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F098658555E7A3288725898F0079815B Hearing Summary


Date Apr 12, 2023      
Location LSB A

SB23-183 - Referred to the Committee of the Whole

04:07:11 PM  
The committee took a brief recess.
04:08:19 PM  
The committee came back to order.
04:10:47 PM  
Representative Titone, prime sponsor, explained Senate Bill 23-183 concerning the elimination of the requirement that a local government obtain voter approval to provide communication services.
04:12:59 PM  
The bill sponsor responded to questions from committee members.
04:13:14 PM  
Jeff Weist, representing
Colorado Cable Telecommunications Association, testified in a neutral position
on the bill.  Eric Bergman, representing Colorado Counties Inc., testified
in support of the bill.  Jaclyn Terwey, representing Colorado Municipal
League, testified in support of the bill.  Colleen McCorskey, representing
Colorado Communications & Utility Alliance, testified in support of
the bill.  Colorado Broadband Office Executive Director Brandy Reitter,
representing Office of Information Technology and Colorado Broadband Office,
testified in support of the bill.

04:24:19 PM  
The witness panel responded to questions from committee members.
04:24:33 PM  
The bill sponsor made closing remarks.
04:32:23 PM  
Committee members made closing remarks.

04:33:47 PM
Motion Refer Senate Bill 23-183 to the Committee of the Whole.
Moved Lindstedt
Seconded Valdez
Boesenecker Yes
Catlin Yes
Dickson Excused
Lindsay Yes
Mabrey Excused
Mauro Yes
Parenti Yes
Taggart Yes
Valdez Yes
Wilson Yes
Winter T. Yes
Lindstedt Yes
Froelich Yes
Final YES: 11   NO: 0   EXC: 2   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS

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