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AFF28ACAA88EC291872583900071B0BE Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For HB19-1062

HOUSE COMMITTEE ON FINANCE
Date Jan 28, 2019      
Location LSB A



HB19-1062 - Amended, referred to the Committee of the Whole


01:33:58 PM  

Representative Rich presented House Bill 19-1062 to the committee, along with two handouts (Attachments A and B) and amendment L.001 (Attachment C).  The bill allows the Department of Human Services to transfer the Grand Junction Regional Center (GJRC) campus to a state institution of higher education or to a local government.  If the department utilizes the option to transfer rather than sell the GJRC campus, the bill requires it to submit a plan regarding the transfer of the campus to the Capital Development Committee no later than December 10, 2019.

01:35:59 PM  
Esther van Mourik, representing the Office of Legislative
Legal Services, responded to committee members' questions.
01:38:59 PM  
Kori Donaldson, representing Legislative
Council Staff, responded to committee members' questions.
01:42:59 PM  

Gayle Berry, representing Mesa County, responded to committee members' questions.

01:43:52 PM  
Diane Schwenke, representing the Grand Junction Area Chamber of Commerce, testified in support of the bill remotely from Colorado Mesa University.
01:53:02 PM  
Robin Brown, representing Grand Junction Economic Partnership, testified in support of the bill remotely from Colorado Mesa University.
01:55:16 PM  
Rose Pugliese, Mesa County Commissioner, representing Mesa County Board of County Commissioners, testified in support of the bill remotely from Colorado Mesa University.
01:57:55 PM  
Dr. Jeff Kuhr, representing the Mesa County Public Health Department, testified in support of the bill.
02:07:11 PM  

Charlotte Brantley, representing Clayton Early Learning, testified in support of the bill.

02:07:38 PM  
Richard Orf, representing the Associated Governments of Northwest Colorado, testified in support of the bill.


02:15:39 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.001 (Attachment C)
Moved Rich
Seconded Beckman
Beckman
Benavidez
Bird
Bockenfeld
Gray
Rich
Sandridge
Snyder
Sullivan
Tipper
Herod
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection
02:17:01 PM  
Representative Rich wrapped up her presentation.


02:23:17 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 19-1062, as amended, to the Committee of the Whole.
Moved Rich
Seconded Beckman
Beckman Yes
Benavidez No
Bird Yes
Bockenfeld Excused
Gray Yes
Rich Yes
Sandridge Yes
Snyder Yes
Sullivan Yes
Tipper Yes
Herod No
Final YES: 8   NO: 2   EXC: 1   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS