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6E7AB758375A216C87258527006B8E5C Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For HB20-1313

HOUSE COMMITTEE ON STATE, VETERANS, & MILITARY AFFAIRS
Date Mar 10, 2020      
Location LSB A



HB20-1313 - Amended, referred to the Committee of the Whole


01:34:49 PM  

Representative Sullivan, bill sponsor, presented House Bill 20-1313.  The bill specifies various requirements for county clerks concerning replacement ballots and voter registration changes towards the end of the voting period. 

01:36:36 PM  

Martha Tierney, America Votes, testified in support of the bill.

01:38:09 PM  

Reese Edwards, Department of State, testified in support of the bill.

01:38:28 PM  

Caleb Thornton, Department of State, made himself available to the committee for questions.

01:42:33 PM  

Mr. Thornton and Representative Sullivan answered questions from the committee.

01:45:41 PM  

Chuck Broerman, Colorado County Clerks Association, testified on the bill.

01:49:55 PM  

George Stern, Colorado County Clerks Association, testified on the bill.

01:51:40 PM  

Merlin Klotz, Douglas County Clerk and Recorder, testified in opposition to the bill.

01:56:21 PM  

Clerk Broerman, Representative Sullivan, Clerk Klotz, and Clerk Stern responded to questions from the committee.

02:12:52 PM  

Patrick Potyondy, Colorado Common Cause, testified in support of the bill.

02:14:22 PM  

Representative Sullivan explained amendment L.001 (Attachment A).



02:17:41 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.001 (Attachment A).
Moved Duran
Seconded Sirota
Duran
Humphrey
Lontine
Rich
Sirota
Williams D.
Woodrow
Jaquez Lewis
Kennedy
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection
02:17:42 PM  

Representative Sullivan made concluding remarks about the bill.



02:21:18 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 20-1313, as amended, to the Committee of the Whole.
Moved Lontine
Seconded Duran
Duran Yes
Humphrey No
Lontine Yes
Rich No
Sirota Yes
Williams D. Excused
Woodrow Yes
Jaquez Lewis Yes
Kennedy Yes
Final YES: 6   NO: 2   EXC: 1   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS






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