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HB09-1001RICE / HEATH Income Tax Credit For CO Job Growth CONCERNING THE CREATION OF AN INCOME TAX CREDIT TO INCENTIVIZE COLORADO JOB GROWTH. Improving the economy
Ritter signs measure creating tax credits for new jobs
NOT ON CALENDAR 05/04/2009 Governor Action - Signed
HB09-1005MAROSTICA / VEIGA Spec Improvement Dist In Special Dist CONCERNING THE AUTHORITY OF A SPECIAL DISTRICT TO ESTABLISH SPECIAL IMPROVEMENT DISTRICTS WITHIN THE BOUNDARIES OF THE SPECIAL DISTRICT. No news items foundNOT ON CALENDAR 04/02/2009 Governor Action - Signed
HB09-1008MIKLOSI / WILLIAMS State Employee Annual Leave Transfers CONCERNING THE EXPANSION OF THE ABILITY TO TRANSFER ANNUAL LEAVE BETWEEN EMPLOYEES IN THE STATE PERSONNEL SYSTEM. No news items foundNOT ON CALENDAR 04/02/2009 Governor Action - Signed
HB09-1039MCNULTY / KOPP In-state Tuition Military Veterans CONCERNING IN-STATE TUITION CLASSIFICATION FOR HONORABLY DISCHARGED MILITARY VETERANS. No news items foundNOT ON CALENDAR 06/02/2009 Governor Action - Signed
HB09-1051BAUMGARDNER Fed Mineral Money For Local Road Constr CONCERNING THE USE OF FEDERAL MINERAL LEASE REVENUES TO PAY FOR CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS IN AREAS IMPACTED BY PRODUCTION OF ENERGY RESOURCES. No news items foundNOT ON CALENDAR 02/04/2009 House Committee on Finance Postpone Indefinitely
HB09-1063SUMMERS / PENRY In-state Tuition Parent Moves For Job CONCERNING GRANTING IN-STATE STUDENT STATUS TO A CHILD WHO MOVES TO COLORADO DURING THE CHILD'S SENIOR YEAR OF HIGH SCHOOL AS THE RESULT OF THE CHILD'S LEGAL GUARDIAN TAKING A JOB IN THE STATE. No news items foundNOT ON CALENDAR 05/04/2009 Governor Action - Signed
HB09-1088BALMER / NEWELL Cert Nonprofit As Local Pub Procure Unit CONCERNING CERTIFICATION OF PUBLIC BENEFIT NONPROFIT ENTITIES AS LOCAL PUBLIC PROCUREMENT UNITS. No news items foundNOT ON CALENDAR 03/13/2009 Governor Action - Signed
HB09-1105KEFALAS / SCHEFFEL CO Innovation Investment Tax Credit CONCERNING THE CREATION OF THE COLORADO INNOVATION INVESTMENT TAX CREDIT TO BE APPLIED AGAINST STATE INCOME TAXES. No news items foundNOT ON CALENDAR 06/01/2009 Governor Action - Signed
HB09-1112KERR J. / SPENCE Fiscal Note Preparation By Leg Council CONCERNING THE INFORMATION PROVIDED TO THE STAFF OF THE LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL IN CONNECTION WITH THE PREPARATION OF FISCAL NOTES FOR LEGISLATIVE MEASURES. No news items foundNOT ON CALENDAR 03/20/2009 Governor Action - Signed
HB09-1117FRANGAS Unearned Comp Company Principals CONCERNING THE AUTHORITY TO RECAPTURE UNEARNED COMPENSATION GIVEN TO PERSONS IN A PUBLICLY TRADED BUSINESS ENTITY'S GOVERNANCE. No news items foundNOT ON CALENDAR 02/17/2009 House Committee on Business Affairs and Labor Postpone Indefinitely
HB09-1127MIKLOSI Econ Development And Incentive Act Of 2009 CONCERNING THE CREATION OF A CREDIT AGAINST STATE INCOME TAX FOR AN INVESTMENT THAT CREATES JOBS IN A SMALL BUSINESS LOCATED IN COLORADO. No news items foundNOT ON CALENDAR 02/04/2009 House Committee on Finance Postpone Indefinitely
