Amendments for HB21-1007

House Journal, March 12
5 HB21-1007 be amended as follows, and as so amended, be referred to
6 the Committee on Appropriations with favorable
7 recommendation:
8
9 Amend printed bill, page 4, after line 6 insert:
10
11 "(11) QUALIFIED INTERMEDIARY" MEANS AN ENTITY THAT
12 DEMONSTRATES EXPERTISE IN CONNECTING EMPLOYERS OR
13 APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAM PARTICIPANTS TO REGISTERED APPRENTICESHIP
14 PROGRAMS OR IN CONVENING STAKEHOLDERS TO DEVELOP REGISTERED
15 APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAMS AND SERVES EMPLOYERS AND
16 APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAM PARTICIPANTS BY:
17 (a) CONNECTING EMPLOYERS TO PROGRAMS UNDER THE NATIONAL
18 APPRENTICESHIP SYSTEM;
19 (b) ASSISTING IN THE DESIGN AND IMPLEMENTATION OF
20 APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAMS, INCLUDING CURRICULUM DEVELOPMENT AND
21 DELIVERY FOR RELATED INSTRUCTION;
22 (c) SUPPORTING ENTITIES, SPONSORS, OR APPRENTICESHIP
23 PROGRAM ADMINISTRATORS IN MEETING AND REPORTING THE
24 REQUIREMENTS OF THIS ARTICLE 15.7;
25 (d) PROVIDING PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT ACTIVITIES, SUCH AS
26 TRAINING TO MENTORS;
27 (e) SUPPORTING THE RECRUITMENT, RETENTION, AND
28 APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAM COMPLETION OF POTENTIAL APPRENTICESHIP
29 PROGRAM PARTICIPANTS, INCLUDING NONTRADITIONAL PARTICIPANTS AND
30 APPRENTICESHIP POPULATIONS AND INDIVIDUALS WITH BARRIERS TO
31 EMPLOYMENT;
32 (f) DEVELOPING AND PROVIDING PERSONALIZED APPRENTICESHIP
33 PROGRAM PARTICIPANT SUPPORTS, INCLUDING PARTNERING WITH
34 ORGANIZATIONS TO PROVIDE ACCESS TO OR REFERRALS FOR SUPPORTIVE
35 SERVICES AND FINANCIAL ADVISING;
36 (g) PROVIDING SERVICES, RESOURCES, AND SUPPORTS FOR THE
37 DEVELOPMENT, DELIVERY, EXPANSION, OR IMPROVEMENT OF
38 APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAMS UNDER THE NATIONAL APPRENTICESHIP
39 SYSTEM; OR
40 (h) SERVING AS AN APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAM SPONSOR.".
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42 Renumber succeeding subsections accordingly.
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44 Page 5, after line 19 insert:
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46 "(b) ACCELERATE NEW APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAM GROWTH ON A
47 GEOGRAPHICALLY DIVERSE BASIS, ESPECIALLY IN HIGH-DEMAND
48 OCCUPATIONS, WHILE ENSURING QUALITY STANDARDS;
49 (c) ENCOURAGE THE DEVELOPMENT OF AND ASSIST IN THE
50 ESTABLISHMENT OF APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAMS AND PROMOTE
51 ENROLLMENT IN APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAMS BY PROVIDING TECHNICAL
52 AND COMPLIANCE ASSISTANCE TO SPONSORS, APPRENTICES, AND
53 APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAMS AND ENSURING PROGRAM COMPLIANCE WITH
54 APPRENTICESHIP STANDARDS;".
55
56 Reletter succeeding paragraphs accordingly.
1 Page 5, after line 21 insert:
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3 "(e) ISSUE CERTIFICATES OF REGISTRATION TO EXISTING
4 APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAMS;".
5
6 Reletter succeeding paragraphs accordingly.
7
8 Page 6, strike lines 21 through 26.
9
10 Reletter succeeding paragraphs accordingly.
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12 Page 7, after line 11 insert:
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14 "(3) THE SAA MUST FOLLOW ALL GUIDANCE DOCUMENTS ISSUED
15 BY THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF LABOR'S OFFICE OF
16 APPRENTICESHIP.".
17
18 Renumber succeeding subsection accordingly.
19
20 Page 7, line 20, strike "EIGHTEEN" and substitute "SIXTEEN".
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22 Page 7, line 22, strike "TWELVE" and substitute "TEN" and after
23 "MEMBERS" add "FAMILIAR WITH APPRENTICEABLE OCCUPATIONS".
