Skip to main content
Colorado General AssemblyToggle Main Menu
Agency NameToggle Agency Menu

ACF5B380C1DAB12C8725851B0066CAFD Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For HB20-1204

HOUSE COMMITTEE ON FINANCE
Date Feb 27, 2020      
Location HCR 0112



HB20-1204 - Postponed Indefinitely


11:42:51 AM  
Representative Ransom presented House Bill 20-1204 to the
committee.  The bill creates an income tax deduction for charitable
contributions to certain scholarship granting organizations for tax years
2021 through 2025.
11:48:32 AM  
Representative Ransom responded to questions from the committee.
11:54:00 AM  
Evie Hudak, representing Colorado PTA,
testified against the bill.
11:57:25 AM  
Caroline Nutter, representing the Colorado Fiscal Institute, testified against the bill.
11:57:43 AM  
Cindy Barnard, representing Taxpayers for Public Education, testified against the bill.
12:01:10 PM  
Kevin Vick, representing the Colorado Education Association, testified against the bill.
12:04:17 PM  
Representative Ransom distributed and explained amendments L.001 and L.003 (Attachments A and B).


12:11:44 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.001
Moved Sandridge
Seconded Champion
Benavidez
Bockenfeld
Champion
Gray
Kraft-Tharp
Rich Excused
Sandridge
Snyder
Sullivan
Bird
Herod
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 1   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection


12:12:04 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.003
Moved Sandridge
Seconded Champion
Benavidez
Bockenfeld
Champion
Gray
Kraft-Tharp
Rich Excused
Sandridge
Snyder
Sullivan
Bird
Herod
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 1   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection
12:12:07 PM  
Representative Ransom wrapped up her presentation to the committee.


12:22:30 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 20-1204, as amended, to the Committee on Appropriations.
Moved Sandridge
Seconded Champion
Benavidez No
Bockenfeld Yes
Champion Yes
Gray No
Kraft-Tharp No
Rich Excused
Sandridge Yes
Snyder No
Sullivan No
Bird No
Herod No
YES: 3   NO: 7   EXC: 1   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  FAIL


12:22:50 PM
Motion Postpone House Bill 20-1204 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 Gray
Seconded Bird
Benavidez Yes
Bockenfeld No
Champion No
Gray Yes
Kraft-Tharp Yes
Rich Excused
Sandridge No
Snyder Yes
Sullivan Yes
Bird Yes
Herod Yes
Final YES: 7   NO: 3   EXC: 1   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS






COVID-19 Resources
2021 Ballot Information Booklet (Blue Book)
NORTH ENTRANCE IS CURRENTLY CLOSED.  TO ENTER THE CAPITOL, USE THE SOUTH ENTRANCE, UNDER THE STAIRS, AT 14th AVENUE AND SHERMAN STREET.