HB09-1149MERRIFIELD / CARROLL M. Solar Home Prewire And Consultation CONCERNING MEASURES TO ENCOURAGE THE CONSTRUCTION OF NEW HOMES THAT MAKE COST-EFFECTIVE USE OF SOLAR ENERGY. No news items foundNOT ON CALENDAR 05/04/2009 Governor Action - Signed
HB09-1152SONNENBERG / TOCHTROP Modernize Horse Racing Simulcast CONCERNING HORSE RACING. No news items foundNOT ON CALENDAR 02/18/2009 House Committee on Finance Postpone Indefinitely
HB09-1154SONNENBERG / RENFROE Elim Reducs In SB 97-1 Transfers To HUTF CONCERNING A REQUIREMENT THAT A SPECIFIED PERCENTAGE OF ALL NET REVENUE GENERATED BY THE STATE SALES AND USE TAX BE CREDITED TO THE HIGHWAY USERS TAX FUND WITHOUT REGARD TO WHETHER OR NOT TOTAL STATE GENERAL FUND REVENUES ARE SUFFICIENT TO SO CREDIT THE NET REVENUES, INCREASE STATE GENERAL FUND APPROPRIATIONS BY THE MAXIMUM PERCENTAGE PERMITTED BY LAW, AND MAINTAIN THE FOUR PERCENT STATE GENERAL FUND RESERVE REQUIRED BY LAW. No news items foundNOT ON CALENDAR 03/10/2009 House Committee on Finance Postpone Indefinitely
HB09-1156BRADFORD / MITCHELL Study Elec Plant Closure Costs CONCERNING THE PUBLIC UTILITY COMMISSION'S CONSIDERATION OF THE COSTS ATTRIBUTABLE TO THE CLOSURE OF AN ELECTRICITY GENERATING UNIT. No news items foundNOT ON CALENDAR 01/29/2009 House Committee on Transportation & Energy Postpone Indefinitely
HB09-1165LAMBERT / CADMAN Sole-source Gov Contract Database CONCERNING THE CREATION OF A STATE DATABASE CONTAINING INFORMATION ABOUT SOLE-SOURCE CONTRACTS TO WHICH GOVERNMENTAL ENTITIES ARE A PARTY FOR THE PURPOSE OF IMPLEMENTING CHANGES TO ARTICLE XXVIII OF THE STATE CONSTITUTION APPROVED BY THE VOTERS IN THE 2008 GENERAL ELECTION. No news items foundNOT ON CALENDAR 02/03/2009 House Committee on State, Veterans, & Military Affairs Postpone Indefinitely
HB09-1189POMMER / TAPIA Per Pupil Funding For State Ed Programs CONCERNING PER PUPIL FUNDING FOR EDUCATION PROGRAMS THAT REPORT THEIR PUPIL ENROLLMENT COUNTS TO THE FACILITY SCHOOLS UNIT IN THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION. No news items foundNOT ON CALENDAR 04/03/2009 Governor Action - Signed
HB09-1194CURRY / ISGAR Royalty Action Accrues Discover Breach CONCERNING ACCRUAL OF A CAUSE OF ACTION UPON DISCOVERY OF A BREACH OF A ROYALTY OBLIGATION. No news items foundNOT ON CALENDAR 03/04/2009 House Committee on Agriculture, Livestock, & Natural Resources Postpone Indefinitely
HB09-1200STEPHENS / SCHEFFEL Fiscal Impact Of Legislation On Counties CONCERNING A REQUIREMENT THAT THE STAFF OF THE LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL CONSIDER CERTAIN FACTORS RELATING TO COUNTIES IN THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT IMPACT SECTION OF A FISCAL NOTE. No news items foundNOT ON CALENDAR 04/22/2009 Governor Action - Signed
HB09-1218SOPER / BACON State Capital Lease Agreements CONCERNING CAPITAL LEASE AGREEMENTS ENTERED INTO BY THE STATE. No news items foundNOT ON CALENDAR 04/16/2009 Governor Action - Signed
HB09-1221KING S. / SPENCE Mandatory Furloughs For State Employees CONCERNING MANDATORY FURLOUGHS FOR CERTAIN STATE EMPLOYEES DURING CERTAIN STATE FISCAL YEARS. No news items foundNOT ON CALENDAR 02/19/2009 House Committee on State, Veterans, & Military Affairs Postpone Indefinitely
