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Suicide Prevention - Firearm Safety Legislative Tracker

HB20-1005 Enhance Safe2tell 
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
News: Killed bills: 9 measures Colorado lawmakers won’t vote on this year because of COVID-19
House Passes Behavioral Health in Schools Package
Short Title: Enhance Safe2tell
Sponsors: D. Michaelson Jenet (D) | K. Van Winkle (R) / R. Fields (D) | P. Lundeen (R)
Status: 5/27/2020 Senate Committee on Education Postpone Indefinitely
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Date Introduced: 2020-01-08
Amendments: Amendments

HB20-1006 Early Childhood Mental Health Consultants 
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
News:
Short Title: Early Childhood Mental Health Consultants
Sponsors: J. McCluskie (D) | E. Sirota (D) / B. Pettersen (D) | T. Story (D)
Status: 6/16/2020 House Committee on Appropriations Lay Over Unamended - Amendment(s) Failed
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Date Introduced: 2020-01-08
Amendments: Amendments

HB20-1040 Concealed Handguns On School Grounds 
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
News:
Short Title: Concealed Handguns On School Grounds
Sponsors: P. Neville (R)
Status: 1/23/2020 House Committee on State, Veterans, & Military Affairs Postpone Indefinitely
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Date Introduced: 2020-01-08
Amendments:

HB20-1086 Insurance Coverage Mental Health Wellness Exam 
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
News:
Short Title: Insurance Coverage Mental Health Wellness Exam
Sponsors: D. Michaelson Jenet (D) | C. Larson (R) / R. Fields (D)
Status: 6/10/2020 Senate Committee on Appropriations Postpone Indefinitely
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Date Introduced: 2020-01-10
Amendments: Amendments

HB20-1099 Repeal Ammunition Magazine Prohibition 
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
News:
Short Title: Repeal Ammunition Magazine Prohibition
Sponsors: L. Saine | S. Humphrey / V. Marble
Status: 1/23/2020 House Committee on State, Veterans, & Military Affairs Postpone Indefinitely
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Date Introduced: 2020-01-14
Amendments:

HB20-1113 Mental Health Educational Resources 
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
News:
Short Title: Mental Health Educational Resources
Sponsors: B. Titone (D) | K. Van Winkle (R) / J. Bridges (D) | P. Lundeen (R)
Status: 7/8/2020 Governor Signed
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Date Introduced: 2020-01-15
Amendments: Amendments

HB20-1114 Protect Minors From Mutilation And Sterilization 
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
News:
Short Title: Protect Minors From Mutilation And Sterilization
Sponsors: S. Sandridge (R)
Status: 2/13/2020 House Committee on State, Veterans, & Military Affairs Postpone Indefinitely
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Date Introduced: 2020-01-15
Amendments:

HB20-1206 Sunset Mental Health Professionals 
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
News:
Short Title: Sunset Mental Health Professionals
Sponsors: D. Michaelson Jenet (D) | L. Landgraf / F. Winter (D) | J. Tate
Status: 7/14/2020 Governor Signed
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Date Introduced: 2020-01-30
Amendments: Amendments

HB20-1270 One Parent Consent For Behavioral Health Services 
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
News:
Short Title: One Parent Consent For Behavioral Health Services
Sponsors: D. Michaelson Jenet (D) / R. Fields (D)
Status: 5/28/2020 Senate Second Reading Laid Over to 12/31/2020 - No Amendments
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Date Introduced: 2020-02-03
Amendments: Amendments

HB20-1271 Repeal Red Flag And Amend 72-hour Hold 
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
News:
Short Title: Repeal Red Flag And Amend 72-hour Hold
Sponsors: L. Saine / J. Cooke (R) | J. Smallwood (R)
Status: 3/12/2020 House Committee on Judiciary Postpone Indefinitely
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Date Introduced: 2020-02-03
Amendments:

HB20-1272 Colorado Natural Marriage And Adoption Act 
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
News:
Short Title: Colorado Natural Marriage And Adoption Act
Sponsors: S. Humphrey
Status: 2/13/2020 House Committee on State, Veterans, & Military Affairs Postpone Indefinitely
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Date Introduced: 2020-02-03
Amendments:

HB20-1273 Equality And Fairness In Youth Sports Act 
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
News:
Short Title: Equality And Fairness In Youth Sports Act
Sponsors: S. Sandridge (R)
Status: 2/13/2020 House Committee on State, Veterans, & Military Affairs Postpone Indefinitely
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Date Introduced: 2020-02-03
Amendments:

HB20-1278 Protection Orders Issued Against Domestic Abusers 
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
News:
Short Title: Protection Orders Issued Against Domestic Abusers
Sponsors: M. Duran (D) | J. Singer / R. Fields (D)
Status: 5/26/2020 House Committee on Judiciary Postpone Indefinitely
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Date Introduced: 2020-02-03
Amendments:

