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7C8BCDF0932646B0872586CC0075A525 Hearing Summary


Date May 5, 2021      
Location Old Supreme Court

SB21-229 - Referred to Senate Appropriations

03:25:05 PM  
Sens. Danielson and Story introduced Senate Bill 21-229. The bill creates the Rural Jump-Start Zone Grant Program to issue grants to new businesses that establish inside a rural jump-start zone and tier one transition communities, and to institutions of higher education or economic development organizations. The sponsors answered committee questions.
03:29:50 PM  
Mr. Richard Orf, representing the Associated Governments of Northwest Colorado, testified in support of the bill.
03:31:32 PM  
Ms. Sandy Head, representing Montrose Economic Development Corporation (Montrose EDC) & Colorado Counties, Incorporated (CCI), testified in support of the bill. Mrs. Andrea Blankenship, representing the Governor's Office of Economic Development, testified in support of the bill.

03:42:20 PM
Motion Refer Senate Bill 21-229 to the Committee on Appropriations.
Moved Bridges
Hisey Yes
Lee Yes
Lundeen No
Scott Yes
Zenzinger Yes
Bridges Yes
Pettersen Yes
Final YES: 6   NO: 1   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS

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