24
25 Page 7, line 24, strike "FIVE" and substitute "FOUR".
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27 Page 7, line 25, strike "ORGANIZATION;" and substitute "ORGANIZATION,
28 ONE OF WHOM REPRESENTS AN EMPLOYER INVOLVED WITH AN
29 APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAM TARGETING POPULATIONS WITH BARRIERS TO
30 EMPLOYMENT, AND ONE OF WHOM REPRESENTS A STATEWIDE
31 ORGANIZATION OF GENERAL AND SPECIALTY COMMERCIAL CONSTRUCTION
32 CONTRACTORS THAT IS KNOWLEDGEABLE ABOUT REGISTERED
33 APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAMS;".
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35 Page 7, line 26, strike "FIVE" and substitute "FOUR".
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37 Page 8, line 18, strike "SIX" and substitute "FOUR".
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39 Page 9, line 3, strike "THE CHAIR MAY BE".
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41 Page 9, strike line 4, and substitute "A CHAIR MAY BE APPOINTED TO
42 SERVE NO MORE THAN TWO FULL TERMS.".
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44 Page 10, strike lines 23 and 24.
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46 Page 11, line 3, strike "TWELVE" and substitute "FOURTEEN".
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48 Page 11, line 5, strike "SIX VOTING MEMBERS" and substitute "EIGHT
49 VOTING MEMBERS WHO REPRESENT, AND ARE REGULARLY EVALUATED TO
50 ENSURE THAT THE REPRESENTATION ALIGNS WITH, HIGH-DEMAND JOBS, AS
51 STATED IN THE ANNUAL COLORADO TALENT REPORT PREPARED PURSUANT
52 TO SECTION 24-46.3-103 (3),".
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54 Page 11, strike lines 7 through 14 and substitute:
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1 "(A) THREE REPRESENTATIVES OF EMPLOYER ORGANIZATIONS
2 THAT ARE NOT WITHIN THE BUILDING AND CONSTRUCTION TRADES; AT
3 LEAST ONE OF WHOM REPRESENTS AN EMPLOYER INVOLVED WITH A
4 PROGRAM EXPLICITLY TARGETING POPULATIONS WITH BARRIERS TO
5 EMPLOYMENT, INCLUDING WOMEN, PEOPLE OF COLOR, EX-OFFENDERS, AND
6 PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES; ONE OF WHOM REPRESENTS YOUTH WITH
7 BARRIERS TO EMPLOYMENT; AND ONE OF WHOM REPRESENTS
8 OUT-OF-SCHOOL YOUTH;
9 (B) THREE REPRESENTATIVES FROM EMPLOYEE ORGANIZATIONS
10 THAT ARE NOT WITHIN THE BUILDING AND CONSTRUCTION TRADES;
11 (C) ONE REPRESENTATIVE FROM A QUALIFIED INTERMEDIARY; AND
12 (D) ONE MEMBER OF THE PUBLIC.".
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14 Page 11, line 21, strike "THREE" and substitute "FIVE".
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16 Page 12, line 1, strike "THE CHAIR MAY BE".
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18 Page 12, strike line 2 and substitute "A CHAIR MAY BE APPOINTED TO
19 SERVE NO MORE THAN TWO FULL TERMS.".
20
21 Page 13, line 19, strike "TRADES" and substitute "INDUSTRIES".
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23 Page 13, after line 21 insert:
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25 "18-15.7-105. Joint resolution committee of the SAC and IAC-
