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H_SA_2020A 02/13/2020 01:46:17 PM Committee Summary

PUBLIC
STAFF SUMMARY OF MEETING
HOUSE COMMITTEE ON STATE, VETERANS, & MILITARY AFFAIRS
Date 02/13/2020
Attendance
Duran X
Humphrey X
Lontine X
Rich X
Sirota X
Williams D. X
Woodrow X
Jaquez Lewis X
Kennedy X
Time 01:46:17 PM to 02:51:16 AM
Place Old Supreme Court Chamber
This Meeting was called to order by Representative Kennedy
This Report was prepared by Amanda King
Hearing Items Action Taken
HB20-1144 Postponed Indefinitely
HB20-1063 Postponed Indefinitely
HB20-1111 Postponed Indefinitely
HB20-1114 Postponed Indefinitely
HB20-1273 Postponed Indefinitely
HB20-1272 Postponed Indefinitely
HB20-1033 Postponed Indefinitely

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

HB20-1144 - Postponed Indefinitely

01:46:29 PM  

Representative Pelton, bill sponsor, presented House Bill 20-1144. The bill creates a Parent's Bill of Rights that prohibits the state or any other government entity from infringing upon the fundamental rights of a parent to direct the upbringing, education, and health care of his or her child without first demonstrating that there is a compelling government interest and no less restrictive manner of doing so. Representative Pelton answered questions from the committee.

01:53:00 PM  

Kenly Goonan, representing herself, testified in support of the bill. She provided a handout (Attachment A).

Carolyn Martin, Christian Home Educators of Colorado, testified in support of the bill.

Randi McIntyre, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

Amanda Vlasak, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

02:02:16 PM  

Karla Gonzales Garcia, Colorado Organization for Latina Opportunity and Reproductive Rights, testified in opposition to the bill.

Elizabeth Hinkley, American Civil Liberties Union of Colorado, testified in opposition to the bill.

Brian Ruocco, Colorado LGBT Bar Association, testified in opposition to the bill.

Ashly Villa-Ortega, Colorado Organization for Latina Opportunity and Reproductive Rights, testified in opposition to the bill.

The panel responded to questions from the committee.

 

02:17:56 PM  

Katie Adams, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

Aliyah Ulrich, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

Beth Fisher, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

Denice Dirks, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

 

02:26:04 PM  

Karen Romano, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

Samantha Field, Coalition for Responsible Home Education, testified in opposition to the bill.  She also stated her opposition to House Bill 20-1063.

Anders O'Toole, representing himself, testified in opposition to the bill.

Lorena Garcia, Colorado Statewide Parent Coalition, testified in opposition to the bill.

The panel answered questions from the committee.

 

02:36:23 PM  

Sarah Carrasco, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

Carmen Bontrager, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

Holly Calvert, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

Audrey Herman, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

02:45:00 PM  

Candace Woods, Inside Out Youth Services, testified in opposition to the bill.

Reverend Selena Wright, representing herself, testified in opposition to the bill.

Reverend Nicole Garcia, Interfaith Alliance of Colorado, testified in opposition to the bill.

02:53:49 PM  

Elena Laura, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

Kimberly M., representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

Andrea Galek, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

DeNae vanWestrienen, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

The panel responded to questions from the committee.

03:13:37 PM  

Stephanie James, Colorado Parents for Vaccinated Communities, testified in opposition to the bill.

Emily Adams, representing herself, testified in opposition to the bill.

Laura Cutlip, representing herself, testified in opposition to the bill. She stated her opposition to the other bills on the committee's agenda for the meeting.

Lydia Waligorski, Violence Free Colorado, testified in opposition to the bill.

The panel answered questions from the committee.

03:25:25 PM  

Laurel Flahive, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

Aaron Salt, representing himself, testified in support of the bill.

Mike Vidales, representing himself, testified in support of the bill.

Shira Mae Berard, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

The panel answered questions from the committee.

03:35:53 PM  

Evie Hudak, Colorado PTA, testified in opposition to the bill.

Sheri Procter, representing herself, testified in opposition to the bill.

Drew Iannuccillo, Colorado Education Association and Trans Educators Network, testified in opposition to the bill, and submitted a written statement for the record (Attachment B).

