Amendments for SB21-148

Senate Journal, March 23
After consideration on the merits, the Committee recommends that SB21-148 be amended
as follows, and as so amended, be referred to the Committee on Appropriations with
favorable recommendation.
Amend printed bill, page 6, strike lines 19 through 21.

Reletter succeeding paragraph accordingly.

Page 6, line 23, after "ABUSES" insert "PERMITTING THE ACCUSED BUSINESS
THIRTY DAYS TO RESPOND PRIOR TO ANY PUBLIC DISCLOSURE,".

Page 6, strike line 25 and substitute "AGENCIES TO CONNECT CONSUMERS WITH
EXISTING RESOURCES AND".

Page 6, strike line 27.

Page 7, strike lines 1 through 6 and substitute:

"(4) THE FINANCIAL EMPOWERMENT OFFICE HAS NO INDEPENDENT
EXAMINATION OR REGULATORY AUTHORITY, BUT NOTHING IN THIS PART 10
SHALL BE CONSTRUED TO LIMIT THE AUTHORITIES OF THE ATTORNEY GENERAL,
THE ADMINISTRATOR DESIGNATED IN SECTION 5-6-103, OR THE DEPARTMENT OF
REGULATORY AGENCIES.
(5) THE DEPARTMENT OF LAW SHALL ANNUALLY REPORT ON THE STATE
OF AFFORDABLE BANKING ACCESS IN COLORADO, THE ACTIVITIES OF THE
OFFICE OF FINANCIAL EMPOWERMENT, AND LOCAL PARTNERSHIPS IN
IMPLEMENTING THE OBJECTIVES OF THE OFFICE AS A PART OF ITS PRESENTATION
TO ITS COMMITTEE OF REFERENCE AT A HEARING HELD PURSUANT TO SECTION
2-7-203 (2)(a) OF THE "STATE MEASUREMENT FOR ACCOUNTABLE, RESPONSIVE,
AND TRANSPARENT (SMART) GOVERNMENT ACT". THE REPORT SHALL
ADDRESS ACCESS TO SECURE, SAFE,".


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