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08F8CA24997D609487258B0A007477CB Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For HB24-1346

SENATE COMMITTEE ON AGRICULTURE & NATURAL RESOURCES
Date Apr 25, 2024      
Location LSB B



HB24-1346 - Referred to the Committee of the Whole


03:12:10 PM  
The committee took
a brief recess.
03:12:11 PM  
The committee came
to order.
03:12:46 PM  
Senators Priola and
Hansen, prime bill sponsors, opened on House Bill 24-1346 regarding energy
and carbon management regulation. The bill sponsors answered questions
from members of the committee.
03:27:57 PM  
Dr. Charles Kutscher, representing themself, testified in opposition to the bill.
Heidi Leathwood, representing 350 Colorado, testified to amend the bill.
03:30:19 PM  
Cindy Copeland, representing
Boulder County, testified in support of the bill. Mr. Paul Sherman, representing
Conservation Colorado, testified in support of the bill. Jeff Riester,
representing the Colorado Department of Law, testified in support of the
bill. Dr. Angela Seligman, representing Clean Air Task Force, testified
in support of the bill. Dr. Alex DeGolia, representing Environmental Defense
Fund, testified in support of the bill. Lauren Mercer, representing the
Colorado Department of Law, was available to answer committee questions.
Members of the panel answered questions from members of the committee.

03:57:27 PM  
Jeff Robbins, representing
the Energy & Carbon Management Commission, Department of Natural Resources,
testified in support of the bill. Mike Rigby, representing the Energy &
Carbon Management Commission, Department of Natural Resources, was available
to answer committee questions. Members of the panel answered questions
from members of the committee.




Written testimony
was submitted to the committee (Attachment A).
04:07:36 PM  
The bill sponsors gave closing remarks on the bill. Members of the committee gave closing remarks on the bill.


04:11:06 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 24-1346 to the Committee of the Whole.
Moved Danielson
Seconded
Kirkmeyer Yes
Lundeen No
Marchman Yes
Priola Yes
Simpson Yes
Danielson Yes
Roberts Yes
Final YES: 6   NO: 1   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS






The effective date for bills enacted without a safety clause is August 7, 2024, if the General Assembly adjourns sine die on May 8, 2024, unless otherwise specified. Details