HB09-1222FERRANDINO / KELLER Administration Of Appropriated Moneys CONCERNING THE ADMINISTRATION OF APPROPRIATED MONEYS. No news items foundNOT ON CALENDAR 05/04/2009 Governor Action - Signed
HB09-1223MAROSTICA / TAPIA Tobacco Litig Fund & CO Benefit Mgmt Sys CONCERNING THE EXTENSION OF THE DEADLINE FOR EXPENDING MONEYS FOR THE COLORADO BENEFITS MANAGEMENT SYSTEM FROM THE HEALTH CARE SUPPLEMENTAL APPROPRIATIONS AND OVEREXPENDITURES ACCOUNT OF THE TOBACCO LITIGATION SETTLEMENT CASH FUND. No news items foundNOT ON CALENDAR 04/03/2009 Governor Action - Signed
HB09-1240MIKLOSI / FOSTER Colorado Teacher Of The Year Program CONCERNING CREATING THE COLORADO TEACHER OF THE YEAR PROGRAM. No news items foundNOT ON CALENDAR 05/05/2009 Governor Action - Signed
HB09-1241ROBERTS / MORSE Probate Code Omnibus CONCERNING TITLE 15 OF THE COLORADO REVISED STATUTES. No news items foundNOT ON CALENDAR 04/22/2009 Governor Action - Signed
HB09-1254JUDD / HARVEY Deceptive Trade Practices 1031 Exchanges CONCERNING ADDITIONAL CONSUMER PROTECTIONS RELATING TO LIKE-KIND EXCHANGES MEDIATED BY EXCHANGE FACILITATORS. No news items foundNOT ON CALENDAR 04/16/2009 Governor Action - Signed
HB09-1257SCANLAN / SCHEFFEL Public Funds Deposits & FDIC Limit CONCERNING THE REQUIREMENT THAT THE AMOUNT OF PUBLIC FUNDS INVESTED IN ANY ONE CERTIFICATE OF DEPOSIT MAY NOT EXCEED THE AMOUNT INSURED BY THE FEDERAL DEPOSIT INSURANCE CORPORATION. No news items foundNOT ON CALENDAR 03/20/2009 Governor Action - Signed
HB09-1267TODD / BACON Higher Ed Pervasively Sectarian Inst CONCERNING THE REMOVAL OF STATUTORY PROVISIONS DESCRIBING PERVASIVELY SECTARIAN EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS. No news items foundNOT ON CALENDAR 06/01/2009 Governor Action - Signed
HB09-1269FERRANDINO Create New Rainy Day Account CONCERNING THE CREATION OF A STATE RAINY DAY ACCOUNT, AND, IN CONNECTION THEREWITH, SPECIFYING THE MANNER IN WHICH THE ACCOUNT IS TO BE FUNDED AND THE CIRCUMSTANCES IN WHICH MONEYS MAY BE EXPENDED FROM THE ACCOUNT. No news items foundNOT ON CALENDAR 05/01/2009 House Second Reading Laid Over to 08/09/2009
HB09-1288NIKKEL / KOPP Colorado Taxpayer Transparency Act CONCERNING THE CREATION OF A SEARCHABLE DATABASE WEB SITE RELATED TO STATE FINANCES, AND, IN CONNECTION THEREWITH, ENACTING THE "COLORADO TAXPAYER TRANSPARENCY ACT". No news items foundNOT ON CALENDAR 06/04/2009 Governor Action - Signed
HB09-1329MAROSTICA / WHITE Veterans Trust Fund Percentages CONCERNING THE PERCENTAGE OF MONEYS TRANSFERRED FROM THE TOBACCO LITIGATION SETTLEMENT CASH FUND TO THE COLORADO STATE VETERANS TRUST FUND THAT ARE SUBJECT TO ANNUAL APPROPRIATION. No news items foundNOT ON CALENDAR 06/02/2009 Governor Action - Signed
HB09-1351POMMER & ... / CARROLL M. Increase Earned Time Allowance CONCERNING AN INCREASE IN THE AMOUNT OF TIME AN INMATE MAY HAVE DEDUCTED FROM THE INMATE'S SENTENCE. No news items found Wednesday, May 6 2009
THIRD READING OF BILLS--FINAL PASSAGE
(6) in senate calendar.  
