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F11178E071CABDCA872586D400725374 Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For HB21-1058

HOUSE COMMITTEE ON BUSINESS AFFAIRS & LABOR
Date May 13, 2021      
Location HCR 0112



HB21-1058 - Amended, referred to House Finance


02:48:46 PM  
The committee took a brief recess.
02:51:46 PM  
The committee reconvened.
02:51:56 PM  
Representative Gray introduced House Bill 21-1058, Promoting Social Distancing in Marijuana Industry, and responded to questions from the committee.
03:12:09 PM  
Stacey Linn, representing the CannAbility Foundation, testified in support of the bill.
03:16:09 PM  
Dr. Dave Gordon, representing himself, testified in support of the bill.
03:18:35 PM  
Ms. Linn and Dr. Gordon responded to questions from the committee.
03:53:33 PM  
Catherine Golden, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.
03:56:57 PM  
Jeri Shepherd, representing Colorado NORML, testified in support of the bill.
03:59:12 PM  
Ashley Weber, representing Colorado NORML, testified in support of the bill.
04:02:38 PM  
Autumn Brooks, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.
04:05:26 PM  
Michelle Walker, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.
04:08:13 PM  
Diane Carlson Robinson, representing Smart Colorado, testified in opposition to the bill and responded to questions from the committee.
04:23:05 PM  
Dr. Libby Stuyt, representing herself, testified in opposition to the bill.
04:26:52 PM  
Laura Stack, representing herself, testified in opposition to the bill.
04:29:59 PM  
Dr. Brad Roberts, representing himself, testified in opposition to the bill.
04:32:20 PM  
Dr. Roberts responded to questions from the committee.
04:35:50 PM  
Dr. Lynn Parry, representing the Colorado Medical Society, testified in opposition to the bill.
04:39:15 PM  
Dr. Jennifer Hagman, representing the Colorado Psychiatric Society and the Colorado Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Society, testified in opposition to the bill.
04:40:54 PM  
Dawn Reinfeld, representing Blue Rising, testified in opposition to the bill.
04:42:57 PM  
Dr. Joe Cohen, representing Holos Health, testified in support of the bill.
04:46:56 PM  
Jackie Bess, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.
04:49:32 PM  
Amy Bourlon-Hilterbran, representing the American Medical Refugees Foundation and Cannamoms, testified in support of the bill.
04:52:46 PM  
Bridget Seritt, representing Canna-Patient Resource Connection, testified in support of the bill.
04:55:14 PM  
Robert Cohen, representing Cohen Medical Centers, testified in support of the bill.
04:57:41 PM  
Victoria Berglund, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.
04:59:56 PM  
Dr. Karen Randall, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.
05:02:48 PM  
Hashim Coates, representing Black Brown and Red Badged, testified in support of the bill.
05:06:11 PM  
Julie Richardson, representing Colorado NORML, testified in support of the bill.
05:08:26 PM  
Dr. David Gray, representing self, testified in support of the bill. Ms. Martha Montemayor, representing Cannabis Clinicians Colorado, testified in support of the bill.
05:12:53 PM  
Shannon Fender, representing Native Roots Cannabis Co., testified in support of the bill.
05:17:10 PM  
Jennifer Cunningham, representing herself, testified in opposition to the bill.
05:19:54 PM  
Danielle Henry, representing the Colorado Department of Revenue Marijuana Enforcement Division, responded to questions from the committee.
05:19:55 PM  
Additional written testimony that was provided to the committee for consideration is provided as Attachment E.
05:21:27 PM  
The committee discussed
proposed amendments L.003 and L.004 (Attachments F and G).


05:26:37 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.004
Moved Sullivan
Seconded Snyder
Amabile
Bird
Carver
Gonzales-Gutierrez
Lynch
Mullica
Neville
Ricks
Sandridge
Snyder
Van Winkle
Sullivan
Roberts
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection


05:27:42 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.003
Moved Sullivan
Seconded Snyder
Amabile
Bird
Carver
Gonzales-Gutierrez
Lynch
Mullica
Neville
Ricks
Sandridge
Snyder
Van Winkle
Sullivan
Roberts
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection
05:27:44 PM  
The bill sponsor and committee members made closing remarks on the bill.


05:53:00 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 21-1058, as amended, to the Committee on Finance.
Moved Sullivan
Seconded Van Winkle
Amabile No
Bird No
Carver No
Gonzales-Gutierrez Yes
Lynch No
Mullica No
Neville Yes
Ricks Yes
Sandridge Yes
Snyder Yes
Van Winkle Yes
Sullivan Yes
Roberts Yes
Final YES: 8   NO: 5   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS






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