SB 21-229

  • Colorado Senate Bill
  • 2021 Regular Session
  • Introduced in Senate May 19, 2021
  • Passed Senate May 19, 2021
  • Passed House Jun 01, 2021
  • Governor

Rural Jump-start Zone Grant Program

Abstract

The bill creates the rural jump-start zone grant program (grant program) and authorizes the Colorado economic development commission (commission) to issue grants, subject to available appropriations, as follows: Up to $20,000 to new businesses to establish operations; Up to $40,000 to new businesses to establish operations in a tier one transition community; Up to $2,500 to new businesses for each new hire; and Up to $5,000 to new businesses for each new hire who is hired for operations established in a tier one transition community. The bill also authorizes the commission to issue grants, at its discretion and subject to available appropriations, not to exceed $30,000 per applicant, to a state institution of higher education or an economic development organization that collaborates with a new business in order to support the new business in meeting the requirements for the business under the grant program. The bill creates the rural jump-start zone grant fund account in the Colorado economic development fund, which consists of any money appropriated to the fund by the general assembly, and may be used: By the commission to issue grants; and For the direct and indirect costs that the Colorado office of economic development incurs, not to exceed a specified amount, to administer the grant program. (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)

Votes


Actions


Jun 10, 2021

Office of the Governor

Sent to the Governor

Senate

Signed by the President of the Senate

House

Signed by the Speaker of the House

Jun 02, 2021

Senate

Senate Considered House Amendments - Result was to Concur - Repass

Jun 01, 2021

House

House Third Reading Passed - No Amendments

May 28, 2021

House

House Committee on Appropriations Refer Amended to House Committee of the Whole

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

House

House Second Reading Special Order - Passed with Amendments - Committee

May 27, 2021

House

House Committee on Finance Refer Unamended to Appropriations

  • Referral-Committee
Finance Appropriations

May 24, 2021

House

House Committee on Agriculture, Livestock, & Water Refer Unamended to Finance

  • Referral-Committee
Finance Agriculture, Livestock, & Water

May 19, 2021

Senate

Senate Third Reading Passed - No Amendments

House

Introduced In House - Assigned to Agriculture, Livestock, & Water

  • Introduction
Agriculture, Livestock, & Water

May 18, 2021

Senate

Senate Second Reading Passed with Amendments - Committee

May 14, 2021

Senate

Senate Committee on Appropriations Refer Unamended to Senate Committee of the Whole

  • Committee-Passage
  • Referral-Committee
Appropriations Senate Committee of the Whole

May 05, 2021

Senate

Senate Committee on Finance Refer Unamended to Appropriations

  • Referral-Committee
Finance Appropriations

Apr 29, 2021

Senate

Senate Committee on Local Government Refer Amended to Finance

  • Referral-Committee
Finance Local Government

Mar 31, 2021

Senate

Introduced In Senate - Assigned to Local Government

  • Introduction
Local Government

Bill Text

Bill Text Versions Format
Final Act (06/10/2021) PDF
Rerevised (06/01/2021) PDF
Revised (05/28/2021) PDF
Reengrossed (05/19/2021) PDF
Engrossed (05/18/2021) PDF
Introduced (03/31/2021) PDF
PA2 (05/28/2021) PDF
PA1 (04/30/2021) PDF
Committee Amendment PDF

Related Documents

Document Format
Fiscal Note SA1 (05/13/2021) PDF
Fiscal Note SA2 (05/27/2021) PDF
Fiscal Note FN1 (04/14/2021) PDF
Fiscal Note FN2 (05/03/2021) PDF

Sources

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