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Gov. Hickenlooper signs numerous bills

DENVER ­— Thursday, June 2, 2011 — Gov. John Hickenlooper signed numerous bills today.


For a complete list of Hickenlooper’s 2011 legislation decisions, visit www.colorado.gov/governor.



Child Care Contribution Income Tax Credit

DelGrosso/ Roberts & Hudak

Concerning the Repeal of a Limiting Trigger Associated with the Child Care Contribution Income Tax Credit


Special Mobile Machinery Ownership Tax

Bradford/ Cadman

Concerning the Payment of Specific Ownership Tax on Special Mobile Machinery


Hospital Worker Assault Protection

Acree/ White

Concerning Assaults Again Medical Care Providers


Type 1 Diabetes Special License Plate

Murray/ Aguilar

Concerning the Creation of a Type 1 Diabetes Special License Plate


Medical Provider Integration of Service

Ferrandino/ Nicholson

Concerning the Provision of Integrated Health Care Services Pursuant to the Colorado Medical Assistance Program


Expand Cases Protection Orders

McCann/  Mitchell

Concerning an Expansion of the Circumstances in which a Court may Order Further Restrictions as Conditions of a Protection Order Against a Defendant


Statewide Internet Portal Authority

Murray/ Cadman

Concerning the Statewide Internet Portal Authority


Recovery Audits

Becker/ Steadman

Concerning Recovery Audits


Residential Nonprofit Refund Prospective Only

Acree/ Brophy

Concerning the Application of Provisions Governing the Financial Obligations of a Residential Nonprofit Corporation Upon Alteration of the Membership Status of a Member


Medical Marijuana

Massey/ Steadman & Spence

Concerning Medical Marijuana, and Making an Appropriation Therefor


DUI Penalties Revisions

Levy/ Nicholson

Concerning Penalties for Traffic Offences Involving Alcohol and Drugs


Revisers’ Bill

Gardner B/ Brophy

Concerning Non-substantive Revisions of Statutes in the Colorado Revised Statutes, and Amending or repealing Obsolete, Inconsistent, and Conflicting Provisions of Law


Diesel Inspection Program Exemption

Casso/ White

Concerning the Exemption From the Heavy-duty Diesel Inspection Program of Heavy-duty Diesel Vehicles Based Outside the Program Area as Part of a Fleet Registered in the Program Area


Craig Hospital Special License Plate

Tyler & Vaad/ Spence

Concerning the Creation of a Special License Plate for Craig Hospital


Designated Rep of Initiative Proponents

McNulty/ Morse

Concerning the Responsibilities of a Designated Representative of the Proponents of an Initiative Petition


Charitable Use Property Tax Exemption

DelGrosso/ Lundberg

Concerning the Circumstances in which a Nonprofit Housing Provider that Sells Low-cost Housing to Low-income Applicants Who Assist in the Construction of the Housing is Entitled to the Property Tax Exemption for Property Used Strictly for Charitable Purposes


LPG Vehicles Included for Incentives

Brown/ Schwartz

Concerning the Inclusion of Liquefied Petroleum Gas Conversion Vehicles in the List of Qualified Vehicles Available for Efficient Motor Vehicle Incentives


Address Confidentiality Program

Todd/ King S

Concerning the Address Confidentiality Program


Incidental Use of Tax-exempt Property

Acree/ Brophy

Concerning the Incidental Use of Property Owned by a Fraternal Organization or Veterans' Organization that is Exempt from Property Tax


No Medical Marijuana Ingestible Products

Acree/ Renfroe

Concerning a Prohibition on Ingestible Medical Marijuana-Infused Products


Exempt Rural Health Clinics CDPHE License

Massey/ Boyd

Concerning an Exemption from State Licensure Requirements for a Community Clinic that is  rural Health Clinic


CDOT On-line Financial Database

Nikkel/ Kopp

Concerning the Creation of an On-line Database for the Department of Transportation's Financial Information


