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CBC41D74417AE72B8725882B0076D1FA Hearing Summary


Date Apr 21, 2022      
Location SCR 352

SB22-204 - Referred to Senate Appropriations

03:46:39 PM  

Senator Gonzales, bill sponsor, presented Senate Bill 22-204, concerning repealing the requirement that the federal government confirm certain persons' statuses before issuance of an identification document, and, in connection therewith, making an appropriation. 

03:48:25 PM  

Ms. Joy Athanasiou, representing self, testified in support of the bill.  She explained that the bill eliminates a redundant verification step that will save the Department of Motor Vehicles money. 

Committee members asked questions about the fiscal note and the time involved to verify identification documents. 



04:00:13 PM  

Ms. Rosalie Johnson, representing DOR/DMV/DL, was available to answer committee questions. She

She answered committee questions about the extent of cost savings if the bill passes. 

Senator Gonzales made closing remarks. 

04:03:35 PM
Motion Refer Senate Bill 22-204 to the Committee on Appropriations.
Moved Gonzales
Woodward No
Gardner No
Rodriguez Yes
Gonzales Yes
Lee Yes
Final YES: 3   NO: 2   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS

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