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43BB136A34FAE5B887258823006BA0E3 Hearing Summary


Date Apr 13, 2022      
Location LSB A

HB22-1356 - Amended, referred to House Appropriations

01:35:38 PM  
Representatives Herod
and Hooton, co-prime sponsors, introduced House Bill 22-1356 concerning
creation of the Small Community-Based Nonprofit Infrastructure Grant Program
to provide assistance to nonprofit organizations that have been economically
impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.  A handout was provided to committee
members (Attachment A).
01:37:00 PM  
Mx. Niko Stone, representing self, testified in support of the bill. Carlos Martinez, representing Latino Community Foundation of Colorado, testified in support of the bill. Mr. Herman White, representing Park Hill Pirates Youth Sports Organization, testified in support of the bill. Ms. Maya Wheeler, representing African Chamber of Commerce Colorado, USA, testified in support of the bill. Maria Gonzales, representing Adelante Community Development, testified in support of the bill.
01:46:33 PM  
The committee took a brief recess for technical difficulties.
01:46:55 PM  
The committee came back to order.
01:49:53 PM  
Mr. Paul Lhevine,
representing Colorado Nonprofit Association, testified in support of the
bill.  Eric Bergman, representing Colorado Counties, Inc., testified
to amend the bill.  Harry Budisidharta, representing Asian Pacific
Development Center, testified in support of the bill.  Vaughn Morris,
representing Boys & Girls Club of La Plata County, testified in support
of the bill.  Mr. Bud Taylor, representing Black Canyon Boys and Girls
Club, testified in support of the bill.  A letter from the public
is included as Attachment B.
02:18:18 PM  
Representative Hooton
explained amendment L.001 (Attachment C).
02:18:34 PM  
The bill sponsors responded to questions from committee members.

02:19:46 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.001 (Attachment C).
Moved Hooton
Seconded Gray
Soper Excused
Valdez D.
Van Beber
Van Winkle Excused
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 2   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection
02:19:47 PM  
The bill sponsors made closing remarks.
02:24:23 PM  
Committee members made closing remarks.

02:26:05 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 22-1356, as amended, to the Committee on Appropriations.
Moved Hooton
Seconded Gray
Boesenecker Yes
Gray Yes
Hooton Yes
Lindsay Yes
Pico No
Rich Yes
Soper No
Sullivan Yes
Valdez D. Yes
Van Beber Yes
Van Winkle No
Froelich Yes
Exum Yes
Final YES: 10   NO: 3   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS

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