26 created - members powers - duties. (1) THE CHAIRS OF THE SAC AND
27 THE IAC SHALL ESTABLISH AN AD HOC JOINT RESOLUTION COMMITTEE OF
28 THE SAC AND IAC, REFERRED TO IN THIS SECTION AS THE "AD HOC
29 COMMITTEE". THE AD HOC COMMITTEE CONSISTS OF TWO MEMBERS FROM
30 BOTH THE IAC AND THE SAC APPOINTED BY THE DIRECTOR. THE AD HOC
31 COMMITTEE SHALL RESOLVE CONFLICTS THAT ARISE BETWEEN THE SAC
32 AND THE IAC AND SHALL DEFINE THE JURISDICTION OF THE SAC AND THE
33 IAC.
34 (2) THE AD HOC COMMITTEE OF THE SAC AND THE IAC SHALL:
35 (a) PUBLISH A STATEMENT DEFINING THE SAC'S JURISDICTION OF
36 THE BUILDING AND CONSTRUCTION TRADES, AND UPDATE THE STATEMENT
37 PERIODICALLY AS NECESSARY AS DETERMINED BY THE AD HOC
38 COMMITTEE; AND
39 (b) RESOLVE CONFLICTS AND COMPLAINTS THAT ARISE BETWEEN
40 THE SAC AND THE IAC AS DETERMINED BY THE AD HOC COMMITTEE.
41 (3) IF THERE IS A TIE AMONG THE AD HOC COMMITTEE MEMBERS IN
42 DETERMINING A RESOLUTION TO A CONFLICT, THE DIRECTOR SHALL BREAK
43 THE TIE. A DECISION OF THE AD HOC COMMITTEE IS FINAL.
44 (4) THE SAC HAS JURISDICTION OVER APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAMS
45 FOR OCCUPATIONS IN THE BUILDING AND CONSTRUCTION TRADES. FOR
46 PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION, OCCUPATIONS ARE IN THE BUILDING AND
47 CONSTRUCTION TRADES IF EITHER:
48 (a) WORKERS IN THE OCCUPATION PERFORM CONSTRUCTION,
49 RECONSTRUCTION, RENOVATION, ALTERATION, DEMOLITION, PAINTING,
50 REPAIR, OR MAINTENANCE WORK FOR ROADS, HIGHWAYS, BUILDINGS,
51 STRUCTURES, INDUSTRIAL FACILITIES, OR IMPROVEMENTS OF ANY TYPE; OR
52 (b) APPRENTICES IN THE APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAM WILL BE
53 EMPLOYED BY LICENSED CONTRACTORS.".
54
55 Renumber succeeding C.R.S. sections accordingly.
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1 Page 13, strike lines 22 and 23.
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102 3 Page 14, line 10, strike "8-15.7-102 (1)(k)." and substitute "8-15.7-
4 (1)(n).".
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6 Page 14, line 13, strike "8-15.7-106," and substitute "8-15.7-107,".
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8 Page 16, line 16, strike "AND".
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10 Page 16, line 17, after "FOR" insert "CURING NONCOMPLIANCE WITH THIS
11 ARTICLE 15.7 AND FOR".
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13 Page 16, line 18, strike "PROGRAM." and substitute "PROGRAM; AND
14 (d) GRIEVANCE PROCEDURES FOR COMPLAINTS NOT UNDER THE
15 JURISDICTION OF THE UNITED STATES EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
16 COMMISSION, INCLUDING COMPLAINTS CONCERNING APPRENTICES NOT
17 MOVING THROUGH AN APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAM IN A TIMELY MANNER
18 AND INSUFFICIENT ON-THE-JOB TRAINING OR CLASSROOM TIME.".
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20 Page 16, after line 18 insert:
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22 "8-15.7-109. Repeal of article. THIS ARTICLE 15.7 IS REPEALED,
23 EFFECTIVE SEPTEMBER 1, 2029. BEFORE THE REPEAL, THE FUNCTIONS OF
24 THE DIRECTOR ARE SCHEDULED FOR REVIEW IN ACCORDANCE WITH
25 SECTION 24-34-104.".
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27 Page 17, after line 2 insert:
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29 "SECTION 3. In Colorado Revised Statutes, 24-34-104, add
30 (30)(a)(VII) as follows:
31 24-34-104. General assembly review of regulatory agencies
32 and functions for repeal, continuation, or reestablishment - legislative
33 declaration - repeal.
34 (30) (a) The following agencies, functions, or both, are scheduled
35 for repeal on September 1, 2029:
36 (VII) THE STATE APPRENTICESHIP AGENCY CREATED IN ARTICLE
37 15.7 OF TITLE 8.".
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39 Renumber succeeding sections accordingly.
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