Amendments for HB22-1011

House Journal, February 18
17 HB22-1011 be amended as follows, and as so amended, be referred to
18 the Committee on Appropriations with favorable
19 recommendation:
20
21 Amend printed bill, page 3, after line 6 insert:
22
23 "(a) "DEDICATED REVENUE SOURCE" MEANS ONE OF THE
24 FOLLOWING REVENUE SOURCES, SINGULARLY OR IN COMBINATION,
25 ADOPTED BY A LOCAL GOVERNMENT THAT IS INTENDED TO BE USED FOR
26 FOREST MANAGEMENT OR WILDFIRE MITIGATION EFFORTS AT THE LOCAL
27 LEVEL:
28 (I) AN EXISTING OR NEW TAX IMPOSED BY THE LOCAL
29 GOVERNMENT;
30 (II) AN EXISTING OR NEW MILL LEVY APPROVED BY THE VOTERS OF
31 THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT; OR
32 (III) APPROVAL BY THE VOTERS OF THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT OF
33 THE RETENTION ON A PERMANENT BASIS OF EXCESS REVENUE OF THE
34 LOCAL GOVERNMENT IN ACCORDANCE WITH SECTION 20 (7) (d) OF ARTICLE
35 X OF THE STATE CONSTITUTION.".
36
37 Reletter succeeding paragraphs accordingly.
38
39 Page 3, strike lines 17 and 18 and substitute:
40
41 "(f) "LOCAL GOVERNMENT" MEANS A MUNICIPALITY, WHETHER
42 HOME RULE OR STATUTORY, COUNTY, CITY AND COUNTY, SPECIAL
43 DISTRICT, SCHOOL DISTRICT, DISTRICT, AUTHORITY, PUBLIC OR
44 QUASI-PUBLIC CORPORATION, OR ANY OTHER FORM OF POLITICAL
45 SUBDIVISION OF THE STATE ORGANIZED PURSUANT TO LAW.".
46
47 Page 3, line 23, before "MATCH" insert "EITHER".
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49 Page 3, strike line 24 and substitute "REVENUE SOURCE OR TO EXPAND
50 EXISTING PROGRAMS ADMINISTERED BY THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT ON A
51 LONG-TERM BASIS, WHICH EFFORTS AT THE LOCAL LEVEL ARE INTENDED
52 TO BE USED FOR FOREST".
53
54 Page 4, line 23, before "MATCH" insert "EITHER".
55
1 Page 4, strike line 25 and substitute "REVENUE SOURCE OR TO
2 SUPPLEMENT LONG-TERM PROGRAMS ADMINISTERED BY THE LOCAL
3 GOVERNMENT, WHICH EFFORTS ARE INTENDED TO BE USED FOR FOREST".
4
5 Page 5, after line 1 insert:
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7 "(c) NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF THIS SECTION,
8 A LOCAL GOVERNMENT IS ELIGIBLE FOR FUNDING UNDER THE GRANT
9 PROGRAM EVEN IN THE ABSENCE OF A DEDICATED REVENUE SOURCE IF THE
10 LOCAL GOVERNMENT HAS CREATED AND ADMINISTERS AN EXISTING
11 PROGRAM, PROJECT, OR FUNDING MECHANISM THAT CREATES LONG-TERM
12 FUNDING AT THE LOCAL LEVEL FOR WILDFIRE MITIGATION OR FOREST
13 HEALTH OR HAS CREATED AND ADMINISTERS OTHER CREATIVE AND
14 INNOVATIVE APPROACHES FOR PROMOTING WILDFIRE MITIGATION AND
15 FOREST HEALTH THAT ARE DEEMED SUFFICIENT BY THE FOREST SERVICE
16 IN ITS SOLE DISCRETION.".
17
18 Page 5, line 3, strike "FOLLOWING ELIGIBLE RECIPIENTS:" and substitute
19 "FOLLOWING:".
20
21 Page 5, after line 3 insert:
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23 "(a) ELIGIBLE RECIPIENTS THAT MAKE AVAILABLE A DEDICATED
24 REVENUE SOURCE FOR WILDFIRE MITIGATION OR FOREST HEALTH;".
25
26 Reletter succeeding paragraphs accordingly.
27
28 Page 5, line 4, strike "RECIPIENTS" and substitute "ELIGIBLE RECIPIENTS".
29
30 Page 5, line 10, strike "RECIPIENTS" and substitute "ELIGIBLE
31 RECIPIENTS".
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33 Page 5, line 15, strike "EFFORTS; AND" and substitute "EFFORTS;".
34
35 Page 5, line 17, strike "MITIGATION." and substitute "MITIGATION; AND".
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37 Page 5, after line 17 insert:
38
39 "(g) ELIGIBLE RECIPIENTS THAT HAVE ATTEMPTED
40 UNSUCCESSFULLY TO CREATE A DEDICATED REVENUE SOURCE FOR
41 WILDFIRE MITIGATION OR FOREST HEALTH.".
42
43 Page 6, after line 7 insert:
44
45 "(d) NOTHING IN THIS SECTION PRECLUDES A LOCAL GOVERNMENT
46 FROM USING ALL OR ANY PORTION OF A GRANT AWARDED UNDER THIS
47 SECTION FROM WORKING WITH A COMMUNITY ORGANIZATION, A HOME
48 OWNERS ASSOCIATION, OR A SIMILAR ORGANIZATION OR ENTITY
49 OPERATING AT THE LOCAL LEVEL IN ADMINISTERING A PROJECT
50 SUPPORTED BY THE GRANT PROGRAM.".
51
52 Page 7, line 16, strike "PROGRAM" and substitute "PROGRAM, INCLUDING
53 EXAMPLES OF AND GUIDELINES FOR LONG-TERM INVESTMENTS IN WILDFIRE
54 MITIGATION OR FOREST HEALTH,".
55

