2013 Wildlife Matters Review Committee


    Report to Legislative Council                      Final Report                


Committee Members
Senators Representatives
Jeanne Nicholson, Chair Millie Hamner, Vice-chair
Matt Jones Perry Buck
Steve King Thomas Exum
Ellen Roberts Claire Levy
Lois Tochtrop Dan Nordberg
Staff Contacts:

 Bo Pogue
Brooke Maddaford
Alex Schatz

(303) 866-3521
To contact committee staff, please email: wildfiremattersreview@state.co.us


2013 Committee Schedule
Meeting Information


August 15 Agenda Summary 9:00 a.m. HCR 0112
 September 6 Agenda Summary 9:00 a.m. SCR 356
September 23 Agenda Summary 9:00 a.m. SCR 356
October 1 Agenda Summary 8:30 a.m. SCR 356
October 30 Agenda* Summary 10:00 a.m. HCR 0107
Agenda Summary 11:30 a.m. SCR 356

 *This is a joint meeting with the Water Resources Review Committee. The regular committee meeting follows.

Reports, Issue Briefs, and Memoranda
Date Title/Subject
 August 9 Binder Materials Received by Committee Members


Proposed Legislation
Bill Designation
Short Title
Former Bill Designation
Bill A Removal Of Trees By Local Govs To Reduce Fire Risk  Bill 2
Bill B Prohib Ag Buring Fire Danger & Restrict Fireworks  Bill 3
Bill C Allow CWRPDA Private Entity Forest Health Loans Bill 4
Bill D Change Wildfire Mitigation Tax Deduction To Credit Bill 5
Bill E Local Firefighter Safety Grant Program Bill 6
Bill F Wildland Firefighters Death Benefit Payments Bill 7
Bill G Immunity Pub Agencies Ins Wildfire Mitigation Bill 8
Bill H Create Wildfire Information & Resource Center Bill 10
Bill I Corrections To Prescribed Burning Program Laws Bill 9
Resolution A Honor Granite Mountain Interagency Hotshots Resolution 1
Resolution B Honor Colorado National Guard Resolution 2


Bills Not Recommended to Legislative Council
Bill Designation Short Title
Bill 1 Wildfire Mitigation Codes New Construction