Reverend Tamara Boynton, Interfaith Alliance of Colorado, testified in opposition to the bill.

The panel answered questions from the committee.

03:49:11 PM  

Meredith Martinez, representing hersef, testified in support of the bill.

Renee Howart, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

Sheryl Fernandez, Centennial Institute, testified in support of the bill.

Thea Jackson, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

The panel answered questions from the committee.

04:10:25 PM  

Karen Langsley, representing herself, testified in opposition to the bill.

Zoe West, representing herself, testified in opposition to the bill. She stated her opposition to the other bills on the committee's agenda for the meeting.

Anastasia Slaton, representing herself, testified on the bill. She also discussed the other bills on the committee's agenda for the meeting.

04:21:55 PM  

Samantha Koch, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

Jessica Kish, representing herself, testified in support of the bill. She stated her support for House Bill 20-1063, which was also on the committee's agenda for the meeting.

Taylor Osorio, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

Nicole Rogers, representing herself, testified in support of the bill. She stated her support for House Bill 20-1063, which was also on the committee's agenda for the meeting.

04:33:38 PM  

Elysia Hassebroek Titone, representing herself, testified in opposition to the bill.

04:35:45 PM  

Jami Qussar, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

Rebekah Quinlan, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

Rachel Ponser, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

Jessica Eberhart, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

04:50:04 PM  

Claudette St. Pierre, Freedom From Religion Foundation, testified in opposition to the bill. She discussed the other bills on the committee's agenda for the meeting.

04:54:33 PM  

Representative Pelton made concluding remarks about the bill. Committee members made comments regarding the bill.

05:08:28 PM  

Representative Duran submitted a statement from Envision: You into the record (Attachment C). Committee members further discussed the bill.

Written statements from the following members of the public were submitted for the public record (Attachment D):

  • Megan Caruso;
  • Desirae Richards;
  • Mariah Schreiner; and
  • Stacy Trefethen.


05:12:12 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 20-1144 to the Committee of the Whole.
Moved Williams D.
Seconded Humphrey
Duran No
Humphrey Yes
Lontine No
Rich Yes
Sirota No
Williams D. Yes
Woodrow No
Jaquez Lewis No
Kennedy No
YES: 3   NO: 6   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  FAIL


05:12:31 PM
Motion Postpone House Bill 20-1144 indefinitely using a reversal of the previous roll call. There was no objection to the use of the reverse roll call, therefore, the bill was postponed indefinitely.
Moved Jaquez Lewis
Seconded Duran
Duran Yes
Humphrey No
Lontine Yes
Rich No
Sirota Yes
Williams D. No
Woodrow Yes
Jaquez Lewis Yes
Kennedy Yes
Final YES: 6   NO: 3   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS



HB20-1063 - Postponed Indefinitely

05:12:43 PM  

The committee recessed.

05:29:55 PM  

The committee came back to order.

05:30:12 PM  

Representative Geitner, bill sponsor, presented House Bill 20-1063. The bill establishes fundamental parental rights in Colorado, on which the state cannot place burdens, unless certain conditions are met.  Representative Geitner provided a handout to the committee (Attachment E).  He also submitted statements in support of the bill into the record (Attachment F).

05:34:00 PM  

Representative Geitner responded to questions from the committee.

05:37:40 PM  

Crystal Bryant, representing herself testified in support of the bill.

Jarvis Bryant, representing himself, testified in support of the bill.

Mr. and Mrs. Bryant responded to questions from the committee.

05:50:22 PM  

Karla Gonzales Garcia, Colorado Organization for Latina Opportunity and Reproductive Rights, testified in opposition to the bill. 

Elizabeth Hinkley, American Civil Liberties Union of Colorado, testified in opposition to the bill.  

Sheena Kadi, One Colorado, testified in opposition to the bill.  

Karen Langsley, representing herself, testified in opposition to the bill.  

The panel responded to questions from the committee.

06:11:59 PM  

Colene Prine, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

Carmen Bontrager, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

Margaret Sachsenmaier, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

Beth Fisher, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

06:24:25 PM  

Candace Woods, Inside Out Youth Services, testified in opposition to the bill.

