Guv Signs Teen Mom Child Care Bill into Law

May 19, 2016

(May 19) – A bipartisan bill By Rep. Daniel Kagan, D-Cherry Hills Village, and Minority Leader Brian DelGrosso, R-Loveland, to help teen moms and domestic violence survivors continue their education by removing a barrier to child care was signed by Gov. John Hickenlooper today. “This bill is removing barriers for teen moms and victims of

Bill to Crack Down on Elder Abuse Becomes Law

May 19, 2016

(May 19) – A bill by Rep. Jessie Danielson to add protection against elder abuse was signed in to law by Gov. John Hickenlooper this morning at Wheat Ridge City Hall. HB16-1027 allows a prosecuting attorney to automatically video record the deposition of victims of elder abuse in order to preserve a victim’s testimony in

Three Young Bills Become Law

May 18, 2016

(May 18) – Gov. John Hickenlooper came to Greeley this morning to sign three bills by Rep. Dave Young, D-Greeley, aimed at protecting the health and well-being of Colorado’s most vulnerable citizens. HB16-1101, signed this morning at Northern Colorado Medical Center, allows a physician to designate another physician to act as a patient’s decision-maker for

Foote-Duran School Safety Bill Becomes Law

May 18, 2016

(May 18) – Gov. John Hickenlooper signed a bill by Rep. Mike Foote and Majority Leader Crisanta Duran today to give mental health professionals the discretion to disclose information if a client makes a threat against the safety of a school or its students. Before HB16-1063 was signed in to law this afternoon at Sunset