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Summary:
This bill promotes the development of hydroelectric energy facilities by expanding community solar gardens to include hydroelectric energy, expanding acceptable motor technology usable in such facilities,...
Subject:
Renewable Energy, Utilities
Year:
2014
Source:
Colorado Legislature
Summary:
This bill allows food sellers and distributes in Colorado to use labels on certain food products indicating that the food is free from genetically modified material when the food product contains less than...
Subject:
Public Health
Year:
2014
Source:
Colorado Legislature
Summary:
This bill expands the definition of tobacco products to include all products with nicotine. Under the bill, minors under the age of 18 are forbidden from purchasing nicotine products. Vendors are forbidden...
Subject:
Child Welfare, Public Health
Year:
2014
Source:
Colorado Legislature
Summary:
This act prohibits employers from using a consumer credit history for employment purposes unless the information is substantially related to the employee's current or potential job. Furthermore, an employer...
Subject:
Hiring Practices
Year:
2013
Source:
Colorado Legislature
Summary:
The act requires an institution of higher education in Colorado to classify a student as an in-state student for tuition purposes if the student: attends a public or private high school in Colorado for at...
Subject:
School Funding, Higher Education, Services, Benefits, and Programs
Year:
2013
Source:
Colorado Legislature
Summary:
This act reforms various state voting and election provisions. The act shortens the amount of time an individual needs to be a resident before they are allowed to vote in the state. The act modernizes the...
Subject:
Election Administration, Voter Registration
Year:
2013
Source:
Colorado Legislature
Summary:
The act creates the sexual assault victim emergency payment program (program). The purpose of the program is to help victims of sexual assault who need additional time to determine if they want to...
Subject:
Violent Crime
Year:
2013
Source:
Colorado Legislature
Summary:
This act expands the eligibility to the state's Medicaid program to 133 percent of the federal poverty level, adjusted for family size.
Subject:
Medicaid
Year:
2013
Source:
Colorado Legislature
Summary:
This act expands mental health services by requiring the Department of Health to issue request for proposals to create a coordinated behavioral health crisis response system. The system will include the...
Subject:
Mental Health
Year:
2013
Source:
Colorado Legislature
Summary:
This act expands the criteria for developing content standards for human sexuality education in public K-12 schools. School districts and charter schools that offer a planned curriculum in sex education are...
Subject:
Sexual Health, Curriculum and Programming, Reproductive Health, K-12 Education
Year:
2013
Source:
Colorado Legislature