DENVER — Friday, March 29, 2013 — Gov. John Hickenlooper signed several bills into law today.
|HB13-1016||Payment POD Accounts To Beneficiaries||Gardner / Jahn||Concerning the distribution to beneficiaries of amounts on Pay-On-Death (POD) financial institution accounts pursuant to written designation in the records of the financial institution.|
|HB13-1027||PUC Director Report To GA On Rate Cases||Conti / Tochtrop||Concerning an increase in the transparency of proceedings before the Public Utilities Commission by requiring the director of the commission to report annually to the General Assembly regarding recent energy rate cases.|
|HB13-1083||Motorcycle Operator Safety Training Program||Ginal / Tochtrop||Concerning the Motorcycle Operator Safety Training program.|
|HB13-1104||Mental Hlth Profl Oral Disclosure Peer Assist||Kraft-Tharp / Newell||Concerning the regulation of mental health professionals and repealing the requirement that professionals provide required disclosures orally and modifying the mental health professional peer health assistance program.|
|HB13-1118||Issuing IDs To Retired Peace Officers||Rosenthal / King||Concerning requiring law enforcement agencies to issue photographic identification to certain retired peace agencies.|
|HB13-1168||Recognize Unincorporated Acequia Ditches||Vigil / Schwartz||Concerning an expansion in the ability of a ditch to operate as an Acequia ditch.|
|SB13-008||Eliminate Waiting Period Under CHP+||Newell / McCann||Concerning elimination of the waiting period for children’s eligibility under the children’s basic health plan.|
|SB13-113||Natural Resource Damage Recovery Fund||JBC||Concerning the natural resource damage recovery fund.|
|SB13-134||Sales Tax Collection Motor Vehicle Sold At Auction||Baumgardner / Sonnenberg||Concerning the process for collecting sales tax due on motor vehicles purchased through an auction sale.|
|SB13-152||Sunset Review Asbestos Abatement||Aguilar / May||Concerning the continuation of the asbestos abatement certification process conducted by the Department of Public Health and the Environment, and implementing the Department of Regulatory Agencies’ recommendations in the 2012 sunset report.|
|SB13-163||Sunset Review Newborn Infants Hearing Advisory Cmt||Newell / Singer||Concerning the sunset review of the advisory committee on hearing in newborn infants and implementing the recommendations of the Department of Regulatory Agencies to continue the advisory committee indefinitely.|
|SB13-177||Reduce Juvenile Detention Bed Cap||JBC||Concerning changes to the juvenile corrections programs resulting in cost reductions and reducing the juvenile detention bed cap, reducing the appropriation for commitment beds and assessment services, and making an appropriation for transportation.|
For a complete list of Hickenlooper’s 2013 legislation decisions, click here.