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H_BUS_2020A 02/11/2020 10:53:40 AM Committee Summary

PUBLIC
STAFF SUMMARY OF MEETING
HOUSE COMMITTEE ON BUSINESS AFFAIRS & LABOR
Date 02/11/2020
Attendance
Arndt *
Bird *
Duran X
McKean *
Sandridge *
Snyder X
Sullivan X
Van Winkle X
Williams D. X
Coleman X
Kraft-Tharp X
Time 10:53:40 AM to 11:38:56 AM
Place HCR 0107
This Meeting was called to order by Representative Kraft-Tharp
This Report was prepared by Luisa Altmann
Hearing Items Action Taken
HB20-1116 Referred to House Appropriations
HB20-1136 Amended, referred to the Committee of the Whole

X = Present, E = Excused, A = Absent, * = Present after roll call

HB20-1116 - Referred to House Appropriations


10:54:28 AM  

Representative Sullivan and Representative Esgar introduced House Bill 20-1116. The bill permits the Office of Economic Development and International Trade to renew its contract with a nonprofit entity for up to five years to operate the Procurement Technical Assistance (PTAC) Program.

10:57:25 AM  

The bill sponsors responded to questions from the committee.

10:57:34 AM  

Jeff Kraft, Office of Economic Development and International Trade, testified in support of the bill. He provided a handout to the committee (Attachment A).

11:00:58 AM  

Adil Khan, Accentz, Inc., testified in support of the bill.  A copy of his testimony is provided as Attachment B.

11:03:15 AM  

Dennis Casey, Colorado PTAC, testified in support of the bill.

11:06:08 AM  

Su Ryden, Colorado PTAC Board of Directors, testified in support of the bill.

11:08:30 AM  

Carla Barela, Cortez Construction, testified in support of the bill.

11:11:13 AM  

Karen Diack, NeuComm Solutions, LLC., testified in support of the bill.

11:13:26 AM  

Warren Elbeck, Raytheon, testified in support of the bill.  A copy of his testimony is provided as Attachment C.

11:16:37 AM  

Ms. Diack responded to questions from the committee.

11:17:45 AM  

The bill sponsors made closing remarks on the bill and responded to questions from the committee.



11:22:33 AM
Motion Refer House Bill 20-1116 to the Committee on Appropriations.
Moved Sullivan
Seconded Coleman
Arndt Yes
Bird Yes
Duran Yes
McKean Yes
Sandridge No
Snyder Yes
Sullivan Yes
Van Winkle Yes
Williams D. Yes
Coleman Yes
Kraft-Tharp Yes
Final YES: 10   NO: 1   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS



HB20-1136 - Amended, referred to the Committee of the Whole


11:22:58 AM  

Representative Snyder introduced House Bill 20-1136. The bill expands the types of investments a domestic insurer can make.

11:26:31 AM  

Representative Snyder responded to questions from the committee.

11:28:56 AM  

Michael Harper, Empower, LLC., testified in support of the bill.

11:32:02 AM  

Shane Schattinger, COPIC Insurance, testified in support of the bill.

11:33:30 AM  

Kelly Campbell, American Property Casualty Insurance Association, testified in support of the bill.

11:36:19 AM  

Representative Snyder described amendment L.002 (Attachment D).



11:36:56 AM
Motion Adopt amendment L.002
Moved Snyder
Seconded Coleman
Arndt
Bird
Duran
McKean
Sandridge
Snyder
Sullivan
Van Winkle
Williams D.
Coleman
Kraft-Tharp
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection
11:37:11 AM  

Representative Snyder provided closing remarks on the bill.



11:38:32 AM
Motion Refer House Bill 20-1136, as amended, to the Committee of the Whole.
Moved Snyder
Seconded Van Winkle
Arndt Yes
Bird Yes
Duran Yes
McKean Yes
Sandridge No
Snyder Yes
Sullivan Yes
Van Winkle Yes
Williams D. Yes
Coleman Yes
Kraft-Tharp Yes
Final YES: 10   NO: 1   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS


11:38:56 AM   The committee adjourned.






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