Reverend Sam Lopez, Interfaith Alliance of Colorado, read a statement from Lou Ortiz Grabe in opposition to the bill.

Lorena Garcia, Colorado Statewide Parent Coalition, testified in opposition to the bill.

Stephanie James, Colorado Parents for Vaccinated Communities, testified in opposition to the bill.

06:36:12 PM  

Carolyn Martin, Christian Home Educators of Colorado, read a statement from Michael Ramey of ParentalRights.org in support of the bill.

Amanda Vlasak, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

Denice Dirks, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

Katie Adams, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

The panel responded to questions from the committee.

06:48:57 PM  

Reverend Asher O'Callaghan, representing himself, testified in opposition to the bill.

Mary Parker, representing herself, testified on the bill in a neutral capacity.

The panel responded to questions from the committee.

06:56:48 PM  

Elena Laura, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

Rebekah Quinlan, representing herself, testified in support of the bill. She provided two handouts to the committee (Attachments G and H).

Trisha Winslow, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

Adrienne Roecker, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

Committee members commented on the panelist testimony.

07:13:12 PM  

Aaron Salt, representing himself, testified in support of the bill.

Cortney Salt, representing himself, testified in support of the bill.

Audrey Herman, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

Karen Romano, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

The panel responded to questions from the committee.

07:27:37 PM  

Deborah Flora, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

Andrea Galek, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

Kimberly M., representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

Giuliana Day, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

07:43:37 PM  

Nicole Hunt, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.  She provided a written statement for the record (Attachment I).

Mike Vidales, representing himself, testified in support of the bill.

Laurel Flahive, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

Cinthia Willamson, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

08:00:10 PM  

Dave Sanders, resenting himself,testified in support of the bill.

Els Vleugels Soxman, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

The panel responded to questions from the committee.

08:07:56 PM  

Representative Geitner made concluding remarks about the bill. Committee members made comments regarding the bill.

08:25:32 PM  

Representative Geitner responded to comments from the committee. Committee members made additional comments regarding the bill.

Written statements from the following members of the public were submitted for the public record (Attachment J):

  • Alison Herrington;
  • Jeff Hunt; and
  • Stacy Trefethen.


08:29:51 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 20-1063 to the Committee of the Whole.
Moved Williams D.
Seconded Humphrey
Duran No
Humphrey Yes
Lontine No
Rich Yes
Sirota No
Williams D. Yes
Woodrow No
Jaquez Lewis No
Kennedy No
YES: 3   NO: 6   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  FAIL


08:30:07 PM
Motion Postpone House Bill 20-1063 indefinitely using a reversal of the previous roll call. There was no objection to the use of the reverse roll call, therefore, the bill was postponed indefinitely.
Moved Jaquez Lewis
Seconded Duran
Duran Yes
Humphrey No
Lontine Yes
Rich No
Sirota Yes
Williams D. No
Woodrow Yes
Jaquez Lewis Yes
Kennedy Yes
Final YES: 6   NO: 3   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS



HB20-1111 - Postponed Indefinitely


08:30:47 PM  

Representative Geitner, bill sponsor, presented House Bill 20-1111. The bill permits an eligible parent or group of parents to request that a locally elected school board of education implement specified reforms. An eligible parent is the legal guardian of a student in a low performing school, or of a child that is enrolled in a school that matriculates to a low performing school. A low performing school is one that has been required to adopt a priority improvement plan or a priority turnaround plan in the state's school accountability system for two consecutive years.

08:38:03 PM  

The committee discussed the bill.



08:39:09 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 20-1111 to the Committee on Education.
Moved Rich
Seconded Williams D.
Duran No
Humphrey Yes
Lontine No
Rich Yes
Sirota No
Williams D. Yes
Woodrow No
Jaquez Lewis No
Kennedy No
YES: 3   NO: 6   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  FAIL
08:39:10 PM  

Representative Geitner answered questions from the committee.

08:41:46 PM  

Deborah Flora, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

Aaron Salt, representing himself, testified in support of the bill.

08:47:34 PM  

Matt Cook, Colorado Association of School Boards, testified in opposition to the bill.