HB20-1284 Secure Transportation Behavioral Health Crisis 
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
News:
Short Title: Secure Transportation Behavioral Health Crisis
Sponsors: T. Kraft-Tharp | J. McCluskie (D) / J. Bridges (D) | J. Smallwood (R)
Status: 6/16/2020 House Committee on Appropriations Lay Over Unamended - Amendment(s) Failed
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Date Introduced: 2020-02-04
Amendments: Amendments

HB20-1307 Gay Panic Or Transgender Panic Defense 
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
News: Killed bills: 9 measures Colorado lawmakers won’t vote on this year because of COVID-19
House Votes to Ban The Gay and Trans Panic Defense
Short Title: Gay Panic Or Transgender Panic Defense
Sponsors: L. Herod (D) | M. Soper (R) / J. Tate | J. Bridges (D)
Status: 5/26/2020 Senate Committee on Judiciary Postpone Indefinitely
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Date Introduced: 2020-02-21
Amendments: Amendments

HB20-1314 Behavioral Health Crisis Response Training 
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
News:
Short Title: Behavioral Health Crisis Response Training
Sponsors: M. Young (D) | R. Pelton (R)
Status: 6/16/2020 House Committee on Appropriations Lay Over Unamended - Amendment(s) Failed
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Date Introduced: 2020-02-21
Amendments: Amendments

HB20-1334 Tony Grampsas Youth Services Program 
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
News:
Short Title: Tony Grampsas Youth Services Program
Sponsors: S. Gonzales-Gutierrez (D) | C. Larson (R) / D. Moreno (D)
Status: 5/27/2020 House Committee on Public Health Care & Human Services Postpone Indefinitely
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Date Introduced: 2020-02-25
Amendments:

HB20-1355 Secure Storage Of Firearms 
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
News:
Short Title: Secure Storage Of Firearms
Sponsors: M. Duran (D) | K. Mullica (D) / J. Bridges (D) | C. Hansen (D)
Status: 6/3/2020 House Committee on State, Veterans, & Military Affairs Postpone Indefinitely
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Date Introduced: 2020-03-06
Amendments:

HB20-1356 Lost Or Stolen Firearms 
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
News:
Short Title: Lost Or Stolen Firearms
Sponsors: T. Sullivan (D) | S. Jaquez Lewis / J. Danielson (D)
Status: 6/3/2020 House Committee on State, Veterans, & Military Affairs Postpone Indefinitely
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Date Introduced: 2020-03-06
Amendments:

SB20-001 Expand Behavioral Health Training For K-12 Educators 
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
News:
Short Title: Expand Behavioral Health Training For K-12 Educators
Sponsors: R. Fields (D) / E. Sirota (D) | K. Van Winkle (R)
Status: 5/28/2020 Senate Second Reading Laid Over to 12/31/2020 - No Amendments
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Date Introduced: 2020-01-08
Amendments: Amendments

SB20-014 Excused Absences In Public Schools For Behavioral Health 
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
News: House Passes Behavioral Health in Schools Package
Short Title: Excused Absences In Public Schools For Behavioral Health
Sponsors: R. Fields (D) / D. Michaelson Jenet (D) | L. Cutter (D)
Status: 3/23/2020 Governor Signed
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Date Introduced: 2020-01-08
Amendments:

SB20-023 Colorado Working Group On School Safety 
Calendar Notification: Monday, June 15 2020
CONSIDERATION OF HOUSE AMENDMENTS TO SENATE BILLS
(5) in senate calendar.
News:
Short Title: Colorado Working Group On School Safety
Sponsors: B. Gardner (R) | J. Gonzales (D) / D. Michaelson Jenet (D) | K. Van Winkle (R)
Status: 7/7/2020 Governor Signed
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Date Introduced: 2020-01-08
Amendments: Amendments

SB20-027 School District School Safety Plans 
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
News:
Short Title: School District School Safety Plans
Sponsors: L. Crowder
Status: 2/12/2020 Senate Committee on State, Veterans, & Military Affairs Postpone Indefinitely
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Date Introduced: 2020-01-08
Amendments:

SB20-122 Mobile Veteran Support Unit Grant Program 
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
News:
Short Title: Mobile Veteran Support Unit Grant Program
Sponsors: K. Donovan (D)
Status: 6/10/2020 Senate Committee on Appropriations Postpone Indefinitely
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Date Introduced: 2020-01-24
Amendments:

SB20-166 Simplifying Requirements For New Birth Certificate 
Calendar Notification: NOT ON CALENDAR
News:
Short Title: Simplifying Requirements For New Birth Certificate
Sponsors: D. Moreno (D) / D. Esgar (D)
Status: 7/13/2020 Governor Signed
Fiscal Notes:

Fiscal Note

Date Introduced: 2020-02-13
Amendments: Amendments