H_FIN_2019A 04/29/2019 03:16:36 PM Committee Summary PUBLICSTAFF SUMMARY OF MEETINGHOUSE COMMITTEE ON FINANCE Date 04/29/2019 Attendance Benavidez X Bird X Bockenfeld X Catlin X Gray * Rich X Sandridge X Snyder X Sullivan X Tipper X Herod X Time 03:16:36 PM to 03:31:21 PM Place HCR 0112 This Meeting was called to order by Representative Herod This Report was prepared by Vanessa Reilly Hearing Items Action Taken hSB19-186 Referred to House Appropriations hSB19-255 Referred to the Committee of the Whole X = Present, E = Excused, A = Absent, * = Present after roll call SB19-186 - Referred to House Appropriations 03:18:24 PM Representatives Arndt and Catlin presented Senate Bill 19-186 to the committee. This bill expands the Commissioner of Agriculture's responsibility to prevent or remedy the introduction of agricultural chemicals into groundwater to include protection of all state waters. 03:18:42 PM Emily Ibach, representing the Colorado Farm Bureau, testified in support of the bill. 03:19:03 PM Doug Vilsack, representing the Department of Agriculture, testified in support of the bill. 03:21:04 PM Motion Refer Senate Bill 19-186 to the Committee on Appropriations. Moved Tipper Seconded Gray Benavidez Yes Bird Yes Bockenfeld Yes Catlin Yes Gray Yes Rich Yes Sandridge Yes Snyder Yes Sullivan Yes Tipper Yes Herod Yes Final YES: 11 NO: 0 EXC: 0 ABS: 0 FINAL ACTION: PASS SB19-255 - Referred to the Committee of the Whole 03:21:12 PM Representatives Herod and Esgar presented Senate Bill 19-255 to the committee. This bill reduces the residential assessment rate from 7.20 percent to 7.15 percent starting in 2019. 03:22:33 PM Curt Settle, representing the Division of Property Taxation, responded to committee members' questions. 03:26:37 PM Ray Jennings, representing Grand County EMS, testified in support of the bill. 03:29:19 PM Representatives Herod and Esgar wrapped up their presentation to the committee. 03:31:08 PM Motion Refer Senate Bill 19-255 to the Committee of the Whole. Moved Herod Seconded Snyder Benavidez Yes Bird Yes Bockenfeld Yes Catlin Yes Gray Excused Rich Yes Sandridge Yes Snyder Yes Sullivan Yes Tipper Yes Herod Yes Final YES: 10 NO: 0 EXC: 1 ABS: 0 FINAL ACTION: PASS 03:31:21 PM The committee adjourned.