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H_BUS_2021A 04/29/2021 01:35:34 PM Committee Summary

PUBLIC
STAFF SUMMARY OF MEETING
HOUSE COMMITTEE ON BUSINESS AFFAIRS & LABOR
Date 04/29/2021
Attendance
Amabile X
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 01:35:34 PM to 06:32:43 PM
Place HCR 0112
This Meeting was called to order by Roberts
This Report was prepared by Luisa Altmann
Hearing Items Action Taken
HB21-1282 Amended, referred to House Finance
HB21-1274 Amended, referred to the Committee of the Whole
HB21-1229 Lay Over

HB21-1282 - Amended, referred to House Finance

01:36:15 PM  
Representative Weissman introduced House Bill 21-1282, Add Consumer Protections Regulate Mortgage Servicers.

Representative Weissman provided the committee with two handouts (Attachments A and B), and Amendments L.001, L.002, and L.003 (Attachments C-E).

01:49:31 PM  
Representative Weissman responded to questions from the committee.
01:58:15 PM  
Tiana Patterson, representing Elevation Community Land Trust, testified in support of the bill.
02:01:22 PM  
Martha Fulford, representing the Department of Law, testified in support of the bill.
02:05:24 PM  
Lindsey Lafans, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.
02:08:10 PM  
Ms. Fulford and Representative Weissman responded to questions from the committee.
02:27:26 PM  
Terry Jones, representing the Colorado Mortgage Lenders Association, testified on the bill from an amend position. Mr. Jones responded to questions from the committee.
02:36:00 PM  
Representative Weissman and the committee discussed Amendment L.001.


02:39:06 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.001
Moved Sullivan
Seconded Duran
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
02:39:29 PM  
Representative Weissmann discussed Amendment L.002.


02:40:42 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.002
Moved Sullivan
Seconded Duran
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
02:41:28 PM  
Representative Weissman and the committee discussed Amendment L.004 (Attachment F).


02:52:49 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.004
Moved Sullivan
Seconded Duran
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
02:53:04 PM  
Representative Weissman and committee members made closing remarks on the bill.


03:01:15 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 21-1282, as amended, to the Committee on Finance.
Moved Sullivan
Seconded Snyder
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



HB21-1274 - Amended, referred to the Committee of the Whole

03:01:31 PM  
Representative Titone
introduced House Bill 21-1274, Unused State-owned Real Property Beneficial
Use.



She provided a handout to the committee (Attachment G), a letter from the
Capital Development Committee (Attachment H), and Amendments L.002, L.004,
L.005, and L.006 (Attachments I - L).
03:10:37 PM  
Tobin Follenweider and Cheri Gerou, representing the Colorado Department of Personnel and Administration, testified in support of the bill and responded to questions from the committee.
03:10:38 PM  
Additional written testimony that was submitted to the committee for consideration is provided as Attachment M.


03:32:41 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.002
Moved Sullivan
Seconded Snyder
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


03:33:41 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.004
Moved Sullivan
Seconded Duran
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


03:35:41 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.005
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


03:36:43 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.006
Moved Sullivan
Seconded Ricks
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
03:36:44 PM  
The bill sponsor and committee members made closing remarks on the bill.
03:38:10 PM  
Mr. Follenweider returned to the table to respond to questions from the committee.


03:40:30 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 21-1274, as amended, to the Committee of the Whole.
Moved Sullivan
Seconded Amabile
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



HB21-1229 - Lay Over

03:40:36 PM  
Representatives Titone
and Ricks introduced House Bill 21-1229, HOA Governance Funding Record
Keeping.  The bill sponsors provided two handouts to the committee
(Attachments N and O).



