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4259FE1347280A57872585180065F083 Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For HB20-1223

HOUSE COMMITTEE ON RURAL AFFAIRS & AGRICULTURE
Date Feb 24, 2020      
Location LSB A



HB20-1223 - Amended, referred to House Appropriations


11:33:28 AM  

Representative Esgar, bill sponsor, presented House Bill 20-1223 to the committee.  The bill creates a rural arts grant program within the Creative Industries Division of the Office of Economic Development and International Trade.  Representative Esgar responded to committee questions.

11:39:51 AM  

Jay Seller, representing himself, testified in support of the bill.  Jena Dickey, representing Arts for Colorado, testified in support of the bill. Travis Berry, representing the Colorado Competitive Council, testified in support of the bill.  Morgan Cullen, representing the Colorado Municipal League, testified in support of the bill.  The panel responded to committee questions.

11:51:22 AM  
Deborah Jordy, representing the Scientific and Cultural Facilities District (SCFD), testified in support of the bill and responded to committee questions.
11:54:38 AM  
Representative Esgar discussed and distributed Amendment L.001 (Attachment A).


11:56:21 AM
Motion Adopt amendment L.001 (Attachment A).
Moved Arndt
Seconded Valdez D.
Arndt
Buentello
Catlin Excused
Holtorf
Pelton
Titone
Will
Woodrow
Young
Valdez D.
Roberts
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 1   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection
11:56:22 AM  

Representative Esgar made concluding remarks.  Committee members commented on the bill.



12:03:01 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 20-1223, as amended, to the Committee on Appropriations.
Moved Valdez D.
Seconded Titone
Arndt Yes
Buentello Yes
Catlin Excused
Holtorf Yes
Pelton No
Titone Yes
Will Yes
Woodrow Yes
Young Yes
Valdez D. Yes
Roberts Yes
Final YES: 9   NO: 1   EXC: 1   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS






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