Cathy Lees read testimony on behalf of Kallie Leyba, American Federation of Teachers Colorado, in opposition to the bill.

08:53:22 PM  

Laurel Flahive, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

Luke Ragland, Ready Colorado, testified in support of the bill.

The panel answered questions from the committee.

09:04:53 PM  

Representative Geitner made concluding remarks about the bill. Committee members made comments regarding the bill.

09:16:40 PM  

Representative Geitner made additional comments regarding the bill.



09:17:57 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 20-1111 to the Committee of the Whole.
Moved Humphrey
Seconded Rich
Duran No
Humphrey Yes
Lontine No
Rich Yes
Sirota No
Williams D. Yes
Woodrow No
Jaquez Lewis No
Kennedy No
YES: 3   NO: 6   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  FAIL


09:18:11 PM
Motion Postpone House Bill 20-1111 indefinitely using a reversal of the previous roll call. There was no objection to the use of the reverse roll call, therefore, the bill was postponed indefinitely.
Moved Jaquez Lewis
Seconded Duran
Duran Yes
Humphrey No
Lontine Yes
Rich No
Sirota Yes
Williams D. No
Woodrow Yes
Jaquez Lewis Yes
Kennedy Yes
Final YES: 6   NO: 3   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS



HB20-1114 - Postponed Indefinitely

09:18:33 PM  

The committee recessed.

09:25:53 PM  

The committee came back to order.

09:26:06 PM  

Representative Sandridge, bill sponsor, presented House Bill 20-1114. The bill creates a class 3 felony offense for healthcare professionals performing a sex reassignment treatment for any person under 18 years of age. Any healthcare professional who performs such a treatment is also subject to professional discipline. Representative Sandridge answered questions from the committee.

09:40:44 PM  

Aaron Salt, representing himself, testified in support of the bill. He responded to questions from the committee.

09:43:28 PM  

Reverend Asher O'Callaghan, representing himself, testified in opposition to the bill.

Candace Woods, Inside Out Youth Services, testified in opposition to the bill.

Reverend Bonnie Sarah Spencer, Interfaith Alliance of Colorado and Episcopal Diocese of Colorado, testified in opposition to the bill.

Reverend Nicole Garcia, Interfaith Alliance of Colorado, testified in opposition to the bill.

09:56:03 PM  

Representative Kennedy submitted letters concerning House Bill 20-1114 for the public record (Attachment K).

09:57:49 PM  

Jordan Blisk, Colorado LGBT Bar Association, testified in opposition to the bill.

Rachel Gellert, Boulder County Public Health, testified in opposition to the bill.

Dr. Jerrica Kirkley, representing herself, testified in opposition to the bill.

Julian Camera, American Civil Liberties Union of Colorado, testified in opposition to the bill.

10:10:03 PM  

Jenna Clinchard, representing herself, testified in opposition to the bill.

Kellie Hatanaka, representing herself, testified in opposition to the bill.

Elysia Hassebroek-Titone, representing herself, testified in opposition to the bill.

The panel responded to questions from the committee.

10:28:24 PM  

Erik Ben Klyzek, representing himself, testified in opposition to the bill.

Jennifer Pennette, representing herself, testified in opposition to the bill.

Theo Spain, representing himself, testified in opposition to the bill.

Cathy Lees, Parasol Patrol, testified in opposition to the bill.

10:46:44 PM  

Vicki Trujillo, representing herself, testified in opposition to the bill. She provided a handout to the committee (Attachment L) and read statements from Jaida Trujillo and Aliya Rendon.

Autumn Brooks, representing herself, testified in opposition to the bill.

Kathy Boyer, representing herself, testified in opposition to the bill.  She read a statement from Moira Lees.

Nicki Weist, representing themself, testified in opposition to the bill.

11:06:53 PM  

Steve Wagner, representing himself, testified in opposition to the bill.

Chris Aguliar Garcia, Queer Asterisk Therapeutic Services, read a statement in opposition to the bill from Michelle Saltis, Colorado Counseling Association.

Jacqueline Schwaderer, representing herself, testified in opposition to the bill.

River Wood, representing herself, testified in opposition to the bill.

