The following persons
testified regarding HB 21-1101:
Melanie Jordan, representing the Office of Respondent Parents' Counsel,
testified in support of the bill.
Laurie Cohen-Ringler, representing herself, testified in support of the
Stephanie Villafuerte, representing The Office of the Child Protection
Ombudsman, testified in support of the bill.
Ashley Chase, representing the Office of the Child's Representative, testified
on the bill from an "amend" perspective, favoring forthcoming
strike-below amendment L.001.
Katherine Correll, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.
Korey Elger, representing the Department of Human Services, responded to
questions regarding varying standards of supervised visitation among counties.
Ms. Jordan and Ms. Chase provided input on this issue. Discussion
ensued regarding the intersection between certain jurisprudence and a post-adoption
contact agreement under the bill.