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B0C3640615E9AA0B8725850400747467 Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For SB20-018

SENATE COMMITTEE ON LOCAL GOVERNMENT
Date Feb 4, 2020      
Location SCR 354



SB20-018 - Amended, referred to Senate Finance


02:12:03 PM  

Senators Fenberg and Coram, prime sponsors, presented Senate Bill 20-018, concerning programs to reduce wildfire risk through outreach to people experiencing homelessness. Senator Fenberg explained the effect of the bill and discussed its need. Senator Coram provided additional input on the bill.

02:17:56 PM  

Mr. Chris Piper, representing Denver Water, testified in support of SB 20-018. He discussed the impact of forest fires on water supplies. Reverend Hansen Wendlandt, representing NICHE, testified in support of the bill.

02:24:23 PM  
Senator Coram moved amendment L.001 (Attachment A). Discussion ensued regarding the effect of the amendment.


02:28:13 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.001
Moved Coram
Seconded
Bridges
Coram
Crowder
Williams A.
Ginal
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection
02:28:16 PM  
The committee recessed.
02:30:22 PM  
The committee returned to order.


02:31:30 PM
Motion Refer Senate Bill 20-018, as amended, to the Committee on Finance.
Moved Coram
Seconded
Bridges Yes
Coram Yes
Crowder Yes
Williams A. Yes
Ginal Yes
Final YES: 5   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS






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