Taxicab Passenger Pickup

Tochtrop/  Looper

Concerning Authority for Taxicabs to Pick Up Passengers Outside Their Assigned Geographic Areas


Prostitution Offender Program Courts

Shaffer B/  McCann

Concerning Increasing the Enforcement of Prohibitions Against Certain Prostitution-related Offenses, and Authorizing the Creation of a Program for Certain First-time Offenders


Prohibit Synthetic Cannabinoids Salvia

Kopp/ Murray & Vigil

Concerning the Addition of Certain Drugs to the Statutory List of Schedule 1 Controlled Substances


Sunset Review Private Occupational Schools

Hudak/ Murray

Concerning the Implementation of Sunset Review of the Regulation of Private Occupational Schools, and Requiring the Department of Regulatory Agencies to Review the Functions of the private Occupational School Division and the Private Occupational School Board and Scheduling a Future Repeal of the Laws Related to Regulation of Private Occupational Schools


Public Education Fund Tax Checkoff

Shafer B/ Solano

Concerning the Creation of a Voluntary Contribution Designation Benefiting the Public Education Fund to Appear on the State Individual Income Tax Return Forms


Mortgage Loan Licensing Exemptions

Boyd/ Bradford

Concerning the Exemption of Certain Noncommercial Mortgage-related Activities from the "Mortgage Loan Originator Licensing and Mortgage Company Registration Act"


Penalties for Graffiti

Guzman & King S/ Ferrandino & Kerr J

Concerning Graffiti


Sunset Medicaid In-home Support Services

Guzman/ Levy

Concerning In-Home Support Services, Extending their Duration


Clarify Medical Products Sales Tax Exemption

Tochtrop/ Becker

Concerning Clarification of the State Sales Tax Exemption for Sales of Medical Products


Gaming & Lottery Intercepts State Debt

Giron/ Swerdfeger

Concerning an Interception of a Person's Winnings for the Purpose of Paying an Unpaid Debt due to the State


Sunset Review Direct-entry Midwives

Carroll & Lundberg/ Acree

Concerning the Regulation of Direct-entry Midwives, and Implementing the Sunset Review Recommendations of the Department of Regulatory Agencies


Disclosure Caregiver Employment Info

Aguilar/ Gardner B & Kerr J

Concerning the Disclosure of Employment Information to an Employer Regarding a Person Employed to Work with a Person with a Developmental Disability


Repeal Document Forgery Civil Penalty

Guzman/ Pabon

Concerning the Repeal of the Civil Penalty for Document Fraud


Clarify Lis Pendens & Liens

Newell/ Gardner B & Lee

Concerning a Clarification of State law Governing the Circumstances Under which a Notice of Lis Pendens Must be Recorded in Connection with the Filing of a Debt Security Instrument as a Substitute for the Filing of Certain Liens


Adult Stem Cells Cure Fund Tax Checkoff

Hodge &Aguilar/  Summers & Fields

Concerning the Voluntary Contribution Designation Benefiting the Adult Stem Cells Cure Fund that Appears on the Sate Individual Income Tax Return Forms


Sunset Review Mental Health Professionals

Newell/ Fields

Concerning the Continuation of the Regulation of Mental health Professionals,  and Continuing the State Boards of Psychologist Examiners, Social Work Examiners, Marriage and Family Therapist Examiners, and Licensed Professional Counselor Examiners


Community Corrections Release Options

Steadman/ Pace

Statutory Changes to Improve Practices for Persons Under Community Supervision


Sunset DOR Letter Rulings

Jahn/ Beezley

Concerning the Continuation of the Authority of the Executive Director of the Department of Revenue to Issue Written Responses Upon the Request of a Taxpayer


Sunset ID Theft Fraud Unit

Jahn/ Szabo

Concerning the Repeal of the "Identity Theft and Financial Fraud Deterrence Act"