House Journal, April 28
1 HB22-1011 be amended as follows, and as so amended, be referred to
2 the Committee of the Whole with favorable
3 recommendation:
4
5 Amend printed bill, page 6, after line 25 insert:
6
7 "(d) ON JULY 1, 2022, THE STATE TREASURER SHALL TRANSFER
8 TEN MILLION DOLLARS FROM THE GENERAL FUND TO THE FUND. THE
9 FOREST SERVICE SHALL USE THE MONEY TRANSFERRED PURSUANT TO THIS
10 SUBSECTION (7)(d) IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF
11 SUBSECTION (7)(b) OF THIS SECTION.".
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13 Page 7, after line 20 insert:
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15 "(10) THIS SECTION IS REPEALED, EFFECTIVE SEPTEMBER 1, 2025.
16 BEFORE ITS REPEAL, THE DEPARTMENT OF REGULATORY AGENCIES SHALL
17 REVIEW THE GRANT PROGRAM PURSUANT TO SECTION 24-34-104.
18 SECTION 2. In Colorado Revised Statutes, 24-34-104, add
19 (26)(a)(XIV) as follows:
20 24-34-104. General assembly review of regulatory agencies
21 and functions for repeal, continuation, or reestablishment - legislative
22 declaration - repeal. (26) (a) The following agencies, functions, or both,
23 are scheduled for repeal on September 1, 2025:
24 (XIV) THE WILDFIRE MITIGATION INCENTIVES FOR LOCAL
25 GOVERNMENT GRANT PROGRAM CREATED IN SECTION 23-31-318 (2).".
26
27 Renumber succeeding section accordingly.
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29

House Journal, April 28
31 Amendment No. 1, Appropriations Report, dated April 28, 2022, and
32 placed in member’s bill file; Report also printed in House Journal,
33 April 28, 2022.
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35 Amendment No. 2, Energy & Environment Report, dated February 17,
36 2022, and placed in member’s bill file; Report also printed in House
37 Journal, February 18, 2022.
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39 Amendment No. 3, by Representative Cutter:
40
41 Amend the Energy and Environment Committee Report, dated February
42 17, 2022, page 1, line 18, after "CITY AND COUNTY," insert "OR".
43
44 Page 1, strike lines 19 through 21 and substitute "DISTRICT.".
45
46 Page 2, strike lines 18 through 19 and substitute "FOREST HEALTH.".
47
48 As amended, ordered engrossed and placed on the Calendar for Third
49 Reading and Final Passage.
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51

