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BDFA18B5A089CCB38725899E007CC981 Hearing Summary


Date Apr 27, 2023      
Location Old State Library

SB23-024 - Postponed Indefinitely

04:43:08 PM  
Representative Pugliese
presented Senate Bill 23-024 to the committee. The bill allows individuals
to challenge a court order issued during a dependency and neglect proceeding
on first amendment grounds.
04:45:36 PM  
The bill sponsor responded to questions from the committee.
04:52:48 PM  
Ms. Melanie Jordan, representing the Office of Respondent Parents' Counsel, testified in support of the bill.
04:53:00 PM  
Ashley Chase, representing
the Office of the Child's Representative, testified in opposition to the
04:58:31 PM  
Ms. Suzanne Taheri,
representing herself, testified in support of the bill.
04:58:49 PM  
Ms. Maralee Mclean, representing Moms Fight Back, testified in support of the bill.
05:10:32 PM  
Ms. Taheri and Ms.
Chase responded to questions from the committee.

05:11:41 PM  
Witness and committee
discussion continued.
05:27:04 PM  
The bill sponsor and committee members provided final comments on the bill.

05:34:19 PM
Motion Refer Senate Bill 23-024 to the Committee of the Whole.
Moved Evans
Seconded Armagost
Armagost Yes
Daugherty No
Epps No
Evans Yes
Garcia No
Luck No
Marshall No
Sharbini No
Snyder Yes
Soper Excused
Woodrow No
Bacon No
Weissman No
YES: 3   NO: 9   EXC: 1   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  FAIL

05:34:46 PM
Motion Postpone Senate Bill 23-024 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 Weissman
Seconded Sharbini
Armagost No
Daugherty Yes
Epps Yes
Evans No
Garcia Yes
Luck Yes
Marshall Yes
Sharbini Yes
Snyder No
Soper Excused
Woodrow Yes
Bacon Yes
Weissman Yes
Final YES: 9   NO: 3   EXC: 1   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS

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