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H_BUS_2021A 05/05/2021 11:17:16 AM Committee Summary

PUBLIC
STAFF SUMMARY OF MEETING
HOUSE COMMITTEE ON BUSINESS AFFAIRS & LABOR
Date 05/05/2021
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 11:17:16 AM to 01:22:40 PM
Place HCR 0112
This Meeting was called to order by Roberts
This Report was prepared by Luisa Altmann
Hearing Items Action Taken
HB21-1292 Lay Over
HB21-1288 Amended, referred to House Finance

HB21-1292 - Lay Over


11:18:56 AM  
Representative Amabile introduced House Bill 21-1292, Report Revenues from Sports Betting Activity. The bill sponsor provided a handout to the committee (Attachment A) and responded to questions from the committee.
11:44:53 AM  
Sandy Hollingsworth, representing the Gilpin County Board of County Commissioners, testified in support of the bill.
11:48:11 AM  
Brad Benning, representing the Gilpin County Board of County Commissioners, testified in support of the bill.
11:52:44 AM  
Rich Jortberg, representing
the Gilpin and Teller County Assessors Offices, testified in support of
the bill.
11:55:40 AM  
Mr. Jortberg and Mr. Benning responded to questions from the committee.
12:18:03 PM  
Anne Schafer, representing the Gilpin County Assessors Office, testified in support of the bill.
12:20:57 PM  
Colt Simmons, representing the Teller County Assessors Office, testified in support of the bill.
12:23:22 PM  
Ms. Schafer and Mr. Simmons responded to questions from the committee.
12:25:48 PM  
Representative Amabile returned to the table to speak on the bill. The chair laid the bill over for action only at a later date.



HB21-1288 - Amended, referred to House Finance

12:27:17 PM  
Representatives Bacon and Duran introduced House Bill 21-1288, Colorado Startup Loan Program.

Amendments L.001, L.002, L.004, and L.005 were provided to the committee (Attachments B - E).

The bill sponsors responded to questions from the committee.

12:43:43 PM  
Jeff Kraft, representing the Office of Economiic Development and International Trade, testified in support of the bill. Mr. Kraft responded to questions from the committee.
12:57:15 PM  
Richard Orf, representing the Associated Governments of Northwest Colorado, testified in support of the bill.
12:59:34 PM  
Jenifer Waller-Dean, representing the Colorado Bankers Association, testified on the bill from an amend position. Mrs. Waller-Dean responded to questions from the committee.
01:03:16 PM  
Carrie Hanson, representing the Colorado Enterprise Fund, testified in support of the bill.
01:06:46 PM  
Jason Medina, representing the San Luis Valley Small Business Development Center, testified in support of the bill.
01:11:26 PM  
The bill sponsors and committee members discussed the proposed amendments.


01:12:19 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.001
Moved Duran
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


01:13:09 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.002
Moved Duran
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


01:14:52 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.005
Moved Duran
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


01:15:33 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.004
Moved Duran
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
01:15:34 PM  
The bill sponsors and committee members made closing remarks on the bill.


01:22:33 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 21-1288, as amended, to the Committee on Finance.
Moved Duran
Seconded Bird
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


01:22:40 PM   The committee adjourned.






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