House Journal, April 29
40 HB22-1011 be amended as follows, and as so amended, be referred to
41 the Committee of the Whole with favorable
42 recommendation:
43
44 Amend engrossed bill, page 8, strike lines 10 through 14 and substitute:
45
46 "(d) ON JULY 1, 2022, THE STATE TREASURER SHALL TRANSFER
47 TEN MILLION DOLLARS FROM THE GENERAL FUND TO THE FUND. THE
48 FOREST SERVICE SHALL USE THE MONEY TRANSFERRED PURSUANT TO THIS
49 SUBSECTION (7)(d) IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF
50 SUBSECTION (7)(b) OF THIS SECTION.".
51
52 Page 9, strike lines 11 through 21 and substitute:
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54
1 "(10) THIS SECTION IS REPEALED, EFFECTIVE SEPTEMBER 1, 2025.
2 BEFORE ITS REPEAL, THE DEPARTMENT OF REGULATORY AGENCIES SHALL
3 REVIEW THE GRANT PROGRAM PURSUANT TO SECTION 24-34-104.
4 SECTION 2. In Colorado Revised Statutes, 24-34-104, add
5 (26)(a)(XIV) as follows:
6 24-34-104. General assembly review of regulatory agencies
7 and functions for repeal, continuation, or reestablishment - legislative
8 declaration - repeal. (26) (a) The following agencies, functions, or both,
9 are scheduled for repeal on September 1, 2025:
10 (XIV) THE WILDFIRE MITIGATION INCENTIVES FOR LOCAL
11 GOVERNMENT GRANT PROGRAM CREATED IN SECTION 23-31-318 (2).
12 SECTION 3. Appropriation. For the 2022-23 state fiscal year,
13 $20,000,000 is appropriated to the wildfire mitigation incentives for local
14 government grant program fund created in section 23-31-318 (7)(a),
15 C.R.S. This appropriation is from the general fund. The department of
16 higher education is responsible for the accounting related to this
17 appropriation.".
18
19 Renumber succeeding section accordingly.
20
21 Page 1, line 103, strike "PURPOSES." and substitute "PURPOSES, AND, IN
22 CONNECTION THEREWITH, MAKING AN APPROPRIATION.".
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House Journal, April 29
50 Amendment No. 1, Appropriations Report, dated April 29, 2022, and
51 placed in member's bill file; Report also printed in House Journal,
52 April 29, 2022.
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54 Amendment No. 2, by Representative Snyder.
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1 Amend the Corrected Appropriations Committee Report, dated April 29,
2 2022, page 1, line 18, strike "(2)" and substitute "(2).".
3
4 Page 1 of the Committee report, strike lines 19 through 24.
5
6 Page 2 of the Committee Report, strike lines 1 through 3.
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8 As amended, ordered engrossed and placed on the Calendar for Third
9 Reading and Final Passage.
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Senate Journal, May 9
HB22-1011 by Representative(s) Cutter and Snyder; also Senator(s) Story and Lee, Ginal--Concerning
the establishment of a state grant program that provides funding to local governments that
dedicate resources for wildfire mitigation purposes.

A majority of the those elected to the Senate having voted in the affirmative, Senator Story
was given permission to offer a Third Reading amendment.


Amend revised bill, page 9, strike lines 22 through 27 and substitute:

"SECTION 3. Safety clause. The general assembly hereby finds,
determines, and declares that this act is necessary for the immediate
preservation of the public peace, health, or safety.".

Page 10, strike lines 1 through 3.

The amendment was passed on the following roll call vote:

YES 35 NO 0 EXCUSED 0 ABSENT 0
Bridges Y Ginal Y Lee Y Simpson Y
Buckner Y Gonzales Y Liston Y Smallwood Y
Coleman Y Hansen Y Lundeen Y Sonnenberg Y
Cooke Y Hinrichsen Y Moreno Y Story Y
Coram Y Hisey Y Pettersen Y Winter Y
Danielson Y Holbert Y Priola Y Woodward Y
Donovan Y Jaquez Y Rankin Y Zenzinger Y
Fields Y Kirkmeyer Y Rodriguez Y President Y
Gardner Y Kolker Y Scott Y

The question being "Shall the bill, as amended, pass?", the roll call was taken
with the following result:


YES 30 NO 5 EXCUSED 0 ABSENT 0
Bridges Y Ginal Y Lee Y Simpson Y
Buckner Y Gonzales Y Liston Y Smallwood N
Coleman Y Hansen Y Lundeen N Sonnenberg N
Cooke Y Hinrichsen Y Moreno Y Story Y
Coram Y Hisey Y Pettersen Y Winter Y
Danielson Y Holbert N Priola Y Woodward Y
Donovan Y Jaquez Y Rankin Y Zenzinger Y
Fields Y Kirkmeyer N Rodriguez Y President Y
Gardner Y Kolker Y Scott Y