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C1058E3370397484872586E1001F2B67 Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For HB21-1255

SENATE COMMITTEE ON STATE, VETERANS, & MILITARY AFFAIRS
Date May 25, 2021      
Location Old State Library



HB21-1255 - Referred to Senate Appropriations


11:40:42 PM  
Senator Jaquez Lewis and Senator Pettersen, bill sponsors, presented House Bill 21-1255. The bill modifies procedures relating to firearm relinquishment following the issuance of a protection order.
11:48:34 PM  
Ann Kelly, Boulder
County DA, testified in support of the bill. Kenneth Boyd, Adams County
DA, testified in support of the bill. Jacqui Shumway, representing self,
testified in support of the bill.  
11:55:04 PM  
Robert Edmiston, representing The Firearms Coalition of Colorado, testified in opposition to the bill. Moira Sharkey, representing self, testified in a neutral position on the bill.
12:02:53 AM  
David Keck, representing
National Resource Center on Domestic Violence and Firearms and Battered
Women's Justice Project, testified in support of the bill. Rebecca Zimmerman,
representing self, testified in support of the bill. Lydia Waligorski,
representing Violence Free Colorado, testified in support of the bill.
12:06:55 AM  
Eileen McCarron, representing Colorado Ceasefire, testified in support of the bill. Tara Koumantakis, representing Project Safeguard, testified in support of the bill. Jenn Doe, representing self, testified in support of the bill.
12:14:44 AM  
Carly Dempsey, representing self, testified in support of the bill. Nicole LiaBraaten, Moms Demand Action, testified in support of the bill. Mary Parker, representing self, testified in support of the bill.


12:24:09 AM
Motion Refer House Bill 21-1255 to the Committee on Appropriations.
Moved Jaquez Lewis
Seconded
Cooke No
Jaquez Lewis Yes
Simpson No
Coleman Yes
Gonzales Yes
Final YES: 3   NO: 2   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS






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