Ms. Lydia Waligorski, representing the Colorado Coalition Against Domestic Violence, testified in support of HB 18-1398. Ms. Waligorski discussed the relationship between the bill and other legislation seeking to amend statutes of limitation. Ms. Lisa Clay, representing herself, testified in support of the bill. She recounted her experience as a victim of domestic violence, and explained that the civil statute of limitations has been exhausted in her case. Ms. Ashley Chase, representing the Colorado Women's Bar Association, testified in support of the bill. Ms. Chase provided examples of how the current statute of limitations for civil domestic violence suits inhibits the pursuit of justice. Ms. Jennifer Anderson, representing the Department of Law, testified in support of the bill. Ms. Anderson explained why the current statute of limitations is too short.