The committee returned to order. Representative Benavidez, prime sponsor, presented House Bill 18-1040, concerning incentives to provide inmates with needed services. Representative Benavidez explained the effect of the bill and discussed its need. Committee members received amendments L.001 (Attachment C) and L.002 (Attachment D). Representative Benavidez responded to questions regarding the effect of the amendment, and what constitutes a "difficult to serve area" under the bill.