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7A4CACF3E1728E2587258AC9007202FA Hearing Summary


Date Feb 20, 2024      
Location HCR 0107

HB24-1109 - Postponed Indefinitely

01:45:22 PM  
The committee was
called to order.  A quorum was present.  Representative Weissman
provided some opening remarks concerning the day's agenda.  Representative
Soper presented House Bill 24-1109 in the absence of Representative Bockenfeld.
 The bill requires parolees who have been arrested for a violent crime
to be returned to the Department of Corrections in lieu of jail. Representative
Soper explained the effect of the bill and discussed its need.  Discussion
ensued regarding the fiscal impact of the bill.  Aaron Carpenter,
Legislative Council Staff, provided input on this issue.
01:52:32 PM  
Mr. Sam Zordel, representing
the Prowers County Sheriffs Office and County Sheriffs of Colorado, testified
in support of the bill. Mr. Michael Yowell, representing the Lincoln County
Sheriff's Office, testified in support of the bill.

02:03:47 PM  
Ms. Adrienne Sanchez,
representing Colorado Department of Corrections, was available to answer
committee questions.  Committee discussion ensued.
02:09:58 PM  
No amendments were
offered to HB 24-1109.  Representative Soper provided closing remarks
in support of the bill on behalf of Representative Bockenfeld.  

02:13:06 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 24-1109 to the Committee on Appropriations.
Moved Soper
Seconded Armagost
Amabile No
Armagost Yes
Evans Yes
Garcia No
Herod No
Lindstedt No
Mabrey No
Rutinel No
Soper Yes
Bacon No
Weissman No
YES: 3   NO: 8   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  FAIL

02:13:25 PM
Motion Postpone House Bill 24-1109 indefinitely using a reversal of the previous roll call. There was no objection to the use of the reverse roll call, therefore, the bill was postponed indefinitely.
Moved Bacon
Seconded Garcia
Amabile Yes
Armagost No
Evans No
Garcia Yes
Herod Yes
Lindstedt Yes
Mabrey Yes
Rutinel Yes
Soper No
Bacon Yes
Weissman Yes
Final YES: 8   NO: 3   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS

The effective date for bills enacted without a safety clause is August 7, 2024, if the General Assembly adjourns sine die on May 8, 2024, unless otherwise specified. Details