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h_fin_2017a_2017-05-01t13:39:33z6 Hearing Summary

Date: 05/01/2017

Location: LSB A

Final

BILL SUMMARY for HB17-1266



HOUSE COMMITTEE ON FINANCE


Votes: View--> Action Taken:
Adopt amendment L.009 (Attachment E). The motion p

Refer House Bill 17-1266, as amended, to the Commi
Pass Without Objection

PASS







05:46 PM -- HB17-1266



Representatives Hooton and Melton, co-prime sponsors, presented House Bill 17-1266, which allows defendants convicted of a misdemeanor offense for the use or possession of marijuana to petition to seal their criminal records if their offense would not have been a crime if committed on or after December 10, 2012. The bill sponsors answered questions from the committee.



05:54 PM --
Ms. Jessica LeRoux, representing the Cannabis Patient Community, testified in support of the bill.





05:57 PM



Representative Hooton distributed and explained amendment L.009 (Attachment E).



17HouseFin0501AttachE.pdf17HouseFin0501AttachE.pdf

BILL: HB17-1266
TIME: 05:57:56 PM
MOVED: Herod
MOTION: Adopt amendment L.009 (Attachment E). The motion passed without objection.
SECONDED: Beckman
VOTE
Beckman
Benavidez
Catlin
Covarrubias
Gray
Herod
Kennedy
Lawrence
Michaelson Jenet
Thurlow
Van Winkle
Foote
Pabon
YES: 0 NO: 0 EXC: 0 ABS: 0 FINAL ACTION: Pass Without Objection





05:58 PM



The bill sponsors made closing remarks on the bill.

BILL: HB17-1266
TIME: 05:59:27 PM
MOVED: Van Winkle
MOTION: Refer House Bill 17-1266, as amended, to the Committee on Appropriations. The motion passed on a vote of 13-0.
SECONDED: Herod
VOTE
Beckman
Yes
Benavidez
Yes
Catlin
Yes
Covarrubias
Yes
Gray
Yes
Herod
Yes
Kennedy
Yes
Lawrence
Yes
Michaelson Jenet
Yes
Thurlow
Yes
Van Winkle
Yes
Foote
Yes
Pabon
Yes
Final YES: 13 NO: 0 EXC: 0 ABS: 0 FINAL ACTION: PASS







06:00 PM



The committee adjourned.








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