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H_BUS_2018A 03/20/2018 01:31:46 PM Committee Summary

PUBLIC
STAFF SUMMARY OF MEETING
HOUSE COMMITTEE ON BUSINESS AFFAIRS AND LABOR
Date 03/20/2018
Attendance
Arndt *
Coleman X
Exum X
Garnett *
Gray X
Liston X
Sandridge X
Sias X
Thurlow X
Van Winkle *
Williams D. X
Winter X
Kraft-Tharp *
Time 01:31:46 PM to 02:39:04 PM
Place LSB A
This Meeting was called to order by Kraft-Tharp
This Report was prepared by Elizabeth Burger
Hearing Items Action Taken
SB18-079 Amended, referred to the Committee of the Whole
HB18-1278 Amended, referred to the Committee of the Whole

HB18-1278 - Amended, referred to the Committee of the Whole


01:37:17 PM  
The committee reconvened.  Representative
Benavidez introduced House Bill 18-1278.  The bill requires a contractor
for any public project that does not receive any federal money to use apprentices
registered with an apprenticeship program for at least 25 percent of the
workforce in apprenticeable occupations.
01:41:33 PM  

Representative Benavidez distributed amendment L.001 (Attachment B) and explained the amendment.

01:50:22 PM  
Representative Benavidez responded to questions from the committee.
01:50:41 PM  
Kori Donaldson, Legislative Council Staff, responded to questions from the committee regarding the bill's fiscal note.
02:00:35 PM  
Michael Gifford, Associated General Contractors of Colorado,
testified in opposition to the bill, stating that the bill will increase
project costs. He responded to questions from the committee.
02:05:01 PM  
Mr. Gifford continued to respond to questions from the committee.
02:12:40 PM  

Tom Tuttle, Pipefitters Local 208, testified in support of the bill.

02:18:59 PM  

Edward Keefer, Pipefitters Local 208, testified in support of the bill.

02:20:13 PM  

Walter Pena, Laborers' International Union of North America Local 720, testified in support of the bill.

02:22:33 PM  

Phil Hayes, Rocky Mountain Pipe Trades, testified in support of the bill. He responded to questions from the committee.



02:31:08 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.001
Moved Garnett
Seconded Arndt
Arndt
Coleman
Exum
Garnett
Gray
Liston
Sandridge
Sias
Thurlow
Van Winkle
Williams D.
Winter
Kraft-Tharp
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection
02:31:09 PM  
Representative Benavidez gave concluding remarks regarding the bill.
02:35:55 PM  
Members of the committee commented on the bill.


02:38:13 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 18-1278, as amended, to the Committee of the Whole.
Moved Garnett
Seconded Gray
Arndt Yes
Coleman Yes
Exum Yes
Garnett Yes
Gray Yes
Liston No
Sandridge No
Sias No
Thurlow No
Van Winkle No
Williams D. No
Winter Yes
Kraft-Tharp Yes
Final YES: 7   NO: 6   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS



SB18-079 - Amended, referred to the Committee of the Whole


01:35:03 PM  
Representative Pabon introduce Senate Bill 18-079 and distributed
amendment L.004 (Attachment A).  For purposes of the liquor code,
the bill classifies sake as a vinous liquor.


01:36:02 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.004
Moved Winter
Seconded Liston
Arndt Excused
Coleman
Exum
Garnett Excused
Gray
Liston
Sandridge
Sias
Thurlow
Van Winkle Excused
Williams D.
Winter
Kraft-Tharp Excused
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 4   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection


01:37:10 PM
Motion Refer Senate Bill 18-079, as amended, to the Committee of the Whole.
Moved Williams D.
Seconded Van Winkle
Arndt Yes
Coleman Yes
Exum Yes
Garnett Excused
Gray Yes
Liston Yes
Sandridge Yes
Sias Yes
Thurlow Yes
Van Winkle Yes
Williams D. Yes
Winter Yes
Kraft-Tharp Excused
Final YES: 11   NO: 0   EXC: 2   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS


02:39:04 PM   Committee Adjourned