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Bill No. Title Bill DocsBill SubjectIntro DateHouse SponsorsHouse CommitteeSenate CommitteeSenate SponsorsStatusCCW SummaryHearing DateFiscal NotesCommentPosition
HB20-1026 Create Twenty-third Judicial District Bill Documents- Courts & Judicial
01/08/2020K. Van Winkle (R)
M. Weissman (D)
JudiciaryJudiciaryR. Fields (D)
R. Gardner (R)
Governor Signed: 03/20/2020

Concerning the creation of a twenty-third judicial district.

Fiscal Notes : 04/30/2020b
HB20-1048 Race Trait Hairstyle Anti-discrimination Protect Bill Documents- Education & School Finance (Pre & K-12)
- Housing
- Labor & Employment
01/08/2020J. Buckner (D)
L. Herod (D)
Business Affairs and LaborState, Veterans and Military AffairsR. Fields (D)Governor Signed: 03/06/2020

Concerning a prohibition against discrimination based on a person's traits that are historically associated with race.

Fiscal Notes : 06/22/2020c
HB20-1076 Regulation Of Claims Against Insurance Companies By Insured Parties Bill Documents- Health Care & Health Insurance
- Insurance
01/08/2020D. Williams (R)Health and InsuranceHouse Committee on Health & Insurance Postpone Indefinitely: 01/22/2020

Concerning the regulation of insurance companies, and, in connection therewith, requiring the commissioner of insurance to hold certain hearings within sixty days after a party's request for a hearing; prohibiting the imposition of an administrative fee in association with certain administrative hearings; allowing the commissioner of insurance to award treble damages and attorney fees to an insured party if an insurer breaches the terms of an enforceable policy held by the insured party; making determinations that arise pursuant to certain administrative hearings admissible as evidence in any subsequent civil action; prohibiting the imposition of fees on plaintiffs to recover costs associated with certain jury trials involving insurance claims; prohibiting defendant insurers from filing motions for summary judgment, directed verdicts, judgments on the pleadings, or any other alternative outcomes in certain cases involving insurance claims when the plaintiff has requested a jury trial; requiring a court to assess treble damages, court costs, and attorney fees against an insurer that denies an insurance claim in bad faith; and specifying an insurer's unilateral change to or cancellation of a prepaid policy is an unfair or deceptive insurance practice.

Fiscal Notes : 01/21/2020e
HB20-1089 Employee Protection Lawful Off-duty Activities Bill Documents- Labor & Employment
01/10/2020J. Melton (D)Business Affairs and LaborHouse Committee on Business Affairs & Labor Postpone Indefinitely: 02/19/2020

Concerning clarification that the prohibition on an employer terminating an employee for the employee's lawful off-duty activities extends to activities that are lawful under state law even if those activities are not lawful under federal law.

Fiscal Notes : 05/01/2020e
HB20-1141 Fees Charged To Tenants By Landlords Bill Documents- Housing
01/16/2020S. Gonzales-Gutierrez (D)
Y. Caraveo (D)
Business Affairs and LaborJ. Gonzales (D)House Committee on Business Affairs & Labor Postpone Indefinitely: 02/26/2020

Concerning restrictions on the fees charged by landlords.

Fiscal Notes : 07/08/2020c
HB20-1195 Consumer Digital Repair Bill Of Rights Bill Documents- Business & Economic Development
- Telecommunications & Information Technology
01/30/2020J. Singer (D)
B. Titone (D)
Business Affairs and LaborJ. Cooke (R)
J. Bridges (D)
House Committee on Business Affairs & Labor Postpone Indefinitely: 05/27/2020

Concerning a requirement that a manufacturer of digital electronic equipment facilitate the repair of the equipment by providing persons other than authorized repair providers affiliated with the manufacturer with the resources needed to repair the equipment.

Fiscal Notes : 08/10/2020e
HB20-1233 Basic Life Functions In Public Spaces Bill Documents- State Government
01/31/2020J. Melton (D)
A. Benavidez (D)
Transportation and Local GovernmentHouse Committee on Transportation & Local Government Postpone Indefinitely: 02/26/2020 Concerning constitutional protections for conducting basic life functions in public spaces.


Fiscal Notes : 07/14/2020e
HB20-1287 Colorado Rights Act Bill Documents- Civil Law
- Courts & Judicial
02/04/2020M. Soper (R)JudiciaryP. Lee (D)
V. Marble (R)
House Committee on Judiciary Postpone Indefinitely: 03/05/2020

Concerning enforcement of Colorado constitutional rights in Colorado state courts.

Fiscal Notes : 08/19/2020e
HB20-1290 Failure-to-cooperate Defense First-party Insurance Bill Documents- Courts & Judicial
- Health Care & Health Insurance
- Insurance
02/07/2020A. Garnett (D)JudiciaryState, Veterans and Military AffairsS. Fenberg (D)Governor Signed: 07/02/2020

Concerning the ability of an insurer to use a failure-to-cooperate defense in an action in which the insured has made a claim under insurance coverage for an incident.

Fiscal Notes : 08/17/2020e
HB20-1296 Civil Action Statute Of Limitations Sexual Assault Bill Documents- Courts & Judicial
02/12/2020D. Michaelson Jenet (D)
M. Soper (R)
JudiciaryState, Veterans and Military AffairsD. Coram (R)
J. Gonzales (D)
Senate Committee on State, Veterans, & Military Affairs Postpone Indefinitely: 06/12/2020

Concerning changing the statute of limitations applicable to civil actions alleging sexual misconduct for which the statute of limitations has not yet run as of January 1, 2021.

