The following persons testified regarding HB 19-1042: Ms. Kathleen Glynn, representing herself, testified in support of the bill. Ms. Ashley Chase, representing the Office of the Child's Representative, testified in support of HB 19-1042. She explained the inconsistency that would be fixed by the bill. Ms. Kacie Mulhern, representing the Rocky Mountain Children's Law Center, testified in support of the bill. She discussed her work in gaining special immigrant juvenile status for vulnerable persons, and explained how the threshold for adulthood of 18 years does not apply in some circumstances. Discussion ensued regarding what special immigrant juvenile status confers upon an individual, and the effect of the bill on this status. Discussion followed regarding the process by which an individual might receive this status.