Pro 15 Positions





BILL HB18-1005
Position: Support

Concerning notice of postsecondary course enrollment options available to high school students.

Short Title: Notice To Students Of Postsecondary Courses
Sponsors: B. Pettersen | J. Becker / K. Priola

Status
3/22/2018 Governor Signed


BILL HB18-1008
Position: Support

Concerning the financing of the division of parks and wildlife's aquatic nuisance species program, and, in connection therewith, creating an aquatic nuisance species stamp for the operation of motorboats and sailboats in waters of the state, increasing penalties related to the introduction of aquatic nuisance species into the waters of the state, and combining two separate funds related to the aquatic nuisance species program into one fund.

Short Title: Mussel-free Colorado Act
Sponsors: D. Esgar | J. Arndt / K. Donovan | D. Coram

Status
4/16/2018 Signed by the President of the Senate


BILL HB18-1034
Position: Support

Concerning creation of a grant program for capital costs relating to career and technical education.

Short Title: Career And Technical Education Capital Grant Program
Sponsors: P. Covarrubias | H. McKean / K. Priola

Status
2/26/2018 House Committee on Education Refer Amended to Appropriations


BILL HB18-1036
Position: Support

Concerning the reduction of business personal property taxes.

Short Title: Reduce Business Personal Property Taxes
Sponsors: T. Leonard / T. Neville

Status
2/1/2018 House Committee on State, Veterans, & Military Affairs Postpone Indefinitely


BILL HB18-1053
Position: Support

Concerning the allowable uses of reclaimed domestic wastewater, and, in connection therewith, allowing reclaimed domestic wastewater to be used for marijuana cultivation.

Short Title: Reclaimed Water Use For Marijuana Cultivation
Sponsors: J. Arndt | C. Hansen / K. Donovan

Status
1/29/2018 House Committee on Agriculture, Livestock, & Natural Resources Refer Amended to Appropriations


BILL HB18-1069
Position: Support

Concerning the allowable uses of reclaimed domestic wastewater, and, in connection therewith, allowing reclaimed domestic wastewater to be used for toilet flushing and making an appropriation.

Short Title: Reclaimed Water Use For Toilet Flushing
Sponsors: J. Arndt | D. Thurlow / D. Coram

Status
4/17/2018 Senate Third Reading Passed - No Amendments


BILL HB18-1071
Position: Oppose

Concerning the regulation of oil and gas operations in a manner consistent with the protection of public safety.

Short Title: Regulate Oil Gas Operations Protect Public Safety
Sponsors: J. Salazar / D. Moreno

Status
3/7/2018 Senate Committee on Agriculture, Natural Resources, & Energy Postpone Indefinitely


BILL HB18-1073
Position: Support

Concerning water districts' ability to enter into contracts regarding their water-related assets.

Short Title: Water District Ability Contract Water Assets
Sponsors: M. Gray / B. Gardner

Status
3/22/2018 Governor Signed


BILL HB18-1086
Position: Support

Concerning allowing community colleges to offer a bachelor of science degree in nursing.

Short Title: Community College Bachelor Science Degree Nursing
Sponsors: J. Buckner | P. Lundeen / T. Neville | I. Aguilar

Status
3/24/2018 Governor Became Law


BILL HB18-1091
Position: Support

Concerning dementia diseases, and, in connection therewith, updating statutory references to dementia diseases and related disabilities.

Short Title: Dementia Diseases And Related Disabilities
Sponsors: S. Beckman | J. Ginal / J. Smallwood | N. Todd

Status
3/29/2018 Governor Signed


BILL HB18-1093
Position: Support

Concerning the allowable uses of reclaimed domestic wastewater, and, in connection therewith, allowing reclaimed domestic wastewater to be used for food crops and making an appropriation.

Short Title: Reclaimed Water Use For Edible Crops
Sponsors: J. Arndt / D. Coram

Status
4/17/2018 Sent to the Governor


BILL HB18-1096
Position: Support

Concerning the eligibility of certain entities to apply for a special event permit to sell alcohol beverages.

