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6AD4FD1D3CB147EA8725896C0081054E Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For HB23-1178

HOUSE COMMITTEE ON JUDICIARY
Date Mar 8, 2023      
Location HCR 0112



HB23-1178 - Amended, referred to House Appropriations

04:29:18 PM  

Representative Froelich, prime sponsor, presented House Bill 23-1178, concerning enhancing court personnel's recognition of domestic violence to access federal funding, and, in connection therewith, including the recognition of child abuse. The committee heard testimony on the bill at its February 15 meeting, and the bill was before the committee for action only. Representative Froelich explained the effect of the bill and discussed its need. Representative Froelich explained the effect of amendment L.004 (Attachment C).

04:35:16 PM  
Discussion ensued regarding a provision in amendment L.004 that expands the scope of individuals involved in research surrounding issues associated with HB 23-1178, and what constitutes "recognized domestic violence victim advocates."


04:52:58 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.004
Moved Snyder
Seconded Weinberg
Armagost Yes
Daugherty Yes
Epps No
Evans No
Garcia Yes
Marshall No
Sharbini Yes
Snyder Yes
Soper No
Weinberg Yes
Woodrow Yes
Bacon No
Weissman Yes
YES: 8   NO: 5   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS
04:52:59 PM  
Representative Froelich explained the effect of amendment L.005 (Attachment D).


04:54:29 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.005
Moved Snyder
Seconded Weissman
Armagost Yes
Daugherty Yes
Epps No
Evans Yes
Garcia Yes
Marshall Yes
Sharbini Yes
Snyder Yes
Soper Yes
Weinberg Yes
Woodrow Yes
Bacon Yes
Weissman Yes
YES: 12   NO: 1   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS
04:54:31 PM  

Representative Froelich explained the effect of amendment L.006 (Attachment E). Representative Froelich responded to questions regarding the provenance of the amendment.

04:59:18 PM  
Discussion ensued regarding how amendment L.006 intersects with the concept of parental alienation.


05:08:26 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.006
Moved Snyder
Seconded Daugherty
Armagost Yes
Daugherty Yes
Epps No
Evans Yes
Garcia Yes
Marshall Yes
Sharbini Yes
Snyder Yes
Soper Yes
Weinberg Yes
Woodrow Yes
Bacon Yes
Weissman Yes
YES: 12   NO: 1   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS
05:08:28 PM  
Representative Froelich provided closing remarks in support of HB 23-1178. Various committee members provided their positions on the bill.


05:25:47 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 23-1178, as amended, to the Committee on Appropriations.
Moved Weinberg
Seconded Sharbini
Armagost Yes
Daugherty Yes
Epps No
Evans No
Garcia Yes
Marshall Yes
Sharbini Yes
Snyder Yes
Soper No
Weinberg Yes
Woodrow Yes
Bacon Yes
Weissman Yes
Final YES: 10   NO: 3   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS






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