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s_sa_2018a_2018-05-03t11:12:15z0 Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For HB18-1364

SENATE COMMITTEE ON STATE, VETERANS, & MILITARY AFFAIRS
Date May 3, 2018      
Location SCR 357



HB18-1364 - Amended, referred to Senate Appropriations


11:12:49 AM  

Senator Zenzinger, co-prime sponsor, explained House Bill 18-1364, concerning the continuation of the Colorado Advisory Council for Persons with Disabilities, and, in connection therewith, implementing the sunset review recommendations from the Department of Regulatory Agencies, and making an appropriation.  She emphasized the bill provides a framework for Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) compliance. 

Senator Martinez Humenik, co-prime sponsor, discussed the sunset review.

11:15:44 AM  

Chris Hinds, representing himself, spoke in support of the bill.  He answered committee member questions about moving the advisory council from the Governor's Office to the Department of Human Services (DHS). 

11:17:38 AM  

Christina Johnson, representing the Colorado Senior Lobby, testified in favor of the bill. 

11:18:54 AM  

Francesa Maes, representing the Colorado Cross Disability Coalition, spoke in support of the bill. 

11:20:19 AM  

Senator Zenzinger distributed and explained Amendment L.009 (Attachment A) and L.011 (Attachment B).  Amendment L.009 relocates the advisory council to the DHS and L.011 addresses the administration of funds. 

Committee members discussed the relocation, sunset provisions, and advocacy. 



11:26:37 AM
Motion Adopt amendment L.009
Moved Fenberg
Seconded
Court
Fenberg
Hill Excused
Lambert
Marble
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 1   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection


11:26:56 AM
Motion Adopt amendment L.011
Moved Fenberg
Seconded
Court
Fenberg
Hill Excused
Lambert
Marble
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 1   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection


11:27:24 AM
Motion Refer House Bill 18-1364, as amended, to the Committee on Appropriations.
Moved Fenberg
Seconded
Court Yes
Fenberg Yes
Hill No
Lambert Yes
Marble No
Final YES: 3   NO: 2   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS