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H_FIN_2016A 04/28/2016 01:15:00 PM Committee Summary

Final

STAFF SUMMARY OF MEETING



HOUSE COMMITTEE ON FINANCE

Date: 04/28/2016
ATTENDANCE
Time: 01:15 PM to 01:51 PM
Becker K.
*
Conti
*
Place: LSB A
Garnett
X
Kagan
*
This Meeting was called to order by
Pabon
X
Representative Court
Roupe
X
Sias
*
This Report was prepared by
Van Winkle
X
Katie Ruedebusch
Wilson
X
Foote
X
Court
X
X = Present, E = Excused, A = Absent, * = Present after roll call
Bills Addressed: Action Taken:
SB16-073

HB16-1447

HB16-1457
Referred to the Committee of the Whole

Amended, Referred to Appropriations

Referred to the Committee of the Whole





The committee was called to order. A quorum was present.



01:17 PM -- SB16-073



Representative Lawrence, sponsor, returned to discuss Senate Bill 16-073. The bill was previously heard on March 10, 2016.


















































BILL: SB16-073
TIME: 01:18:12 PM
MOVED: Court
MOTION: Refer Senate Bill 16-073 to the Committee of the Whole. The motion passed on a vote of 8-0.
SECONDED: Pabon
VOTE
Becker K.
Excused
Conti
Yes
Garnett
Yes
Kagan
Excused
Pabon
Yes
Roupe
Yes
Sias
Excused
Van Winkle
Yes
Wilson
Yes
Foote
Yes
Court
Yes
Final YES: 8 NO: 0 EXC: 3 ABS: 0 FINAL ACTION: PASS





01:19 PM -- HB16-1447



Representative Esgar, sponsor, introduced House Bill 16-1447. The bill transfers $100,000 from the General Fund to the Colorado State Fair Authority Cash Fund for renovating and enhancing the horse show arena facilities at the Colorado State Fair. The transfer is made in FY 2016-17 and the provision repeals July 1, 2018. Representative Esgar distributed three handouts to the committee (Attachment A, B, C, respectfully).



16HouseFin0428AttachA.pdf16HouseFin0428AttachA.pdf 16HouseFin0428AttachB.pdf16HouseFin0428AttachB.pdf



16HouseFin0428AttachC.pdf16HouseFin0428AttachC.pdf





01:23 PM -- Mr. Jeff Goodwin, representing Colorado 4-H, testified in support of the bill. He answered several committee questions.



01:28 PM -- Ms. Emily Ibach, representing the Colorado Farm Bureau, testified in support of the bill. She answered several committee questions.

BILL: HB16-1447
TIME: 01:32:15 PM
MOVED: Court
MOTION: Adopt amendment L.001 (Attachment D). The motion passed without objection.

16HouseFin0428AttachD.pdf16HouseFin0428AttachD.pdf
SECONDED: Pabon
VOTE
Becker K.
Excused
Conti
Garnett
Kagan
Pabon
Roupe
Sias
Van Winkle
Wilson
Foote
Court
YES: 0 NO: 0 EXC: 1 ABS: 0 FINAL ACTION: Pass Without Objection
























































BILL: HB16-1447
TIME: 01:43:31 PM
MOVED: Court
MOTION: Refer House Bill 16-1447, as amended, to the Committee on Appropriations. The motion passed on a vote of 7-4.
SECONDED: Foote
VOTE
Becker K.
No
Conti
Yes
Garnett
Yes
Kagan
No
Pabon
Yes
Roupe
Yes
Sias
No
Van Winkle
No
Wilson
Yes
Foote
Yes
Court
Yes
Final YES: 7 NO: 4 EXC: 0 ABS: 0 FINAL ACTION: PASS





01:44 PM -- HB16-1457



Representatives Garnett and Wilson, co-prime sponsors, introduced House Bill 16-1457. The bill clarifies that the state sales and use tax exemption for residential uses of electricity, coal, wood, gas, fuel oil, and coke (energy sources) applies when energy sources are resold or sold to persons who are not occupants of the residence. The bill applies the exemption to all sales of energy sources for residential use, exempting from taxation energy sources that are purchased for a multifamily residential property and resold to individual resident households. Additionally, the bill clarifies that residential use is presumed when an energy source is sold at a residential utility rate. Representatives Garnett and Wilson answered several committee questions.






































BILL: HB16-1457
TIME: 01:50:18 PM
MOVED: Garnett
MOTION: Refer House Bill 16-1457 to the Committee of the Whole. The motion passed on a vote of 10-0.
SECONDED: Wilson
VOTE
Becker K.
Yes
Conti
Yes
Garnett
Yes
Kagan
Yes
Pabon
Excused
Roupe
Yes
Sias
Yes
Van Winkle
Yes
Wilson
Yes
Foote
Yes
Court
Yes
Final YES: 10 NO: 0 EXC: 1 ABS: 0 FINAL ACTION: PASS





01:51 PM



The committee adjourned.


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