Amendments for SB22-234

Senate Journal, May 2
SB22-234 by Senator(s) Hansen and Rankin; also Representative(s) Ortiz and Snyder--Concerning
unemployment compensation.

Amendment No. 1(L.004), by Senator Hansen.

Amend printed bill, page 12, strike lines 4 and 5 and substitute:

"(c) THE EMPLOYEE'S IDENTIFICATION NUMBER OR THE LAST FOUR
NUMBERS OF THE EMPLOYEE'S SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER;".

Page 17, strike lines 22 and 23 and substitute "authorized to request the STATE
TREASURER TO ACT AS ADVISOR TO THE DIVISION. THE DIVISION MAY ALSO
REQUEST THE Colorado housing and finance authority ACT AS ISSUING".

Page 18, lines 4 and 5, strike "STATE TREASURER" and substitute "DIVISION".

Page 19, line 23, strike "BENEFITS," and substitute "BENEFITS RECEIVED AFTER
ANY UNEMPLOYMENT INSURANCE BENEFITS WERE PAID,".

Page 21, line 17, strike "SHALL" and substitute "MAY".

Amendment No. 2(L.001), by Senator Hansen.

Amend printed bill, page 17, line 8, strike "ADVANCES" and substitute
"ADVANCES, AND INTEREST ON SUCH ADVANCES,".

Page 17, strike line 11 and substitute "31 CFR 35.6 (b)(3)(ii)(A)(10)(i) AND 31
CFR 35.6 (b)(3)(ii)(A)(10)(ii).".

Laid over, as amended, until Tuesday, May 3, retaining its place on the calendar.



Senate Journal, May 4
SB22-234 by Senator(s) Hansen and Rankin; also Representative(s) Ortiz and Snyder--Concerning
unemployment compensation.

Amended in Special Orders as printed in Senate Journal, May 2, 2022.

Amendment No. 3(L.016), by Senator Hansen.

Amend printed bill, page 11, line 24, strike "form" and substitute
"information".

Page 11, lines 26 and 27, strike "ON THE FORM CREATED BY THE DIVISION," and
substitute "IN A WRITTEN FORMAT AND DISTRIBUTION METHOD, TO INCLUDE
ELECTRONIC OR HARD COPY, THAT IS DETERMINED BY THE DIVISION,".

Page 12, line 1, strike "FORM" and substitute "INFORMATION".

As amended, ordered engrossed and placed on the calendar for third reading and final
passage.



Senate Journal, May 4
SB22-234 by Senator(s) Hansen and Rankin; also Representative(s) Ortiz and Snyder--Concerning
unemployment compensation.

Senator Woodward moved to amend the report of the Committee of the Whole to show
that the following Woodward floor amendment, (L.014) to SB 22-234, did pass.

Amend printed bill, page 17, after line 16 insert:
"(f) (I) IN NOVEMBER 2021, THE STATE AUDITOR FOUND THAT THE
DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT PAID OUT SEVENTY-THREE
MILLION DOLLARS IN FRAUDULENT CLAIMS IN THE FIRST FOURTEEN
MONTHS OF THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC. IT IS IMPORTANT THAT THE
DEPARTMENT BE ABLE TO USE THE MONEY THAT SHOULD NOT HAVE BEEN
EXPENDED IN ORDER TO HELP PAY DOWN THE FEDERAL ADVANCES AND
INTEREST OWING ON SUCH ADVANCES.
(II) ON JULY 1, 2022, THE STATE TREASURER SHALL TRANSFER
SEVENTY-THREE MILLION DOLLARS FROM THE GENERAL FUND TO THE
TITLE XII REPAYMENT FUND CREATED IN THIS SUBSECTION (3).".

Less than A majority of all members elected to the Senate having voted in the affirmative,
the amendment to the report of the Committee of the Whole was lost on the following roll
call vote:

YES 12 NO 21 EXCUSED 2 ABSENT 0
Bridges N Ginal N Lee N Simpson Y
Buckner N Gonzales N Liston Y Smallwood E
Coleman N Hansen N Lundeen Y Sonnenberg Y
Cooke Y Hinrichsen N Moreno N Story N
Coram Y Hisey Y Pettersen N Winter N
Danielson N Holbert Y Priola Y Woodward Y
Donovan N Jaquez N Rankin N Zenzinger N
Fields N Kirkmeyer Y Rodriguez N President N
Gardner Y Kolker N Scott E

House Journal, May 5
7 SB22-234 be amended as follows, and as so amended, be referred to
8 the Committee on Appropriations with favorable
9 recommendation:
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11 Amend reengrossed bill, page 14, line 15, strike "THE SAME MANNER AS"
12 and substitute "A DIFFERENT MANNER THAN".
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14 Page 14, line 17, after "8," insert "AS DETERMINED BY THE DIVISION,".
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16

House Journal, May 6
37 SB22-234 be amended as follows, and as so amended, be referred to
38 the Committee of the Whole with favorable
39 recommendation:
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41 Amend reengrossed bill, page 18, line 18, strike "portion" and substitute
42 "portion; and add (5)".
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44 Page 19, after line 11 insert:
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46 "(5) THE DEPARTMENT SHALL CONDUCT A STUDY WITH THE
47 UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AND ANY RELEVANT
48 STAKEHOLDERS TO EVALUATE THE EMPLOYMENT SUPPORT FUND AND
49 DETERMINE WHAT STEPS MAY BE NECESSARY TO ENSURE THE FUND
50 CONFORMS WITH FEDERAL LAW. THE DEPARTMENT SHALL REPORT THE
51 FINDINGS OF THE STUDY TO THE HOUSE COMMITTEE ON BUSINESS AFFAIRS
52 AND LABOR AND THE SENATE COMMITTEE ON BUSINESS, LABOR, AND
53 TECHNOLOGY BY DECEMBER 15, 2022.".
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House Journal, May 6
15 Amendment No. 1, Appropriations Report, dated May 6, 2022, and
16 placed in member’s bill file; Report also printed in House Journal, May 6,
17 2022.
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19 Amendment No. 2, Finance Report, dated May 5, 2022, and placed in
20 member’s bill file; Report also printed in House Journal, May 5, 2022.
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22 On motion of Representative Geitner, the bill was read at length.
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24 As amended, ordered revised and placed on the Calendar for Third
25 Reading and Final Passage.