Skip to main content
Colorado General AssemblyToggle Main Menu
Agency NameToggle Agency Menu

H_ENE_2020A 02/03/2020 01:32:52 PM Committee Summary

PUBLIC
STAFF SUMMARY OF MEETING
HOUSE COMMITTEE ON ENERGY & ENVIRONMENT
Date 02/03/2020
Attendance
Froelich X
Geitner X
Kipp X
Landgraf X
Liston E
Saine E
Sirota X
Valdez A. X
Weissman X
Hooton X
Jackson X
Time 01:32:52 PM to 02:30:03 PM
Place HCR 0107
This Meeting was called to order by Representative Jackson
This Report was prepared by Andrea Denka
Hearing Items Action Taken
HB20-1018 Postponed Indefinitely
HB20-1047 Amended, referred to House Appropriations

X = Present, E = Excused, A = Absent, * = Present after roll call

HB20-1018 - Postponed Indefinitely


01:33:03 PM  
Representative Jackson presented House
Bill 20-1018, Adopt Renewable Natural Gas Standard, to the committee.  The
bill was postponed indefinitely.


01:34:37 PM
Motion Postpone House Bill 20-1018 indefinitely.
Moved Hooton
Seconded Sirota
Froelich Yes
Geitner Yes
Kipp Yes
Landgraf Yes
Liston Excused
Saine Excused
Sirota Yes
Valdez A. Yes
Weissman Yes
Hooton Yes
Jackson Yes
Final YES: 9   NO: 0   EXC: 2   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS



HB20-1047 - Amended, referred to House Appropriations


01:34:44 PM  
Representatives Froelich and Cutter, co-prime
sponsors, presented House Bill 20-1047, Develop a Statewide Organics Management
Plan, to the committee.  The bill requires the Exectuive Director
of the Department of Public Health and Environment to collaborate with
the Commissioner of Agriculture to develop an organics management plan.

 Representative Cutter distributed and discussed Amendment L.001 (Attachment
A).  
01:40:03 PM  
Representatives Cutter and Froelich responded
to questions from the committee.
01:42:59 PM  
Vann Fussell, representing Compost Colorado,
testified in support of the bill.  Shawn Bruckman, representing Vail
Honeywagon and the Colorado Compost Council, testified in support of the
bill.  Bob Yost, representing A1 Organics, testified in support of
the bill.  Dan Match, representing Eco-cycle, testified in support
of the bill.
02:03:03 PM  
The panel responded to questions from the committee.


02:21:01 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.001 (Attachment A).
Moved Froelich
Seconded Hooton
Froelich
Geitner
Kipp
Landgraf
Liston Excused
Saine Excused
Sirota
Valdez A.
Weissman
Hooton
Jackson
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 2   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection
02:21:03 PM  
Representatives Cutter, Froelich, and the
committee made concluding comments about the bill.


02:29:35 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 20-1047, as amended, to the Committee on Appropriations.
Moved Froelich
Seconded Hooton
Froelich Yes
Geitner No
Kipp Yes
Landgraf No
Liston Excused
Saine Excused
Sirota Yes
Valdez A. Yes
Weissman Yes
Hooton Yes
Jackson Yes
Final YES: 7   NO: 2   EXC: 2   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS


02:30:03 PM   The committee adjourned.