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This week at the Colorado Capitol: outdoor fees, presidential tax returns, urban camping and Uber

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Here are the legislative committee hearings of note for the week ahead in the Colorado Capitol. Committee schedules are subject to change. The daily schedule is available on the legislature’s website.


House Agriculture, Livestock and Natural Resources, 1:30 p.m., Room 271

House Bill 1321 to raise a whole lot of licenses, stickers and fines for the Division of Parks and Wildlife.

House Education, 1:30 p.m., Room 112

House Bill 1306 to create grant program to help public schools test drinking water for lead.

House Bill 1276 to block the use of physical restraints on students.

House Finance, 1:30 p.m., Legislative Services Building, Room A

House Bill 1328 to require candidates for president and vice president to disclose their tax returns.

Senate State, Veterans and Military Affairs Committee, 1:30 p.m., Room 357

House Bill 1210 to prevent suspending or expelling children younger than third grade.

House Bill 1211 to create a pilot program to provide money to school districts that find workable solutions to school discipline.


House Judiciary, upon adjournment, Room 112

House Bill 1277 to suspend a driver’s license for leaving the scene of an accident.

Judiciary continues at 1:30 p.m., Room 112

House Bill 1064 to create a new misdemeanor charge of misuse of an electronic image by a juvenile.

House Bill 1302 to engage some children involved in sexting with a restorative justice program.

House Public Health Care and Human Services, 1:30 p.m., Room 107

House Bill 1320 to lower the age of consent from 15 years old to 10 years to seek outpatient psychotherapy help without the consent of a parent or guardian.


House Finance, upon adjournment, Legislative Services Building, Room A

House Bill 1307 to a family and medical leave insurance program for wage replacement

House Local Government, 1:30 p.m., Room 271

House Bill`1314 to outlaw local urban camping bans for homeless people.

House State, Veterans, and Military Affairs, 1:30 p.m., Legislative Services Building Room A

Senate Bill 156 to require mediation before a construction defects lawsuit.

House Transportation Committee, 1:30 p.m., Room 112

Senate Bill 43 to exempt Uber, Lyft and other such drivers from required medical exams.

Senate Health and Human Services, 1:30 p.m., Room 354

House Bill 1207 to prevent most children younger than 13 from being held in detention facility.

Senate State, Veterans and Military Affairs, 1:30 p.m., Room 357

Senate Concurrent Resolution 001 to lower the age for eligibility to serve in the legislature from 25 years old to 21


House Business Affairs and Labor, 1:30 p.m., Legislative Services Building, Room A.

House Bill 1335 to allow restaurants and hotel bars with an existing liquor license to sell one sealed bottle of wine to go.

House State, Veterans and Military Affairs, upon adjournment, Legislative Services Building, Room A

House Resolution 1007 to change the rules to restrict the use of people’s names in bills, without first getting the person or family’s permission.

House Concurrent Resolution 1001 to ask voters to decide on cutting the 120-day legislative session to 90 days even-numbered years and 60 in odd, as well as limit the number of bills and resolutions lawmakers can introduce each session.

Senate Agriculture, Natural Resources and Energy, 1:30 p.m., Room 357

Senate Bill 282 to allow releases to a downstream diversion or a decree to use a release from a reservoir for wildlife and other environmental purposes.

Senate Education Committee, 1:30 p.m., Room 352

House Bill 1004 to create a college credit system based on military experience and training.



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