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3F465A32BF6D9D24872583C4006CA902 Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For HB19-1229

HOUSE COMMITTEE ON STATE, VETERANS, & MILITARY AFFAIRS
Date Mar 21, 2019      
Location LSB A



HB19-1229 - Amended, referred to House Finance


01:46:52 PM  

The committee recessed.

01:50:05 PM  

The committee came back to order.

01:51:01 PM  

Representative Snyder and Representative Roberts, co-prime bill sponsors, presented House Bill 19-1229. The bill creates the Colorado Electronic Preservation of Abandoned Estate Planning Documents Act. The act provides a procedure to determine if an original estate planning document is abandoned, and the process to create an electronic estate planning document.

01:55:49 PM  

Amendment L.004 was distributed to the committee (Attachment A).  Representative Snyder and Representative Roberts answered questions about amendment L.004 and the bill.

01:58:04 PM  

Frank Hill, Colorado Bar Association, testified in support of the bill.

02:03:17 PM  

Peter Bullard, Colorado Bar Association, testified in support of the bill.

02:05:00 PM  

Mr. Bullard and Mr. Hill answered questions from the committee. Representative Roberts responded to questions from the committee. Mr Bullard made additional comments to the committee.

02:11:22 PM  

Ariel Hammerquist, Legislative Council Staff, introduced herself to the committee. Representative Snyder, Ms. Hammerquist, and Representative Roberts answered questions from the committee. Committee discussion with Ms. Hammerquist and Representative Roberts ensued.

02:22:34 PM  

Representative Snyder explained amendment L.004.



02:23:18 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.004 (Attachment A).
Moved Melton
Seconded Lontine
Duran
Humphrey
Lontine
Melton
Rich
Sirota
Williams D.
Jaquez Lewis
Kennedy
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection
02:23:18 PM  
Representative Snyder and Representative Roberts made concluding remarks about the bill. Committee members made comments regarding the bill.


02:27:47 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 19-1229, as amended, to the Committee on Finance.
Moved Melton
Seconded Duran
Duran Yes
Humphrey No
Lontine Yes
Melton Yes
Rich Yes
Sirota Yes
Williams D. Yes
Jaquez Lewis Yes
Kennedy Yes
Final YES: 8   NO: 1   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS






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