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S_BLT_2020A 01/29/2020 02:45:27 PM Committee Summary

PUBLIC
STAFF SUMMARY OF MEETING
SENATE COMMITTEE ON BUSINESS, LABOR, & TECHNOLOGY
Date 01/29/2020
Attendance
Priola *
Story *
Tate X
Danielson X
Williams A. X
Time 02:45:27 PM to 03:31:31 PM
Place SCR 354
This Meeting was called to order by Senator Williams A.
This Report was prepared by Jeanette Chapman
Hearing Items Action Taken
SB20-086 Referred to the Committee of the Whole - Consent Calendar
SB20-026 Amended, referred to the Committee of the Whole - Consent Calendar

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

SB20-086 - Referred to the Committee of the Whole - Consent Calendar


02:45:46 PM  

Senators Holbert and Williams introduced Senate Bill 20-086, concerning alcohol beverage license and permit expiration.  The bill allows the Liquor Encorcement Division (LED), within the Department of Revenue, to set a renewal fee for liquor licenses and permits.  It also allows LED to notify licensees of expiration dates through means established by the division.  They provided a handout to the committee (Attachment A).

02:49:43 PM  

Michelle Stone-Principato, Liquor Enforcement Division Department of Revenue, spoke in favor of the bill.

02:54:44 PM  

Kara Miller, Colorado Licensed Beverage Association, spoke in favor of the bill.



02:58:14 PM
Motion Refer Senate Bill 20-086 to the Committee of the Whole and with a recommendation that it be placed on the consent calendar.
Moved Williams A.
Seconded
Priola Yes
Story Yes
Tate Yes
Danielson Yes
Williams A. Yes
Final YES: 5   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS



SB20-026 - Amended, referred to the Committee of the Whole - Consent Calendar


02:58:21 PM  

The committe recessed.

03:00:09 PM  

The committee came back to order.  Senator Cooke and Senator Fields presented Senate Bill 20-026, concerning workers' compensation benefits for audible trauma.  The bill modifies certain conditions of recovery in a workers' compensation case.  The bill expands the definition of psychologically traumatic events to include audible exposure to a death or serious bodily injury to qualify for workers' compensation benefits.

03:03:08 PM  

Monica Million, Colorado 911 Resource Center, spoke in favor of the bill.  She provided a handout to the committee (Attachment B).

03:06:11 PM  

Jaci Marie Louise, representing herself, spoke in favor of the bill.

03:06:41 PM  

Beth Kemper, City of Longmont, spoke in favor of the bill.

03:09:27 PM  

Jennifer Lovejoy, Jeffcom 911, spoke in favor of the bill.

03:12:20 PM  

Ms. Million made closing comments.

03:14:45 PM  

Deni Jo Shinn, Douglas County 911, spoke in favor of the bill.

03:18:48 PM  

Lauren Snyder, Mental Health Colorado, spoke in favor of the bill.

03:19:08 PM  

Edie Sonn, Pinnacol Assurance, spoke in favor of the bill

03:20:29 PM  

Jack Wylie, Department of Personnel and Administration, spoke in favor of the bill.

03:22:29 PM  

Mike Honn, Colorado State Patrol, spoke in favor of the bill.

03:24:46 PM  
Bill Skewes, Association of Colorado State
Patrol Professionals, spoke in favor of the bill.


03:29:39 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.001 (Attachment C)
Moved Danielson
Seconded
Priola
Story
Tate
Danielson
Williams A.
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection


03:31:21 PM
Motion Refer Senate Bill 20-026, as amended, to the Committee of the Whole and with a recommendation that it be placed on the consent calendar.
Moved Danielson
Seconded
Priola Yes
Story Yes
Tate Yes
Danielson Yes
Williams A. Yes
Final YES: 5   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS


03:31:31 PM   The committee adjourned.






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