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s_sa_2016a_2016-02-23t10:52:58z3 Hearing Summary

Date: 02/23/2016



Final

BILL SUMMARY for SB16-099



SENATE COMMITTEE ON STATE, VETERANS, & MILITARY AFFAIRS


Votes: View--> Action Taken:
Refer Senate Bill 16-099 to the Committee of the W PASS







11:34 AM -- SB16-099



Senator Jahn presented Senate Bill 16-099 to the committee. The bill, recommended by the Legislative Audit Committee, authorizes the correctional education program in the Department of Corrections to sell goods and services to inmates, invited guests, employees of the department, governmental agencies, or non-profit organizations, provided certain conditions are met. In addition, prices and goods must be comparable to to those in the private sector or the Colorado Community College System. The department is also required to have procedures for hearing, remedying, and reporting complaints by privately owned businesses concerning unfair competition with the correctional education program.



11:38 AM --
Ross Kimbrel, representing the Colorado Department of Corrections, testified in support of the bill.





11:40 AM



Senator Jahn wrapped up her presentation to the committee.

BILL: SB16-099
TIME: 11:40:30 AM
MOVED: Sonnenberg
MOTION: Refer Senate Bill 16-099 to the Committee of the Whole with a recommendation that it be placed on the consent calendar. The motion passed on a vote of 5-0.
SECONDED:
VOTE
Hill
Yes
Jones
Yes
Ulibarri
Yes
Sonnenberg
Yes
Scott
Yes
Final YES: 5 NO: 0 EXC: 0 ABS: 0 FINAL ACTION: PASS










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