11:26:22 PM  

Tyrone Newsom, representing himself, testified in opposition to the bill.

Mariana Galvez, representing themself, testified in opposition to the bill.

Weston Morris, Episcopal Church in Colorado, testified in opposition to the bill.

Anthony Suggs, Episcopal Church in Colorado, testified in opposition to the bill.

11:41:04 PM  

Laurel Flahive, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

Dr. Matt Guerrieri, representing himself, testified in opposition to the bill.

11:53:05 PM  

Representative Sandridge made concluding remarks on the bill. Committee members made comments regarding the bill. Representative Lontine read a letter from Henry Seaton into the record (Attachment M). Representative Rich read letter from Sharon Anable into the record (Attachment N).  Committee discussion on the bill ensued.

Written statements from the following members of the public were submitted for the public record (Attachment O):

  • Elizabeth Clair;
  • Thandi Glick;
  • David Pellegrino;
  • Jami Q.;
  • Rebecca Reynolds; and
  • Heather Thompson.


12:16:33 AM
Motion Refer House Bill 20-1114 to the Committee on Appropriations.
Moved Williams D.
Seconded Humphrey
Duran No
Humphrey Yes
Lontine No
Rich Yes
Sirota No
Williams D. Yes
Woodrow No
Jaquez Lewis No
Kennedy No
YES: 3   NO: 6   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  FAIL


12:16:52 AM
Motion Postpone House Bill 20-1114 indefinitely using a reversal of the previous roll call. There was no objection to the use of the reverse roll call, therefore, the bill was postponed indefinitely.
Moved Jaquez Lewis
Seconded Duran
Duran Yes
Humphrey No
Lontine Yes
Rich No
Sirota Yes
Williams D. No
Woodrow Yes
Jaquez Lewis Yes
Kennedy Yes
Final YES: 6   NO: 3   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS



HB20-1273 - Postponed Indefinitely


12:17:28 AM  

The committee recessed.

12:26:00 AM  

The committee came back to order.

12:27:23 AM  

Representative Sandridge, bill sponsor, presented House Bill 20-1273. The bill prohibits male students from participating on any athletic team for female students in sixth through twelfth grade. If the participating student's sex is disputed, the student may prove their biological sex by presenting a signed physician's statement indicating the student's sex based on the student's reproductive anatomy, levels of naturally occurring testosterone, and an analysis of the student's chromosomes. Representative Sandridge answered questions from the committee.

12:48:38 AM  

James Gotrry, The Dr. James Dobson Family Institute, testified in support of the bill.

Laurel Flahive, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

Michael Vidales, representing himself, testified in support of the bill.

Aaron Salt, representing himself, testified in support of the bill. He read a statement from Katie McClelland.

The panel answered questions from the committee.

01:04:35 AM  

Dana Bradley, Colorado LGBT Bar Association, testified in opposition to the bill.

Elizabeth Hinkley, American Civil Liberties Union of Colorado, testified in opposition to the bill.

Jenna Clinchard, representing herself, testified in opposition of the bill.

Karla Gonzales Garcia, Colorado Organization for Latina Opportunity and Reproductive Rights, testified in opposition to the bill.

01:19:54 AM  

Gianna Guido, Youth Advocating for Change, testified in opposition to the bill.

Reverend Asher O'Callaghan, representing himself, testified in opposition to the bill.

Reverend Jesse Bhakti, Interfaith Alliance of Colorado, testified in opposition to the bill.

Mary Parker, representing herself, testified in opposition to the bill.

01:35:52 AM  

Representative Sandridge made concluding remarks about the bill. The committee made comments on the bill.



