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5354573241DC8869872585120061BFFD Hearing Summary


Date Feb 18, 2020      
Location HCR 0107

HB20-1165 - Amended, referred to the Committee of the Whole

10:48:01 AM  

Representative Kraft-Tharp and Representative McKean introduced House Bill 20-1165. The bill modifies language in the Colorado Architects' Practice Act as it relates to interior designers.  It authorizes a local government to reject a building permit filed by an interior designer only for a reason provided in law.

The bill sponsors provided the committee with Amendment L.001 (Attachment A) and two handouts (Attachments B and C).

10:50:50 AM  

The bill sponsors responded to questions from the committee.

10:53:32 AM  

Jennifer Berman, Office of Legislative Legal Services, responded to questions from the committee.

10:55:01 AM  

Marilen Reimer, American Council of Engineering Companies of Colorado, testified in support of the bill if amended.

10:56:28 AM  

Lauren Prestenbach, International Interior Design Association (IIDA), testified in support of the bill.

10:58:58 AM  

Kate Chapman, IIDA, testified in support of the bill.

11:01:24 AM  

Nikolaus Remus, Colorado Chapter of the American Institute of Architects, testified on the bill from a neutral position if amended.

11:02:23 AM  

Members of the panel responded to questions from the committee.

11:06:05 AM  

Sophia SanMiguel, representing herself, testified on the bill from a neutral position.

11:10:22 AM
Motion Adopt amendment L.001
Moved Kraft-Tharp
Seconded Van Winkle
Van Winkle
Williams D.
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection
11:10:22 AM  

The bill sponsors and committee members made closing remarks on the bill.

11:11:48 AM  

The committee took a brief recess.

11:12:53 AM  

The committee reconvened.

11:13:30 AM
Motion Refer House Bill 20-1165, as amended, to the Committee of the Whole.
Moved Kraft-Tharp
Seconded McKean
Arndt Yes
Bird Yes
Duran Yes
McKean Yes
Sandridge Yes
Snyder Yes
Sullivan Yes
Van Winkle Yes
Williams D. Yes
Coleman Yes
Kraft-Tharp Yes
Final YES: 11   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS

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