2017 legislative session

This Week in Policy

Transportation Infrastructure Funding Passes Committee Earlier this week, our President and CEO Kelly Brough joined partners from across the state to testify in support of House Bill 1242, this time in the Senate Transportation Committee. ...

This Week In Policy

Implementing the Colorado Water Plan This week the Chamber supported three bills that implement parts of the Colorado Water Plan—a first-of-its-kind document for the state to plan for Colorado’s future water needs. In 2015, before ...

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Second TABOR Reform Bill Introduced Another opportunity to address a years-long Chamber priority to free up general funds for education and transportation surfaced in the Senate this week. Senate Bill 267 would, among other things, ...

This Week in Policy

TABOR Reform Bill Advances Twenty-five years after Colorado voters approved the Taxpayer’s Bill of Rights, better known as TABOR, we’ve seen the impact of prescribing caps and investment requirements in our constitution. While we continue ...

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Construction Defects Bill Slated for Committee Hearing We told you last week about the multitude of bills we’re tracking related to construction defects. We’ve continued to engage on this issue because of the onslaught of ...