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3F5A033C95F625DF8725851300714BB6 Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For SB20-129

SENATE COMMITTEE ON JUDICIARY
Date Feb 19, 2020      
Location SCR 354



SB20-129 - Amended, referred to the Committee of the Whole - Consent Calendar


01:37:32 PM  

Senator Holbert, co-prime sponsor, explained Senate Bill 20-129, concerning the protection of individuals subject to a fiduciary.

 

Letitia Maxfield, representing the Colorado Bar Association, testified in support of the bill.  She discussed the need for the bill and guardianship issues. 

 

Senator Ginal, co-prime sponsor, discussed protections for the elderly and relayed an experience between a relative and a guardian.

 

Rob Hernandez, representing himself, testified in support of the bill. 

 

Maureen Welch, representing herself, spoke in support of the bill.

 

Mindy Gates, representing the Colorado Department of Human Services, testified in opposition to the bill, as introduced.

 

Senator Holbert introduced and distributed Amendments L.003 and L.004 (Attachments A and B). 



01:55:08 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.003 (Attachment A)
Moved Gardner
Seconded
Cooke
Gardner
Rodriguez
Gonzales Excused
Lee
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 1   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection


01:55:54 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.004 (Attachment B)
Moved Gardner
Seconded
Cooke
Gardner
Rodriguez
Gonzales Excused
Lee
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 1   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection
01:55:56 PM  

Senator Holbert made closing remarks. 



01:56:53 PM
Motion Refer Senate Bill 20-129, as amended, to the Committee of the Whole and with a recommendation that it be placed on the consent calendar.
Moved Gardner
Seconded
Cooke Yes
Gardner Yes
Rodriguez Yes
Gonzales Excused
Lee Yes
Final YES: 4   NO: 0   EXC: 1   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS






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