Committee members were provided copies of Amendments L.001 and L.003 (Attachments
P and Q).
04:03:57 PM  
The bill sponsors responded to questions from the committee.
04:09:06 PM  
Amendment L.002 was
distributed to the committee (Attachment R).
04:12:48 PM  
David Kerschen, representing himself, testified in opposition to the bill.
04:16:56 PM  
Ed Shackelford, representing
himself, testified in opposition to the bill.  He provided a handout
to the committee (Attachment S).
04:20:34 PM  
Roger Freeman, representing himself, testified in support of the bill.
04:24:23 PM  
Peter Wien, representing himself, testified in support of the bill.
04:29:49 PM  
Robert Brocker, representing the Colorado Senior Lobby, testified in support of the bill.
04:33:25 PM  
Tamra Pelham, representing
herself, testified in support of the bill.
04:35:54 PM  
Duane Johnson, representing himself, testified in opposition to the bill.
04:39:16 PM  
John Krueger, representing Associa, testified in opposition to the bill.
04:42:33 PM  
Brian TerHark, representing Westwind Management Group, testified in opposition to the bill.
04:45:12 PM  
Mr. Johnson responded to questions from the committee.
04:47:06 PM  
Kirk Schroeder, representing himself, testified in opposition to the bill.
04:50:00 PM  
Tom Baugh, representing himself, testified in opposition to the bill.
04:53:01 PM  
Lindsay Smith, representing
the Community Associations Institute, testified in opposition to the bill.
04:55:51 PM  
Senior Master Sgt. Schroeder and Ms. Smith responded to questions.
04:59:32 PM  
John Field, representing MSI, LLC,, testified in opposition to the bill.
05:02:03 PM  
Edie Kellogg, representing
the East Hatchet Ranch HOA, testified in opposition to the bill.
05:03:34 PM  
Bruce Likoff, representing the Colorado Association of Home Builders and NAIOP, testified in opposition to the bill.
05:05:29 PM  
Mr. Likoff responded to questions from the committee.
05:08:46 PM  
James Phifer, representing ACCU, Inc., testified in opposition to the bill.
05:11:06 PM  
Patricia Book, representing the Willow Springs Community Association, testified in opposition to the bill.
05:14:18 PM  
Danaly Howe, representing herself, testified in opposition to the bill.
05:16:24 PM  
Tom Ruemmler, representing
himself, testified on the bill from an amend position.
05:20:26 PM  
Buck Bailey, representing
himself, testified on the bill from an amend position.
05:22:44 PM  
Chris Payne, representing
the Colorado Bar Association, testified on the bill from an amend position.
05:25:32 PM  
Connie Van Dorn,
representing herself, testified on the bill from an amend position.
05:29:12 PM  
Bruce Barron, representing
himself, testified on the bill from a neutral position.
05:31:44 PM  
Stan Hrincevich,
representing the Colorado HOA Forum, testified on the bill from a neutral
position.
05:34:56 PM  
Corinne Koehler, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.
05:38:28 PM  
Julie Evans, representing the Colorado Senior Lobby, testified in support of the bill.
05:42:11 PM  
Radu Popescu, representing himself, testified in support of the bill.
05:45:35 PM  
Ruthy Wexler, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.
05:48:47 PM  
Andrew Mowery, representing himself, testified in support of the bill.
05:51:49 PM  
Margaret Sobey, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.
05:54:08 PM  
Mr. Mowery responded to questions from the committee.
05:57:42 PM  
Marcia Waters, representing the Department of Regulatory Agencies Division of Real Estate, responded to questions from the committee.
06:04:37 PM  
Jerie Schwab, representing Association Online, testified in support of the bill.
06:07:16 PM  
Don Booher, representing
the Land Title Association of Colorado, testified in support of the bill.
06:09:50 PM  
Warren Mickens, representing himself, testified in support of the bill.
06:14:28 PM  
Michael Maday, representing the Mediation Association of Colorado, testified in support of the bill. Mr. Maday responded to questions from the committee.
06:25:31 PM  
Ms. Schwab responded to questions from the committee.
06:25:32 PM  
Additional written testimony that was submitted to the committee for consideration can be found in Attachment T.
06:29:15 PM  
The bill sponsors discussed potential amendments to the bill and the chair laid the bill over for action only at a later date.


06:32:43 PM   The committee adjourned.






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