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A94F1B9528379C97872586870060E485 Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For HB21-1054

HOUSE COMMITTEE ON STATE, CIVIC, MILITARY, & VETERANS AFFAIRS
Date Feb 25, 2021      
Location LSB A



HB21-1054 - Amended, referred to the Committee of the Whole


10:38:23 AM  
Representative Jackson
introduced House Bill 21-1054 to the committee.  The bill exempts
public or assisted housing benefits from the requirement that a recipient
be verifed as lawfully present in the United States.

10:43:14 AM  
Committee members asked the Representative Jackson questions about the bill.
10:44:44 AM  
Bruce Eisenhauer, from the Colorado Department of Local Affairs, testified in support of the bill. He took questions from the committee.
10:50:52 AM  
Kinsey Hasstedt, representing Enterprise Community Partners, testified in support of the bill.
10:54:48 AM  
Kelly McNicholas-Kury, representing Counties and Commissioners Acting Together, testified in support of the bill.
10:59:19 AM  
Allison Neswood, representing the Colorado Center on Law and Policy, testified in support of the bill.
11:02:56 AM  
Aubrey Hasvold, representing the Colorado Coalition for the Homeless, testified in support of the bill.
11:05:13 AM  
Chairman Kennedy closed the witness phase of the testimony.
11:05:14 AM  
Representative Jackson
introduced amendment L.001 (Attachment A).



11:09:07 AM
Motion Adopt amendment L.001
Moved Duran
Seconded Woodrow
Amabile
Bacon
Bernett
Bockenfeld
Duran
Geitner
Hanks
Valdez A.
Williams
Woodrow
Kennedy
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection


11:11:24 AM
Motion Refer House Bill 21-1054, as amended, to the Committee of the Whole.
Moved Duran
Seconded Bernett
Amabile Yes
Bacon Yes
Bernett Yes
Bockenfeld No
Duran Yes
Geitner No
Hanks No
Valdez A. Yes
Williams No
Woodrow Yes
Kennedy Yes
Final YES: 7   NO: 4   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS






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