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PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For SB19-020

HOUSE COMMITTEE ON STATE, VETERANS, & MILITARY AFFAIRS
Date Apr 25, 2019      
Location LSB A



SB19-020 - Referred to House Appropriations


03:27:01 PM  

Representative McLachlan, bill sponsor, presented Senate Bill 19-020. The bill requires the Center of Excellence for Advanced Technology Aerial Firefighting to study and, if feasible, implement a system to patrol the airspace above a wildland fire. It increases state expenditures in FY 2019-20 and may increase expenditures on an ongoing basis in future years depending on the outcome of the study.

03:28:08 PM  

Ben Miller, Colorado Division of Fire Prevention and Control in the Colorado Department of Public Safety, testified in support of the bill.

03:29:33 PM  

Kelly Sloan, Colorado Agricultural Aviation Association, testified in support of the bill.

03:30:34 PM  

Representative McLachlan made concluding remarks about the bill.



03:31:44 PM
Motion Refer Senate Bill 19-020 to the Committee on Appropriations.
Moved Lontine
Seconded Duran
Duran Yes
Humphrey Yes
Lontine Yes
Melton Excused
Rich Yes
Sirota Yes
Williams D. Yes
Jaquez Lewis Yes
Kennedy Yes
Final YES: 8   NO: 0   EXC: 1   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS






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