Fiscal Notes : 07/20/2020c
HB20-1348 Additional Liability Under Respondeat Superior Bill Documents- Civil Law
- Military & Veterans
03/05/2020C. Kennedy (D)JudiciaryJ. Gonzales (D)House Committee on Judiciary Postpone Indefinitely: 05/26/2020

Concerning additional liability of a defendant who admits liability under respondeat superior.

Fiscal Notes : 07/23/2020e
HB20-1414 Price Gouge Amid Disaster Deceptive Trade Practice Bill Documents- Financial Services & Commerce
06/04/2020M. Weissman (D)
B. Titone (D)
State, Veterans, and Military AffairsFinanceM. Foote (D)
B. Pettersen (D)
Governor Signed: 07/14/2020

Concerning a prohibition against engaging in price gouging for a period following a declared disaster.

Fiscal Notes : 07/27/2020c
HB20-1415 Whistleblower Protection Public Health Emergencies Bill Documents- Labor & Employment
06/04/2020L. Herod (D)
T. Sullivan (D)
FinanceFinanceB. Pettersen (D)
R. Rodriguez (D)
Governor Signed: 07/11/2020

Concerning a worker's rights in the workplace for conduct related to a principal's actions during a public health emergency.


Fiscal Notes : 07/27/2020c
SB20-063 Recodify Statutes Concerning Department Of Law Bill Documents- State Government
01/08/2020M. Weissman (D)
H. McKean (R)
JudiciaryJudiciaryP. Lee (D)Governor Signed: 03/11/2020

Concerning the recodification of statutory provisions governing the department of law.

Fiscal Notes : 06/17/2020c
SB20-064 Authority Attorney General Challenge Fed-reviewed Mergers And Antitrust Bill Documents- Business & Economic Development
01/08/2020K. Tipper (D)
M. Soper (R)
JudiciaryJudiciaryM. Foote (D)Governor Signed: 03/20/2020

Concerning the repeal of a prohibition on the state attorney general bringing an action under state antitrust law when certain corporate actions have been reviewed by a federal entity.

Fiscal Notes : 08/05/2020c
SB20-080 Consumer Protection Act Damages Bill Documents- Civil Law
- Courts & Judicial
01/13/2020S. Woodrow (D)FinanceJudiciaryR. Rodriguez (D)House Committee on Finance Postpone Indefinitely: 06/04/2020

Concerning amending the "Colorado Consumer Protection Act" to increase the damages for which a plaintiff is eligible.

Fiscal Notes : 08/21/2020e
SB20-093 Consumer And Employee Dispute Resolution Fairness Bill Documents- Courts & Judicial
- Labor & Employment
01/13/2020M. Weissman (D)
D. Jackson (D)
FinanceJudiciaryM. Foote (D)
S. Fenberg (D)
House Committee on Finance Postpone Indefinitely: 06/04/2020

Concerning protections related to mandatory agreement provisions, and, in connection therewith, enacting the "Consumer and Employee Dispute Resolution Fairness Act".

Fiscal Notes : 08/24/2020e
SB20-108 Landlord Prohibitions Tenant Citizenship Status Bill Documents- Housing
- Immigration
01/15/2020S. Gonzales-Gutierrez (D)Business Affairs and LaborLocal GovernmentJ. Gonzales (D)House Committee on Business Affairs & Labor Postpone Indefinitely: 05/27/2020

Concerning a prohibition on a landlord engaging in certain activities related to a tenant's citizenship status.

Fiscal Notes : 08/24/2020c
SB20-138 Consumer Protection Construction Defect Time Period Bill Documents-
- Business & Economic Development
- Civil Law
- Courts & Judicial
- Housing
- Professions & Occupations
01/27/2020JudiciaryR. Rodriguez (D)Senate Second Reading Laid Over to 12/31/2020 - No Amendments: 05/28/2020

Concerning increased consumer protection for homeowners seeking relief for construction defects.

Fiscal Notes : 08/24/2020e
SB20-205 Sick Leave For Employees Bill Documents- Labor & Employment
- Public Health
05/26/2020K. Becker (D)
Y. Caraveo (D)
Health and InsuranceState, Veterans and Military AffairsJ. Bridges (D)
S. Fenberg (D)
Governor Signed: 07/14/2020

Concerning the requirement that employers offer sick leave to their employees.

Fiscal Notes : 09/08/2020c
SB20-207 Unemployment Insurance Bill Documents- Labor & Employment
05/26/2020M. Gray (D)
T. Sullivan (D)
FinanceFinanceF. Winter (D)
C. Hansen (D)
Governor Signed: 07/14/2020

Concerning unemployment insurance.

Fiscal Notes : 08/11/2020c
SB20-216 Workers' Compensation For COVID-19 Bill Documents- Labor & Employment
06/02/2020K. Mullica (D)FinanceR. Rodriguez (D)Senate Committee on Appropriations Postpone Indefinitely: 06/10/2020

Concerning the creation of presumptions related to an essential worker who contracts COVID-19 for purposes related to workers' compensation.

Fiscal Notes : 08/07/2020c
SB20-217 Enhance Law Enforcement Integrity Bill Documents- Crimes, Corrections, & Enforcement
06/03/2020L. Herod (D)
S. Gonzales-Gutierrez (D)
FinanceState, Veterans and Military AffairsR. Fields (D)
L. Garcia (D)
Governor Signed: 06/19/2020

Concerning measures to enhance law enforcement integrity.

Fiscal Notes : 06/30/2020c
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