 06/01/2009 Governor Action - Signed
HB09-1355POMMER & ... / TAPIA Elim Vending Machine Sales Tax Exemption CONCERNING THE ELIMINATION OF THE STATE SALES AND USE TAX EXEMPTION FOR PURCHASES OF FOOD THROUGH VENDING MACHINES. No news items foundNOT ON CALENDAR 04/28/2009 House Committee on Appropriations Postpone Indefinitely
SB09-062SHAFFER B. / APUAN Veterans' Teaching Incentives CONCERNING INCENTIVES FOR ARMED FORCES VETERANS TO ENTER THE TEACHING PROFESSION. No news items foundNOT ON CALENDAR 04/30/2009 Governor Action - Signed
SB09-067HEATH / MAROSTICA & ... Colorado Credit Reserve Program CONCERNING THE AUTHORITY FOR THE OPERATION OF THE COLORADO CREDIT RESERVE PROGRAM, AND, IN CONNECTION THEREWITH, MAKING AN APPROPRIATION. No news items foundNOT ON CALENDAR 05/07/2009 Governor Action - Signed
SB09-086TAPIA / MAROSTICA Colorado State University Global Campus CONCERNING THE CREATION OF AN ONLINE UNIVERSITY TO BE KNOWN AS COLORADO STATE UNIVERSITY - GLOBAL CAMPUS. No news items foundNOT ON CALENDAR 03/18/2009 Governor Action - Signed
SB09-099MORSE / FERRANDINO State Procurement Supplier Databases CONCERNING CENTRALIZED DATABASES TO AID THE DELIVERY OF STATE PROCUREMENT SERVICES. No news items foundNOT ON CALENDAR 05/19/2009 Sent to the Governor
SB09-108GIBBS / RICE Transp Sys Planning & Funding CONCERNING THE IMPROVEMENT OF THE TRANSPORTATION SYSTEM OF THE STATE, AND, IN CONNECTION THEREWITH, PROVIDING ADDITIONAL SOURCES OF FUNDING FOR TRANSPORTATION AND MODIFYING THE TRANSPORTATION PLANNING PROCESS. Legislature 2009: Winners & Losers
NOT ON CALENDAR 03/02/2009 Governor Action - Signed
SB09-218WHITE / FERRANDINO FY07-08 GF Approp For Control Maint CONCERNING AN INCREASE IN THE AMOUNT OF MONEYS APPROPRIATED FROM THE STATE GENERAL FUND TO THE CONTROLLED MAINTENANCE TRUST FUND FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2007. No news items foundNOT ON CALENDAR 03/18/2009 Governor Action - Signed
SB09-224SHAFFER B. / WEISSMANN FY 2009-10 Legislative Appropriations CONCERNING PAYMENT OF EXPENSES OF THE LEGISLATIVE DEPARTMENT, AND MAKING AN APPROPRIATION IN CONNECTION THEREWITH. No news items foundNOT ON CALENDAR 03/20/2009 Governor Action - Signed
SB09-227TAPIA / POMMER Assistance To Old Hire FPPA Plans CONCERNING ASSISTANCE WITH THE UNFUNDED ACCRUED LIABILITY OF OLD HIRE PENSION PLANS THAT ARE AFFILIATED WITH THE FIRE AND POLICE PENSION ASSOCIATION, AND, IN CONNECTION THEREWITH, ELIMINATING THE STATE CONTRIBUTION TO THE OLD HIRE PENSION PLANS FOR THE 2008-09, 2009-10, AND 2010-11 STATE FISCAL YEARS, EXTENDING THE STATE CONTRIBUTION THROUGH THE 2014-15 STATE FISCAL YEAR, AND EXTENDING THE AMORTIZATION PERIOD FOR UNDERFUNDED OLD HIRE PENSION PLANS THAT NO LONGER RECEIVE STATE ASSISTANCE. No news items foundNOT ON CALENDAR 04/16/2009 Governor Action - Signed
SB09-280KELLER / POMMER Suppl Approp Capital Construction CONCERNING FUNDING FOR CAPITAL CONSTRUCTION, AND MAKING SUPPLEMENTAL APPROPRIATIONS IN CONNECTION THEREWITH. No news items foundNOT ON CALENDAR 04/28/2009 Governor Action - Signed
SB09-282SANDOVAL & ... / KERR A. Denver Pub School Retirement PERA Merger CONCERNING THE MERGER OF THE DENVER PUBLIC SCHOOLS RETIREMENT SYSTEM WITH THE PUBLIC EMPLOYEES' RETIREMENT ASSOCIATION. PERA-DPS merger bill gets House OK
Path looks clear for PERA-DPS pension merger
NOT ON CALENDAR 05/20/2009 Sent to the Governor
SB09-289SCHWARTZ / PRIMAVERA Collect & Allocate Waste Tire Revenues CONCERNING THE RECYCLING DEVELOPMENT FEE FOR WASTE TIRES. No news items foundNOT ON CALENDAR 05/19/2009 Sent to the Governor