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H_BUS_2021A 03/11/2021 02:41:07 PM Committee Summary

PUBLIC
STAFF SUMMARY OF MEETING
HOUSE COMMITTEE ON BUSINESS AFFAIRS & LABOR
Date 03/11/2021
Attendance
Amabile *
Bird X
Carver X
Duran X
Lynch X
Mullica X
Neville X
Ricks X
Sandridge X
Snyder X
Van Winkle X
Sullivan X
Roberts X
Time 02:41:07 PM to 05:00:06 PM
Place HCR 0112
This Meeting was called to order by Roberts
This Report was prepared by Luisa Altmann
Hearing Items Action Taken
HB21-1026 Postponed Indefinitely
HB21-1007 Amended, referred to House Appropriations
HB21-1051 Lay Over

HB21-1026 - Postponed Indefinitely


02:42:10 PM  
Representatives Baisley
and Tipper, bill sponsors, introduced House Bill 21-1026: Allow Foreign
Protected Series to do Business in Colorado.


02:47:22 PM
Motion Postpone House Bill 21-1026 indefinitely.
Moved Sullivan
Seconded Snyder
Amabile Yes
Bird Yes
Carver Yes
Duran Yes
Lynch Yes
Mullica Yes
Neville No
Ricks Yes
Sandridge Yes
Snyder Yes
Van Winkle Yes
Sullivan Yes
Roberts Yes
Final YES: 12   NO: 1   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS



HB21-1007 - Amended, referred to House Appropriations

02:47:43 PM  
Representatives Sullivan and Ortiz, bill sponsors, introduced House Bill 21-1007: State Apprenticeship Agency.
02:55:49 PM  
The bill sponsors responded to questions from the committee.
02:57:54 PM  
Ms. Kjersten Forseth,
representing the Colorado AFL-CIO, testified in support of the bill.
03:01:31 PM  
Mr. Jeremy Kucera, representing Duro Electric Company, testified in opposition to the bill.
03:04:04 PM  
Mr. Johnny Guyton,
representing Duro Electric/Current Capabilities, testified in opposition
to the bill.
03:05:43 PM  
Mr. Kucera responded to questions from the committee.
03:06:19 PM  
Mr. Jason Wardrip,
representing the Colorado Building and Construction Trades Council, testified
in support of the bill.
03:10:56 PM  
Mr. Jon Kinning, representing himself, testified in opposition to the bill. Mr. Kinning responded to questions from the committee.
03:20:11 PM  
Mr. Dave Davia, representing the Rocky Mountain Mechanical Contractors Association, testified in support of the bill. Mr. Davia responded to questions from the committee.
03:29:12 PM  
Mr. Jeff Magee, representing
Magee Electric, testified in opposition to the bill.
03:32:40 PM  
Mr. Jeremy Ross, representing the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) local 68, testified in support of the bill.
03:35:59 PM  
Mr. David Scott,
representing Independent Electrical Contractors, Rocky Mountain (IECRM)
and Encore Electric, Inc., testified in opposition to the bill.
03:38:55 PM  
Mr. Michael Gifford, representing Associated General Contractors of Colorado and the Colorado Contractors Association, testified on the bill from an amend position. Mr. Gifford responded to questions from the committee.
03:47:47 PM  
Mr. Scott Horak, representing himself, testified in opposition to the bill.
03:52:21 PM  
Ms. Marilyn Stansbury,
representing IECRM, testified in opposition to the bill.  Ms. Stansbury
responded to questions from the committee.
03:59:18 PM  
Mr. Gerald Arnold, representing Rocky Mountain Pipe Trades District Council #5, testified in support of the bill. Mr. Arnold responded to questions from the committee.
04:10:00 PM  
Ms. Kate Anderson,
representing the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment, responded
to questions from the committee.
04:14:25 PM  
Additional written
testimony that was submitted to the committee for consideration is provided
as Attachment A.
04:15:12 PM  
The bill sponsors made remarks on the bill.
04:19:37 PM  
The bill sponsors
and committee discussed the proposed amendments.
04:19:45 PM  
The bill sponsors
and committee members discussed Amendment L.001 (Attachment B)
04:20:17 PM  
The bill sponsors
and committee discussed Amendment L.009 (Attachment C), which amends L.001.




