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Bill Detail: HB20-1184

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Title Sunset Colorado Seed Act
Status Governor Signed (06/29/2020)
Bill Subjects
  • Agriculture
House Sponsors B. Buentello (D)
R. Pelton (R)
Senate Sponsors K. Donovan (D)
D. Hisey (R)
House Committee Rural Affairs and Agriculture
Senate Committee Finance
Date Introduced 01/30/2020

Sunset Process - House Rural Affairs and Agriculture
Committee. The bill implements recommendations of the department of
regulatory agencies' sunset review and report on the registration functions

of the commissioner of agriculture (commissioner) regarding the
Colorado Seed Act by:
  • Continuing the commissioner's registration functions for 11
years, until 2031 (Sections 1 and 2 of the bill);
  • Repealing the statutory fee caps for registration and
allowing the commissioner to establish registration fees by
rule (section 3);
  • Removing the fee discount afforded to registrants with
respect to registering a second and any additional locations
(section 3);
  • Authorizing the commissioner to establish a registration
renewal schedule by rule and repealing language that made
each registration effective for one year from March 1
through the last day in February, regardless of when the
registration was approved (section 3); and
  • Removing obsolete language requiring money to be
transferred between funds in 2009 (section 4).

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