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HB 20-1326

  • Colorado House Bill
  • 2020 Regular Session
  • Introduced in House May 27, 2020
  • Passed House May 27, 2020
  • Senate
  • Governor

Create Occupational Credential Portability Program

Abstract

The bill: Creates the occupational credential portability program that would apply to most professions and occupations regulated by the division of professions and occupations within the department of regulatory agencies; Requires the director of the division and most regulatory boards and commissions within the division (regulators) to strive to reduce certification, registration, and licensure barriers for applicants; and Gives regulators rule-making authority to establish an occupational credential portability program in the least burdensome way necessary to protect the public. The bill also relocates the existing occupational credential exemption for military spouses to the new occupational credential portability program and modifies the exemption. (Note: Italicized words indicate new material added to the original summary; dashes through words indicate deletions from the original summary.) (Note: This summary applies to the reengrossed version of this bill as introduced in the second house.)

Bill Sponsors (4)

Shannon Bird

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • 35
Primary

Kevin Van Winkle

  • Republican
  • lower
  • 43
Primary

Pete Lee

  • Democratic
  • upper
  • 11
Primary

Bob Gardner

  • Republican
  • upper
  • 12
Primary

Votes


May 27, 2020

BILL

Pass

House

Actions


May 28, 2020

Senate

Senate Committee on State, Veterans, & Military Affairs Refer Unamended - Consent Calendar to Senate Committee of the Whole

  • Committee-Passage
State, Veterans, & Military Affairs

May 27, 2020

Senate

Introduced In Senate - Assigned to State, Veterans, & Military Affairs

  • Introduction
State, Veterans, & Military Affairs

House

House Third Reading Passed - No Amendments

May 26, 2020

House

House Second Reading Special Order - Passed with Amendments - Committee, Floor

Mar 11, 2020

House

House Committee on Business Affairs & Labor Refer Amended to House Committee of the Whole

  • Referral-Committee
  • Committee-Passage
House Committee of the Whole

Feb 25, 2020

House

Introduced In House - Assigned to Business Affairs & Labor

  • Introduction
Business Affairs & Labor

Bill Text

Bill Text Versions Format
Reengrossed (05/27/2020) PDF
Engrossed (05/26/2020) PDF
Introduced (02/25/2020) PDF
PA1 (03/12/2020) PDF
Committee Amendment PDF

Related Documents

Document Format
Fiscal Note FN1 (03/10/2020) PDF

Sources

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