DENVER — Thursday, June 1, 2017 — Gov. John Hickenlooper signed these bills into law today.

Number

Title

Sponsors

Summary

HB 17-1315

Require Division Of Criminal Justice To Report Driving Under The Influence Of Drugs and Alcohol Data

Sens. Fields & Gardner / Reps. Singer & Lawrence

Concerning the acquisition of data to analyze the types of DUI offenses being committed by offenders and, in connection therewith, making an appropriation.

SB 17-027

Increase Penalty Texting While Driving

Sen. Court / Rep. Melton

Concerning an increase in the penalty for text messaging while operating a motor vehicle.

SB 17-229

Penalties When Passing Stationary Vehicles

Sen. Holbert / Reps. Mitsch Bush & Lawrence

Concerning failure to exhibit due care when passing vehicles displaying visual signals.

SB 17-213

Automated Driving Motor Vehicles

Sens. Moreno & Hill / Reps. Winter & Bridges

Concerning authorization for automated driving systems to control motor vehicles throughout Colorado.

HB 17-1035

Sex Assault And Stalking Victims May Break Leases

Sen. Cooke / Rep. Jackson

Concerning allowing certain crime victims to break their rental agreements under certain circumstances.

SB 17-217

Sunset Board Of Veterans Community Living Centers

Sen. Garcia / Rep. Michaelson Jenet

Concerning the continuation of the board of commissioners of veterans community living centers.

SB 17-212

Sunset Board Of Veterans Affairs

Sen. Crowder / Rep. Weissman

Concerning the continuation of the Colorado Board of Veterans Affairs.

HB 17-1004

College Credit For Military Education And Training

Sens. Garcia & Hill / Reps. Michaelson Jenet & Danielson

Concerning a statewide policy for awarding college credit for military education and training.

SB 17-249

Sunset Division Of Insurance

Sens. Williams, A & Smallwood / Rep. Ginal

Concerning the continuation of the division of insurance, and, in connection therewith, implementing the recommendations contained in the 2016 sunset report by the department of regulatory agencies.

SB 17-180

Public Utilities Commission Streamlined Enforcement Of Motor Carriers

Sen. Cooke / Rep. Esgar

Concerning a streamlined approach for the enforcement of regulations governing motor carriers in matters before the public utilities commission.

HB 17-1231

Market Conduct Examinations Insurance Companies

Sens. Tate & Smallwood / Reps. Lawrence & Arndt

Concerning a reorganization of statutes governing the authority of the commissioner of insurance to examine companies engaged in the business of insurance in this state.

SB 17-215

Sunset Licensed Real Estate Brokers & Subdivision Developers

Sen. Priola / Rep. Gray

Concerning the continuation under the sunset law of the division of real estate, and, in connection therewith, implementing the recommendations contained in the sunset report prepared by the department of regulatory agencies.

SB 17-216

Sunset Continue Fair Debt Collections Act

Sen. Gardner / Reps. Lontine & Becker, K.

Concerning continuation of the regulation of collection agencies under the 'Colorado Fair Debt Collection Practices Act', and, in connection therewith, implementing the recommendations of the 2016 sunset report of the department of regulatory agencies and making an appropriation.

SB 17-040

Public Access To Government Files

Sen. Kefalas / Rep. Pabon

Concerning public access to files maintained by governmental bodies.

For a list of the governor’s legislative actions, please visit here.

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