Short Title: Special Event Permit Alcohol Beverages
Sponsors: M. Gray / K. Priola

Status
3/15/2018 Governor Signed


BILL HB18-1098
Position: Support

Concerning the expanded ability of the Colorado oil and gas conservation commission to finance the remediation of oil and gas locations.

Short Title: Roll Over Year-end Balance Envtl Response Account
Sponsors: L. Saine | M. Gray / V. Marble

Status
4/9/2018 Governor Signed


BILL HB18-1132
Position: Support

Concerning the amount that the department of corrections is required to reimburse a county or city and county for the confinement and maintenance in a local jail of any person who is sentenced to a term of imprisonment in a correctional facility.

Short Title: Increase Department Of Corrections Reimbursement To County Jails
Sponsors: D. Michaelson Jenet / L. Crowder

Status
4/19/2018 Signed by the President of the Senate


BILL HB18-1150
Position: Support

Concerning a requirement that a local government that interferes with oil and gas operations compensate persons damaged by the interference.

Short Title: Local Government Liable Fracking Ban Oil And Gas Moratorium
Sponsors: P. Buck

Status
3/7/2018 House Committee on State, Veterans, & Military Affairs Postpone Indefinitely


BILL HB18-1157
Position: Oppose

Concerning increased reporting of oil and gas incidents.

Short Title: Increased Reporting Oil And Gas Incidents
Sponsors: K. Becker | J. Singer / S. Fenberg

Status
4/19/2018 Senate Committee on Agriculture, Natural Resources, & Energy Postpone Indefinitely


BILL HB18-1185
Position: Support

Concerning changes to the state income tax apportionment statute based on the most recent multistate tax commission's uniform model of the uniform division of income for tax purposes act.

Short Title: Market Sourcing For Business Income Tax Apportionment
Sponsors: T. Kraft-Tharp | C. Wist / T. Neville | D. Moreno

Status
2/28/2018 House Committee on Finance Refer Amended to Appropriations


BILL HB18-1190
Position: Support

Concerning modifications to the "Colorado Job Creation and Main Street Revitalization Act".

Short Title: Modify Job Creation Main Street Revitalization Act
Sponsors: D. Esgar | H. McKean / J. Tate | L. Garcia

Status
2/28/2018 House Committee on Finance Refer Amended to Appropriations


BILL HB18-1205
Position: Oppose

Concerning a financial relief program to provide financial assistance to an individual earning a household income of not more than five hundred percent of the federal poverty line of which the individual spends more than twenty percent on health insurance premiums for individual health insurance purchased through the Colorado health benefit exchange.

Short Title: Financial Relief Defray Individual Health Plan Costs
Sponsors: D. Roberts / K. Donovan

Status
3/8/2018 House Committee on Health, Insurance, & Environment Refer Unamended to Appropriations


BILL HB18-1230
Position: Neutral

Concerning the creation of a purple card program to allow persons who came to the United States without legal documentation to apply for legal work status in Colorado.

Short Title: Creation Of Work Status For Immigrants
Sponsors: D. Pabon / I. Aguilar

Status
2/5/2018 Introduced In House - Assigned to Judiciary


BILL HB18-1260
Position: Oppose

Concerning prescription drug price transparency.

Short Title: Prescription Drug Price Transparency
Sponsors: J. Ginal | D. Jackson / D. Moreno

Status
4/17/2018 Introduced In Senate - Assigned to State, Veterans, & Military Affairs


BILL SB18-003
Position: Support

Concerning the Colorado energy office.

Short Title: Colorado Energy Office
Sponsors: R. Scott / C. Hansen | J. Becker

Status
4/19/2018 House Third Reading Passed - No Amendments


BILL SB18-007
Position: Support

Concerning the Colorado affordable housing tax credit, and, in connection therewith, renaming the low-income housing tax credit the Colorado affordable housing tax credit and extending the period during which the Colorado housing and finance authority may allocate affordable housing tax credits.

Short Title: Affordable Housing Tax Credit
Sponsors: J. Tate | L. Guzman / C. Duran | J. Becker

Status
3/19/2018 House Committee on Finance Refer Amended to Appropriations


BILL SB18-033
Position: Support

Concerning the continuation of the animal feeding operation permit program under the department of public health and environment, and, in connection therewith, making an appropriation.