Amendment L.011
(Attachment D) was offered as a substitute amendment to Amendment L.009.




Committee discussion
ensued.


04:30:24 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.011, which amends L.001, as a substitute to L.009
Moved Van Winkle
Seconded Lynch
Amabile No
Bird No
Carver Yes
Duran No
Lynch Yes
Mullica No
Neville Yes
Ricks No
Sandridge Yes
Snyder No
Van Winkle Yes
Sullivan No
Roberts No
YES: 5   NO: 8   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  FAIL


04:31:18 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.009, which amends L.001
Moved Bird
Seconded Snyder
Amabile Yes
Bird Yes
Carver Yes
Duran Yes
Lynch Yes
Mullica Yes
Neville Yes
Ricks Yes
Sandridge Yes
Snyder Yes
Van Winkle Yes
Sullivan No
Roberts Yes
YES: 12   NO: 1   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS
04:32:32 PM  
The committee took a brief recess.
04:33:22 PM  
The committee reconvened.


04:33:56 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.001, as amended by L.009
Moved Sullivan
Seconded Mullica
Amabile
Bird
Carver
Duran
Lynch
Mullica
Neville
Ricks
Sandridge
Snyder
Van Winkle
Sullivan
Roberts
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection
04:34:18 PM  
The bill sponsors
and committee discussed Amendment L.002 (Attachment E).


04:34:37 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.002
Moved Sullivan
Seconded Bird
Amabile
Bird
Carver
Duran
Lynch
Mullica
Neville
Ricks
Sandridge
Snyder
Van Winkle
Sullivan
Roberts
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection
04:36:24 PM  
The bill sponsors
and committee discussed Amendment L.007 (Attachment F).





Amendment L.003 (Attachment G) was offered as a substitute amendment to
Amendment L.007.




Committee discussion ensued.
04:40:25 PM  
The committee took a brief recess.
04:43:50 PM  
The committee reconvened.


04:46:38 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.003 as a substitute to L.007
Moved Van Winkle
Seconded Sandridge
Amabile No
Bird No
Carver Yes
Duran No
Lynch Yes
Mullica No
Neville Yes
Ricks No
Sandridge Yes
Snyder No
Van Winkle Yes
Sullivan No
Roberts No
YES: 5   NO: 8   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  FAIL


04:46:57 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.007
Moved Sullivan
Seconded Bird
Amabile
Bird
Carver
Duran
Lynch
Mullica
Neville
Ricks
Sandridge
Snyder
Van Winkle
Sullivan
Roberts
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection
04:46:59 PM  
The bill sponsors
and committee discussed Amendment L.004 (Attachment H).


04:49:29 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.004
Moved Van Winkle
Seconded Sandridge
Amabile No
Bird No
Carver Yes
Duran No
Lynch Yes
Mullica No
Neville Yes
Ricks No
Sandridge Yes
Snyder No
Van Winkle Yes
Sullivan No
Roberts No
YES: 5   NO: 8   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  FAIL
04:49:31 PM  
The bill sponsors and committee members made closing remarks on the bill.


04:58:58 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 21-1007, as amended, to the Committee on Appropriations.
Moved Sullivan
Seconded Mullica
Amabile Yes
Bird Yes
Carver No
Duran Yes
Lynch No
Mullica Yes
Neville No
Ricks Yes
Sandridge No
Snyder Yes
Van Winkle No
Sullivan Yes
Roberts Yes
Final YES: 8   NO: 5   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS



HB21-1051 - Lay Over



05:00:06 PM   The committee adjourned.