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F137D663E27F6DB8872586A0006D42A8 Hearing Summary


Date Mar 22, 2021      
Location LSB A

HB21-1213 - Postponed Indefinitely

01:53:26 PM  
Representative Soper,
sponsor, introduced House Bill 21-1213.  The bill requires Pinnacol
Assurance to convert to a stock insurance company.  Representative
Soper answered questions from the committee.
02:08:07 PM  

Royce Mueller, representing the Workers Compensation Education Association, Dennis Dougherty, representing Colorado AFL-CIO, and Juan Arellano, representing Southwest Regional Council of Carpenters, testified in opposition to the bill.

02:19:27 PM  

Rosario Hernandez, representing herself, Mr. Peter DellaVecchia, representing Denver Health Workers United, and Robin Handy, representing Douglas County American Federation of Teachers Retiree chapter, testified in opposition to the bill.

02:32:18 PM  
Mack Babcock, representing himself, Sara Gagliardi, representing Colorado Alliance of Retired Americans, and Mark Elliot, representing Workers Compensation Education Association, testified in opposition to the bill.
02:41:19 PM  
Ron Baker, representing Colorado PERA, testified in opposition to the bill. Mr. Baker answered questions from the committee.
02:47:41 PM  
Phil Kalin, representing Pinnacol Assurance, testified in support of the bill. Kathy Kranz and Joe Hoff, both representing Pinnacol Assurance, were available to answer committee questions along with Mr. Kalin.
03:01:58 PM  
Randy Geving, representing Six & Geving Insurance, Roger Hayes, representing himself, and Greg Fulton, representing Colorado Motor Carriers Association, testified in support of the bill.
03:12:05 PM  
Ms. Christian Reece, representing Club 20, Commissioner Melody Villard, representing Moffat County Commissioners, Mr. Ray Beck, representing himself, testified in support of the bill.
03:23:26 PM  
Loren Furman, representing the Colorado Chamber of Commerce, testified in a neutral position to the bill.
03:24:53 PM  
Representative Soper offered closing remarks to House Bill 21-1213. Committee members also provided closing remarks.

03:38:34 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 21-1213 to the Committee on Finance.
Moved Williams
Seconded Bockenfeld
Amabile No
Bacon No
Bernett No
Bockenfeld Yes
Duran No
Hanks No
Neville No
Valdez A. No
Williams No
Woodrow No
Kennedy No
YES: 1   NO: 10   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  FAIL

03:38:49 PM
Motion Postpone House Bill 21-1213 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 Woodrow
Seconded Duran
Amabile Yes
Bacon Yes
Bernett Yes
Bockenfeld No
Duran Yes
Hanks Yes
Neville Yes
Valdez A. Yes
Williams Yes
Woodrow Yes
Kennedy Yes
Final YES: 10   NO: 1   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS
03:38:50 PM  
Witnesses submitted
written testimony to the committee on SB 21-026 and HB 21-1213 (Attachment

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