontine No
Rich Yes
Sirota No
Williams D. Yes
Woodrow No
Jaquez Lewis No
Kennedy No
YES: 3   NO: 6   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  FAIL

02:50:53 AM
Motion Postpone House Bill 20-1033 indefinitely using a reversal of the previous roll call. There was no objection to the use of the reverse roll call, therefore, the bill was postponed indefinitely.
Moved Jaquez Lewis
Seconded Duran
Duran Yes
Humphrey No
Lontine Yes
Rich No
Sirota Yes
Williams D. No
Woodrow Yes
Jaquez Lewis Yes
Kennedy Yes
Final YES: 6   NO: 3   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS

The effective date for bills enacted without a safety clause is August 7, 2024, if the General Assembly adjourns sine die on May 8, 2024, unless otherwise specified. Details