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4772CE983DCA3FDA8725896A0071417D Hearing Summary


Date Mar 6, 2023      
Location HCR 0112

HB23-1184 - Amended, referred to House Appropriations

01:37:06 PM  
Representatives Frizell and Lindstedt, co-prime sponsors, presented House Bill 23-1128. The bill expands an existing tax exemption for vacant land held by a nonprofit organization to build and sell affordable housing units, and deems certain land leased by the nonprofit community land trusts and home developers as charitable and exempt under the state constitution.
01:42:14 PM  
Amendment L.005 (Attachment A) was distributed and explained.
01:47:26 PM  
The sponsors responded to questions from the committee.
01:53:24 PM  
Ms. Kendra Longworth, representing Habitat for Humanity of Colorado, testified in support of the bill.
01:56:56 PM  
Commissioner Tamara Pogue, representing Colorado Counties Inc., testified to amend the bill.
02:00:34 PM  
Commissioner Dick Elsner, representing Colorado Counties Inc., testified to amend the bill.
02:01:04 PM  
Ms. Stefka Fanchi, representing Elevation Community Land Trust, testified in support of the bill.
02:10:56 PM  
Ms. JoAnn Groff, representing Division of Property Taxation, Department of Local Affairs, testified in a neutral position on the bill.
02:14:36 PM  
The witnesses responded to questions from the committee.

02:23:48 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.005 (Attachment A).
Moved Lindstedt
Seconded Frizell
deGruy Kennedy
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection
02:24:09 PM  
The sponsors provided closing comments and asked for a favorable recommendation.
02:26:00 PM  
Members of the committee commented on their positions on the bill.

02:30:47 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 23-1184, as amended, to the Committee on Appropriations.
Moved Frizell
Seconded Lindstedt
deGruy Kennedy Yes
Frizell Yes
Hartsook Yes
Kipp Yes
Lindstedt Yes
Marshall Yes
Taggart Yes
Weinberg Yes
Weissman Yes
Joseph Yes
Snyder Yes
Final YES: 11   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS

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