H_BUS_2021A 04/21/2021 10:33:48 AM Committee Summary PUBLICSTAFF SUMMARY OF MEETINGHOUSE COMMITTEE ON BUSINESS AFFAIRS & LABOR Date 04/21/2021 Attendance Amabile X Bird X Carver X Duran X Lynch X Mullica X Neville X Ricks X Sandridge X Snyder X Van Winkle X Sullivan X Roberts X Time 10:33:48 AM to 11:40:52 AM Place HCR 0112 This Meeting was called to order by Roberts This Report was prepared by Luisa Altmann Hearing Items Action Taken hHB21-1264 Amended, referred to House Appropriations HB21-1264 - Amended, referred to House Appropriations Attachment Tag File Name Attachment A http://www2.leg.state.co.us/CLICS/CLICS2021A/commsumm.nsf/0/EFF2943C8E7D...$File/21HouseBus0421AttachA.pdf?OpenElement 21HouseBus0421AttachA.pdf Attachment B http://www2.leg.state.co.us/CLICS/CLICS2021A/commsumm.nsf/0/E2FDED4400E1...$File/21HouseBus0421AttachB.pdf?OpenElement 21HouseBus0421AttachB.pdf Attachment C http://www2.leg.state.co.us/CLICS/CLICS2021A/commsumm.nsf/0/9F2CEF3931EE...$File/21HouseBus0421AttachC.pdf?OpenElement 21HouseBus0421AttachC.pdf 10:34:30 AM Representatives Sullivan and Young introduced House Bill 21-1264, Funds Workforce Development Increase Worker Skills. The bill sponsors provided the committee with Amendment L.001 (Attachment A). 10:41:52 AM Joe Barela, Executive Director of the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment, testified in support of the bill. 10:45:28 AM Lee Wheeler-Berliner, representing the Colorado Workforce Development Council, testified in support of the bill. 10:47:08 AM Tim Fry, representing the Colorado Workforce Development Council, testified in support of the bill. 10:49:50 AM Mr. Wheeler-Berliner and Director Barela responded to questions from the committee. 11:19:03 AM Traci Marques, representing the Pikes Peak Workforce Center, testified in support of the bill. 11:22:40 AM Megan Wager, representing the Denver Chamber, testified in support of the bill. 11:23:29 AM Ms. Marques responded to questions from the committee. 11:23:30 AM Additional written testimony that was submitted to the committee for consideration is provided as Attachment B. 11:28:30 AM Motion Adopt amendment L.001 Moved Sullivan Seconded Snyder Amabile Bird Carver Duran Lynch Mullica Neville Ricks Sandridge Snyder Van Winkle Sullivan Roberts YES: 0 NO: 0 EXC: 0 ABS: 0 FINAL ACTION: Pass Without Objection 11:28:32 AM The committee and bill sponsors discussed Amendment L.002 (Attachment C) and other potential amendments. 11:31:22 AM Motion Adopt amendment L.002 Moved Carver Seconded Duran Amabile Bird Carver Duran Lynch Mullica Neville Ricks Sandridge Snyder Van Winkle Sullivan Roberts YES: 0 NO: 0 EXC: 0 ABS: 0 FINAL ACTION: Pass Without Objection 11:31:25 AM The bill sponsors and committee members made closing remarks on the bill. 11:40:41 AM Motion Refer House Bill 21-1264, as amended, to the Committee on Appropriations. Moved Sullivan Seconded Duran Amabile Yes Bird Yes Carver Yes Duran Yes Lynch Yes Mullica Yes Neville No Ricks Yes Sandridge No Snyder Yes Van Winkle No Sullivan Yes Roberts Yes Final YES: 10 NO: 3 EXC: 0 ABS: 0 FINAL ACTION: PASS 11:40:52 AM The committee adjourned.