House Passes Colorado Partnership for Quality Jobs and Services Act

February 18, 2020

Legislation would improve state services and allow state employees to join together to bargain for better pay and terms of employment DENVER, CO — The Colorado House today passed the Colorado Partnership for Quality Jobs and Services Act by a vote of 41-23. HB20-1153, sponsored by Representative Daneya Esgar and cosponsored by the entire House

Froelich’s Bill to Streamline Rape Kit Tracking and Bolster Rights of Sexual Assault Survivors Advances

February 13, 2020

DENVER, CO — Representative  Meg Froelich’s bill to improve how Colorado catalogues and maintains forensic medical evidence of sexual assault, known as rape kits, today was approved by the House Judiciary Committee. If enacted, the bill would begin the process of creating a rape kit tracking system, add  victims’ rights provisions and give them more

Rep. Buentello’s Bills a Win for Veterans and Rural Law Enforcement

February 13, 2020

Bills to provide free state park access for disabled veterans and create scholarships for rural law enforcement for officer training pass committees  Denver, CO– Earlier today, the House Committee on Rural Affairs and Agriculture unanimously passed Representative Bri Buentello’s legislation to provide free state park access for all Colorado disabled veterans. This afternoon, the Judiciary