Amendments for HB22-1394

House Journal, April 26
30 HB22-1394 be amended as follows, and as so amended, be referred to
31 the Committee on Appropriations with favorable
32 recommendation:
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34 Amend printed bill, page 2, line 2, after "amend" insert "(1),".
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36 Page 2, line 6, strike "(4) (a) (I) (A) On" and substitute "(1) There is
37 hereby created in the state treasury the just transition cash fund. The fund
38 consists of money credited to the fund in accordance with section
39 39-29-108 (2)(d) and any other money that the general assembly may
40 appropriate or transfer to the fund. The state treasurer shall credit all
41 interest and income derived from the deposit and investment of money in
42 the fund to the fund. Subject to annual appropriation by the general
43 assembly, the office may expend money from the fund and the department
44 may expend money from the coal transition workforce assistance program
45 account of the fund created in section 8-83-504.5 (1) for purposes
46 specified in this part 5, including paying for the office's direct and indirect
47 costs in administering this part 5. ANY UNEXPENDED AND UNENCUMBERED
48 MONEY IN THE FUND AT THE END OF ANY FISCAL YEAR REMAINS IN THE
49 FUND AND SHALL NOT BE CREDITED OR TRANSFERRED TO THE GENERAL
50 FUND.
51 (4) (a) (I) (A) On".
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53 Page 3, strike lines 20 through 24 and substitute:
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1 "(III) (A) The office shall expend at least seventy percent of the
2 money TRANSFERRED TO THE FUND PURSUANT TO SUBSECTIONS
3 (4)(a)(I)(A) AND (4)(a)(I)(B) OF THIS SECTION by the close of state fiscal
4 year 2021-22 and shall expend any remaining money by the close of state
5 fiscal year 2022-23 2023-24.".
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7 Page 4, line 8, after "(1)(e)" insert "and (1)(f)".
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9 Page 6, after line 6 insert:
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11 "(f) ANY UNEXPENDED AND UNENCUMBERED MONEY IN THE
12 ACCOUNT AT THE END OF ANY FISCAL YEAR REMAINS IN THE ACCOUNT AND
13 SHALL NOT BE CREDITED OR TRANSFERRED TO THE GENERAL FUND.
14 SECTION 3. In Session Laws of Colorado 2021, section 4 of
15 chapter 400, (HB21-1290), amend (1) as follows:
16 Section 4. Appropriation. (1) For the 2020-21 state fiscal year,
17 $8,000,000 is appropriated to the department of labor and employment for
18 use by the division of employment and training, just transition office. This
19 appropriation is from the just transition cash fund created in section
20 8-83-504 (1), C.R.S., and is based on an assumption that the department
21 will require an additional 1.0 FTE. To implement this act, the department
504 22 may use this appropriation for the purposes specified in section 8-83-
23 (4), C.R.S. Any money appropriated in this section not expended prior to
24 July 1, 2021, is further appropriated to the just transition office for the
25 2021-22, and 2022-23, AND 2023-24 state fiscal years for the same
26 purpose.
27 SECTION 4. In Session Laws of Colorado 2022, section 5 of
28 chapter 11, (HB22-1193), amend (3) and (4) as follows:
29 Section 5. Appropriation. (3) For the 2021-22 state fiscal year,
30 $1,295,000 is appropriated to the department of labor and employment for
31 use by the division of employment and training. This appropriation is
32 from the just transition cash fund created in section 8-83-504 (1), C.R.S.
33 To implement this act, the division may use this appropriation for the
34 purposes specified in section 8-83-504, C.R.S. ANY MONEY
35 APPROPRIATED IN THIS SUBSECTION (3) NOT EXPENDED BEFORE JULY 1,
23 36 2022, IS FURTHER APPROPRIATED TO THE DEPARTMENT FOR THE 2022-
37 AND 2023-24 STATE FISCAL YEARS FOR THE SAME PURPOSE.
38 (4) For the 2022-23 state fiscal year, $555,000 is appropriated to
39 the department of labor and employment for use by the division of
40 employment and training. This appropriation is from the just transition
41 cash fund created in section 8-83-504 (1), C.R.S. To implement this act,
42 the division may use this appropriation for the purposes specified in
43 section 8-83-504, C.R.S. ANY MONEY APPROPRIATED IN THIS SUBSECTION
44 (4) NOT EXPENDED BEFORE JULY 1, 2023, IS FURTHER APPROPRIATED TO
45 THE DEPARTMENT FOR THE 2023-24 STATE FISCAL YEAR FOR THE SAME
46 PURPOSE.".
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48 Renumber succeeding section accordingly.
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House Journal, April 27
1 HB22-1394 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 6 insert:
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7 "SECTION 3. Appropriation. (1) For the 2022-23 state fiscal
8 year, $5,000,000 is appropriated to the department of labor and
9 employment for use by the division of employment and training. This
10 appropriation is from the just transition cash fund created in section 8-83-
11 504 (1), C.R.S. To implement this act, the department may use this
12 appropriation for just transition plan implementation/coal transition
13 community assistance as specified in section 8-83-504 (4), C.R.S. Any
14 money appropriated in this section not expended prior to July 1, 2023, is
15 further appropriated to the department through the 2025-26 state fiscal
16 year for the same purpose.
17 (2) For the 2022-23 state fiscal year, $10,000,000 is appropriated
18 to the department of labor and employment for use by the division of
19 employment and training. This appropriation is from the coal transition
20 workforce assistance program account of the just transition cash fund
21 created in section 8-83-504.5 (1). To implement this act, the department
22 may use this appropriation for coal transition worker assistance as
23 specified in section 8-83-504.5, C.R.S. Any money appropriated in this
24 section not expended prior to July 1, 2023, is further appropriated to the
25 department through the 2026-27 state fiscal year for the same purpose.".
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27 Renumber succeeding sections accordingly.
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29 Page 1, line 102, strike "TRANSITIONS." and substitute "TRANSITIONS,
30 AND, IN CONNECTION THEREWITH, MAKING AN APPROPRIATION.".
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House Journal, April 27
33 Amendment No. 1, Appropriations Report, dated April 27, 2022, and
34 placed in member’s bill file; Report also printed in House Journal,
35 April 27, 2022.
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37 Amendment No. 2, Transportation & Local Government Report, dated
38 April 26, 2022, and placed in member’s bill file; Report also printed in
39 House Journal, April 26, 2022.
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41 As amended, ordered engrossed and placed on the Calendar for Third
42 Reading and Final Passage.
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Senate Journal, May 4
After consideration on the merits, the Committee recommends that HB22-1394 be
amended as follows, and as so amended, be referred to the Committee of the Whole with
favorable recommendation.
Amend reengrossed bill, page 8, line 11 , strike "Any".

Page 8, strike lines 12 through 14.

Page 8, line 21, strike "Any money appropriated in this".

Page 8, strike lines 22 and 23.


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