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3FA89F90DC13A3E68725880100757D13 Hearing Summary


Date Mar 10, 2022      
Location SCR 352

HB22-1088 - Referred to the Committee of the Whole

02:23:20 PM  

Senators Liston and Lee, co-prime sponsors, explained House Bill 22-1088, concerning peace officer status for certain Department of Revenue (DOR) employees.   The bill sponsors explained cases in which DOR agents are required to complete their own investigations.  They also discussed the POST Board application and training process.   

Committee members asked questions about the length of time it takes to complete POST Board certification. 

02:30:43 PM  

Mark Ferrandino, representing Colorado Department of Revenue, testified in support of the bill. He discussed efficiency, safety, and qualifying positions for POST certification. 

Mike Dixon, representing CO Department of Revenue-Division of Motor Vehicle, testified in support of the bill. He discussed the motor vehicles investigation unit.

Brendon Reese, representing Colorado Department of Revenue - Taxation Division, testified in support of the bill. He discussed over-burderned local law enforcement. 

Committee members asked questions about the number of positions needing POST certification. 

02:38:47 PM  

Committee members asked further questions about POST certification requirements. 

02:46:43 PM  

The bill sponsors made closing remarks.  Committee members commented on the bill. 

02:51:18 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 22-1088 to the Committee of the Whole.
Moved Lee
Cooke Yes
Gardner Yes
Rodriguez Yes
Gonzales No
Lee Yes
Final YES: 4   NO: 1   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS

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