H_SA_2021A 05/03/2021 01:36:38 PM Committee Summary PUBLICSTAFF SUMMARY OF MEETINGHOUSE COMMITTEE ON STATE, CIVIC, MILITARY, & VETERANS AFFAIRS Date 05/03/2021 Attendance Bacon X Bernett X Bockenfeld X Duran X Hanks X Neville * Tipper X Valdez A. X Williams X Woodrow X Kennedy X Time 01:36:38 PM to 02:27:49 PM Place LSB A This Meeting was called to order by Kennedy This Report was prepared by Ryan Dudley Hearing Items Action Taken hSB21-247 Amended, referred to the Committee of the Whole SB21-247 - Amended, referred to the Committee of the Whole Attachment Tag File Name Attachment A http://www2.leg.state.co.us/CLICS/CLICS2021A/commsumm.nsf/0/EED5E44E25D2...$File/21HouseState0503AttachA.pdf?OpenElement 21HouseState0503AttachA.pdf Attachment B http://www2.leg.state.co.us/CLICS/CLICS2021A/commsumm.nsf/0/09508A5A49C2...$File/21HouseState0503AttachB.pdf?OpenElement 21HouseState0503AttachB.pdf 01:38:21 PM Majority Leader Esgar and Minority Leader McKean, bill sponsors, introduced Senate Bill 21-247. The bill makes several process changes to allow nonpartisan staff of the state redistricting commissions to continue meeting legal deadlines while federal census data is delayed as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. 01:41:34 PM Amanda Gonzalez, representing Colorado Common Cause; and Carlos Perez, representing Independent Legislative Redistricting Commission, both testified to amend the bill. Members of the committee asked questions to Ms. Gonzalez and Mr. Perez. 01:59:11 PM Jeremiah Barry, representing Independent Legislative Redistricting Commission, was available to answer committee questions. Members of the committee asked questions to Mr. Barry. 02:13:55 PM Chris Murray, General Counsel for the Republican Committee, testified to amend the bill. 02:23:53 PM The bill sponsors introduced amendments L.006 (Attachment A) and L.008 (Attachment B). 02:23:54 PM Motion Adopt amendment L.008 Moved Duran Seconded Woodrow Bacon Bernett Bockenfeld Duran Hanks Neville Excused Tipper Valdez A. Williams Woodrow Kennedy YES: 0 NO: 0 EXC: 1 ABS: 0 FINAL ACTION: Pass Without Objection 02:25:47 PM Motion Adopt amendment L.006 Moved Duran Seconded Woodrow Bacon Bernett Bockenfeld Duran Hanks Neville Tipper Valdez A. Williams Woodrow Kennedy YES: 0 NO: 0 EXC: 0 ABS: 0 FINAL ACTION: Pass Without Objection 02:25:48 PM The bill sponsors offered closing remarks to Senate Bill 21-247. 02:27:39 PM Motion Refer Senate Bill 21-247, as amended, to the Committee of the Whole. Moved Duran Seconded Tipper Bacon Yes Bernett Yes Bockenfeld Yes Duran Yes Hanks No Neville Yes Tipper Yes Valdez A. Yes Williams Yes Woodrow Yes Kennedy Yes Final YES: 10 NO: 1 EXC: 0 ABS: 0 FINAL ACTION: PASS 02:27:49 PM The committee adjourned.