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8F8ABE075B00D917872589630070EC34 Hearing Summary


Date Feb 27, 2023      
Location HCR 0107

HB23-1096 - Postponed Indefinitely

01:33:28 PM  
Representative Snyder,
bill sponsor, introduced House Bill 23-1096. The Wildfire Mitigation Resources
and Best Practices Grant Program in the Colorado State Forest Service (CSFS)
provides grants to local governments, special districts, tribal agencies,
and nonprofit organizations to conduct outreach among landowners regarding
available resources and best practices for wildfire mitigation. This bill
expands the allowable uses of grant funds to include implementing programs
for landowners and developers in which houses in high risk areas are built
or improved to make them more resilient to wildfires.  


The bill sponsor told the committee his intent to postpone the bill indefinitely.
01:35:03 PM  
The bill sponsor answered questions from the committee.

01:38:32 PM
Motion Postpone House Bill 23-1096 indefinitely.
Moved Titone
Seconded McLachlan
Holtorf Excused
Lindsay Yes
Luck Yes
Lukens Yes
Martinez Yes
McLachlan Yes
Parenti Yes
Story Yes
Titone Yes
Velasco Yes
Winter T. Yes
Catlin Yes
McCormick Yes
Final YES: 12   NO: 0   EXC: 1   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