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AB19448E9EB2524087258AF2006C4275 Hearing Summary


Date Apr 1, 2024      
Location Old Supreme Court

SB24-189 - Amended, referred to the Committee of the Whole

01:42:31 PM  

Senators Fields and Hansen, co-prime sponsors, presented Senate Bill 24-189, concerning gender-related changes to crimes that involve bias. 



01:48:32 PM  

Dr. Rich Guggenheim, representing themself, testified in opposition to the bill.

Ms. Erin Meschke, representing themself, testified in opposition to the bill.

Shannon Johnson, representing themself, testified to amend the bill.

01:50:57 PM  

Erin Nave, representing Anti-Defamation League Mountain States, testified in support of the bill.

Mr. Jeremy Shaver, representing Hate Free Colorado, testified in support of the bill.

Jefferey Riester, representing Department of Law, testified in support of the bill.

Ms. Jessica Dotter, representing Colorado District Attorneys' Council, was available to answer committee questions.

Written testimony about the bill may be read in Attachment A.

01:59:51 PM  

Senators Hansen and Fields distributed and explained Amendment L.001 (Attachment B). 

02:01:01 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.001 (Attachment B)
Moved Roberts
Michaelson Jenet
Van Winkle
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection
02:01:02 PM  
The bill sponsors made closing remarks.

02:03:14 PM
Motion Refer Senate Bill 24-189, as amended, to the Committee of the Whole.
Moved Roberts
Will No
Michaelson Jenet Yes
Van Winkle No
Roberts Yes
Gonzales Yes
Final YES: 3   NO: 2   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS

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