Short Title: Animal Feeding Operation Permits Continuation
Sponsors: J. Sonnenberg / J. Arndt | J. Becker

Status
4/19/2018 Senate Considered House Amendments - Result was to Adhere


BILL SB18-038
Position: Support

Concerning the allowable uses of reclaimed domestic wastewater, and, in connection therewith, allowing reclaimed domestic wastewater to be used for industrial hemp cultivation.

Short Title: Reclaimed Water Use On Industrial Hemp
Sponsors: K. Donovan | D. Coram / D. Esgar | Y. Willett

Status
4/17/2018 Introduced In House - Assigned to Agriculture, Livestock, & Natural Resources


BILL SB18-042
Position: Support

Concerning the creation of the agricultural workforce development program, and, in connection therewith, making an appropriation.

Short Title: Concerning the creation of the agricultural workforce development program.
Sponsors: K. Donovan | L. Crowder / M. Catlin | B. McLachlan

Status
4/20/2018 Introduced In House - Assigned to Agriculture, Livestock, & Natural Resources


BILL SB18-061
Position: Oppose

Concerning a reduction of the state income tax rate, and, in connection therewith, making an appropriation.

Short Title: Reduce The State Income Tax Rate
Sponsors: J. Sonnenberg | K. Grantham / P. Lawrence

Status
4/19/2018 Senate Third Reading Passed - No Amendments


BILL SB18-066
Position: Support

Concerning an extension of the operation of the state lottery division beyond July 1, 2024.

Short Title: Extend Operation Of State Lottery Division
Sponsors: J. Sonnenberg | L. Garcia / J. Arndt | C. Wist

Status
4/16/2018 House Third Reading Passed - No Amendments


BILL SB18-108
Position: Support

Concerning the issuance of identification documents under the "Colorado Road and Community Safety Act" to persons who are not lawfully present in the United States, and, in connection therewith, making an appropriation.

Short Title: Eligibility Colorado Road And Community Safety Act
Sponsors: L. Crowder | D. Coram / J. Arndt | J. Singer

Status
4/19/2018 Senate Considered House Amendments - Result was to Adhere


BILL SB18-128
Position: Oppose

Concerning a restriction on a state agency's authority to increase a fee.

Short Title: Legislative Approval For State Agency Fee Increase
Sponsors: B. Gardner / L. Liston

Status
3/14/2018 House Committee on State, Veterans, & Military Affairs Postpone Indefinitely


BILL SB18-170
Position: Support

Concerning a water court process by which an owner of a storage water right allowing water to be stored in new reservoir capacity may release water into an identified stream reach in a manner that protects the water releases while complying with mitigation measures identified in a fish and wildlife mitigation plan approved by the Colorado water conservation board.

Short Title: Reservoir Releases For Fish And Wildlife Mitigation
Sponsors: J. Sonnenberg / C. Hansen | H. McKean

Status
4/12/2018 Governor Signed


BILL SB18-189
Position: Support

Concerning the ability of certain organizations conducting a special event to sell alcohol beverages for fundraising purposes under specified circumstances.

Short Title: Alcohol Beverage Service Special Events
Sponsors: R. Zenzinger | K. Priola

Status
3/14/2018 Senate Committee on Business, Labor, & Technology Postpone Indefinitely


BILL SB18-192
Position: Oppose

Concerning a requirement that a local government that interferes with oil and gas operations compensate persons damaged by the interference.

Short Title: Local Government Liable Fracking Ban Oil And Gas Moratorium
Sponsors: V. Marble / P. Buck

Status
4/18/2018 House Committee on State, Veterans, & Military Affairs Postpone Indefinitely


BILL SB18-196
Position: Oppose

Concerning the repeal of the late vehicle registration fee.

Short Title: Repeal Late Vehicle Registration Fee
Sponsors: T. Neville | K. Lundberg / K. Ransom

Status
4/12/2018 House Committee on State, Veterans, & Military Affairs Postpone Indefinitely