01:38:59 AM
Motion Refer House Bill 20-1273 to the Committee of the Whole.
Moved Williams D.
Seconded Rich
Duran No
Humphrey Yes
Lontine No
Rich Yes
Sirota No
Williams D. Yes
Woodrow No
Jaquez Lewis No
Kennedy No
YES: 3   NO: 6   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  FAIL


01:39:14 AM
Motion Postpone House Bill 20-1273 indefinitely using a reversal of the previous roll call. There was no objection to the use of the reverse roll call, therefore, the bill was postponed indefinitely.
Moved Jaquez Lewis
Seconded Duran
Duran Yes
Humphrey No
Lontine Yes
Rich No
Sirota Yes
Williams D. No
Woodrow Yes
Jaquez Lewis Yes
Kennedy Yes
Final YES: 6   NO: 3   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS



HB20-1272 - Postponed Indefinitely


01:40:08 AM  

Representative Humphrey, bill sponsor, presented House Bill 20-1272. The bill specifies, notwithstanding any judicial decisions to the contrary, that a marriage license may only be issued to, and children may only be adopted by, couples consisting of one man and one woman.

02:01:49 AM  

Deborah Suniga, representing herself, testified in opposition to the bill.

Reverend Bonnie Sarah Spencer, Interfaith Alliance of Colorado, testified in opposition to the bill.

Elizabeth Hinkley, American Civil Liberties Union of Colorado, testified in opposition to the bill.

Rabbi Rachel Kobrin, Congregation Rodef Shalom, testified in opposition to the bill.

02:16:28 AM  

Mary Parker, representing herself, testified in opposition of the bill.

Hayley Banyai Becker, representing herself, testified in opposition to the bill.

Jack Teter, representing himself, testified in oppostion to the bill.

02:25:29 AM  

Representative Humphrey made concluding remarks about the bill.  Committee members commented on the bill.



02:29:37 AM
Motion Refer House Bill 20-1272 to the Committee of the Whole.
Moved Humphrey
Seconded Williams D.
Duran No
Humphrey Yes
Lontine No
Rich Yes
Sirota No
Williams D. Yes
Woodrow No
Jaquez Lewis No
Kennedy No
YES: 3   NO: 6   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  FAIL


02:29:55 AM
Motion Postpone House Bill 20-1272 indefinitely using a reversal of the previous roll call. There was no objection to the use of the reverse roll call, therefore, the bill was postponed indefinitely.
Moved Jaquez Lewis
Seconded Duran
Duran Yes
Humphrey No
Lontine Yes
Rich No
Sirota Yes
Williams D. No
Woodrow Yes
Jaquez Lewis Yes
Kennedy Yes
Final YES: 6   NO: 3   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS



HB20-1033 - Postponed Indefinitely


02:30:31 AM  

Representative Humphrey, bill sponsor, presented House Bill 20-1033. The bill prohibits the State of Colorado, its political subdivisions, any person acting under state law, and any private person suing under or attempting to enforce a state law from taking any action against a religious organization or individual for acting on religious beliefs or moral convictions regarding sexual orientation or gender identity.

02:33:09 AM  

Reverend Bonnie Sarah Spencer, Interfaith Alliance of Colorado and the Episcopal Church in Colorado, testified in opposition to the bill.

Reverend Jesse Bhakti, representing herself, testified in opposition to the bill.

Rabbi Rachel Kobrin, Congregation Rodef Shalom, testified in opposition to the bill.

Elizabeth Hinkley, American Civil Liberties Union of Colorado, testified in opposition to the bill.

02:42:32 AM  

Mary Parker, representing herself, testified in opposition to the bill.

02:45:48 AM  

Representative Humphrey made concluding remarks on the bill. Committee members made comments regarding the bill.

A written statement from Nicole Hunt was submitted for the public record (Attachment P).



02:50:36 AM
Motion Refer House Bill 20-1033 to the Committee of the Whole.
Moved Humphrey
Seconded Rich
Duran No
Humphrey Yes
Lontine No
Rich Yes
Sirota No
Williams D. Yes
Woodrow No
Jaquez Lewis No
Kennedy No
YES: 3   NO: 6   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  FAIL


02:50:53 AM
Motion Postpone House Bill 20-1033 indefinitely using a reversal of the previous roll call. There was no objection to the use of the reverse roll call, therefore, the bill was postponed indefinitely.
Moved Jaquez Lewis
Seconded Duran
Duran Yes
Humphrey No
Lontine Yes
Rich No
Sirota Yes
Williams D. No
Woodrow Yes
Jaquez Lewis Yes
Kennedy Yes
Final YES: 6   NO: 3   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS


02:51:16 AM   The committee adjourned.






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