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s_blt_2018a_2018-04-25t14:04:43z1 Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For HB18-1135

SENATE COMMITTEE ON BUSINESS, LABOR, & TECHNOLOGY
Date Apr 25, 2018      
Location SCR 354



HB18-1135 - Referred to Senate Appropriations


02:08:55 PM  

Senator Tate introduced House Bill 18-1135, concerning the Advanced Industry Export Acceleration Program. The bill extends the program by six years.

02:11:12 PM  
Michelle Hadwiger, Office of Economic Development
and International Trade (OEDIT), spoke in favor of the bill.

02:16:09 PM  

Jennifer Jones, Colorado Bioscience Association, spoke in favor of the bill.  She provided a handout to the committee (Attachment B).

02:17:10 PM  
Ms. Hadwiger responded to questions from the committee.
02:20:14 PM  
Laura Brindle, OEDIT, responded to questions
from the committee.
02:24:02 PM  
Matt Wendel, Colorado Technology Association, spoke in favor of the bill.
02:25:17 PM  

Jeff Popiel, Geotech Environmental Equipment, spoke in favor of the bill.  He responded to questions from the committee.

02:27:06 PM  
Mr. Wendel responded to questions from the committee.
02:32:00 PM  
Ms. Brindle responded to questions from
the committee.
02:33:27 PM  
Senator Tate made closing comments on the merits of the bill.


02:39:31 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 18-1135 to the Committee on Appropriations.
Moved Tate
Seconded
Jahn Yes
Kerr Yes
Priola Yes
Smallwood Yes
Williams A. Yes
Neville T. No
Tate Yes
Final YES: 6   NO: 1   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS