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3951A3729F13F972872588240075081E Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For HB22-1346

HOUSE COMMITTEE ON BUSINESS AFFAIRS & LABOR
Date Apr 14, 2022      
Location HCR 0112



HB22-1346 - Amended, referred to House Finance


03:18:20 PM  
Representatives Duran and Mullica, bill sponsors, introduced House Bill 22-1346, Electrician or Plumber Licensing Apprentice Ratio. The bill limits how a licensed electrician or plumber can supervise apprentices, and requires that the state conduct compliance checks. The bill sponsors responded to questions from the committee.
03:30:42 PM  
The bill sponsors
distributed Amendment L.007 to the committee (Attachment C).
03:31:20 PM  
Executive Director
Rory Berumen, representing the National Contracting Association, Rocky
Mountain Chapter, testified in support of the bill.
03:34:21 PM  
Daniel Hendricks, representing the Denver Joint Electrical Apprenticeship Training Committee, testified in support of the bill.
03:34:57 PM  
Phil Hayes, representing the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) 111 and Rocky Mountain Pipetrades Council, testified in support of the bill.
03:38:17 PM  
Randy Sewald, representing the Associated Builders and Contractors Rocky Mountain Chapter, testified in opposition to the bill.
03:41:54 PM  
Kelly Eustace, representing the Associated Builders and Contractors Rocky Mountain Region, testified in opposition to the bill.
03:43:06 PM  
Dave Pavelka, representing Kenny Electric, testified in opposition to the bill.
03:45:18 PM  
Marilyn Stansbury, representing Independent Electrical Contractors Rocky Mountain (IECRM), testified in opposition to the bill.
03:48:22 PM  
David Scott, representing IECRM, testified in opposition to the bill.
03:50:07 PM  
The prior panel of witnesses responded to questions from the committee.
03:54:11 PM  
Dave Miller, representing the Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors of Colorado, testified to amend the bill.
03:56:26 PM  
Sean Wyatt, representing Plumbers Local 3, testified in support of the bill.
03:58:40 PM  
The prior panel of witnesses responded to questions from the committee.
04:00:46 PM  
Additional written
testimony that was submitted to the committee for consideration is provided
as Attachment D.


04:01:21 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.007
Moved Duran
Seconded Mullica
Amabile
Bird
Carver
Duran
Lynch
Mullica
Ricks
Sandridge
Snyder
Van Beber
Van Winkle
Sullivan
Roberts
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection
04:01:23 PM  
The bill sponsors and committee members made closing remarks on the bill.


04:05:41 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 22-1346, as amended, to the Committee on Finance.
Moved Duran
Seconded Mullica
Amabile Yes
Bird Yes
Carver No
Duran Yes
Lynch No
Mullica Yes
Ricks Yes
Sandridge No
Snyder Yes
Van Beber No
Van Winkle No
Sullivan Yes
Roberts Yes
Final YES: 8   NO: 5   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS






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