JOINT RELEASE: Whistleblower Protections Signed Into Law

July 11, 2020

Denver, CO — Governor Jared Polis today signed new legislation into law to help Colorado safely reopen by protecting workers from retaliation when they report workplace safety concerns. The bill was sponsored by Representatives Leslie Herod and Tom Sullivan, and Senators Brittany Pettersen and Robert Rodriguez. “With ongoing COVID-19 outbreaks at workplaces in our state,

Bills to Protect Vulnerable Coloradans and Improve 9-1-1 Systems Signed into Law

July 10, 2020

Denver, CO– Governor Jared Polis today signed four bills into law to protect vulnerable adults, provide equal access to clinical trials for Medicaid recipients and ensure communities across the state have a reliable and modern emergency response system. SB20-129, sponsored by Representatives Meg Froelich and Kim Ransom, protects those with court-appointed guardians by ensuring they

Governor Signs Bills to Support Restaurants, Bars, Small Businesses During COVID

July 10, 2020

Gov signs two bills to provide greater flexibility to brewpubs and restaurants, bars, hotels or other establishments selling alcoholic beverages.  Denver, CO — Today, at the Englewood Grand bar, Governor Jared Polis signed two bipartisan bills to continue to allow establishments to deliver and offer takeout of alcoholic beverages and provide brewpubs with greater flexibility