Brownstein Colorado Ballot Initiative Tracker

Brownstein’s Political Law Group presents this comprehensive tracker of all Colorado statewide ballot initiatives proposed during the 2017-2018 cycle, including any appeals from the Title Board to the Colorado Supreme Court. Information will be updated within 24 hours of any change. Where available, hyperlinks are provided to the initiative’s final text, title, review and comment memo, appellate decision, fiscal impact estimate and ballot analysis.

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For more information on any measure, contact Brownstein attorneys Jason Dunn or David Meschke.

 

2017-2018 Colorado Ballot Initiatives 

The deadlines to submit a measure for consideration at the November 2018 election are March 23 (to Legislative Council) and April 6 (to Title Board).
 

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Government Reform

Summary
Status
Notes
 

#1: Expand Role of Independent Ethics Commission (constitutional) – seeks to transfer responsibilities of the Commission on Judicial Discipline to the Independent Ethics Commission and to establish new procedures for prosecuting complaints against state judges

Will not appear on ballot – withdrawn by proponents

Proponents: Chris Forsyth and Laurie Forsyth

05/20/16:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

06/01/16:

Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

06/03/16:

Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

06/03/16:

Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

12/05/16:

Initial Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

12/07/16:

Title Board Hearing Scheduled; Withdrawn by Proponents Prior to Title Board Hearing

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Housing

Summary
Status
Notes
 

#2: Limit Residential Housing Growth (constitutional) – seeks to allow a county to limit residential housing growth uniformly throughout county, including in home rule cities within the county, so that the number of dwelling units does not increase by more than 1% annually

Will not appear on ballot – withdrawn by proponents; proponents are pursuing related initiative #4

Proponents: Daniel Hayes and Julianne Page

Related Initiatives: #2, #3, #4, #47, #66

07/20/16:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council; Withdrawn by Proponents Prior to Review and Comment Hearing 

 

#3: Limit Residential Housing Growth (constitutional) – seeks to allow a county to limit residential housing growth uniformly throughout county, including in home rule cities within the county, so that the number of dwelling units does not increase by more than 1% annually

Review and Comment hearing held; has not been filed with Secretary of State; proponents are pursuing related initiative #4

Proponents: Daniel Hayes and Julianne Page

Related Initiatives: #2, #3, #4, #47, #66

08/03/16:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

08/01/16:

Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

08/08/16:

Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

 

#4: Limit Residential Housing Growth (constitutional) – seeks to allow a county to limit residential housing growth uniformly throughout county, including in home rule cities within the county, so that the number of dwelling units does not increase by more than 1% annually

Expired; proponents appear to be pursuing related initiative #66

Proponents: Daniel Hayes and Julianne Page

Related Initiatives: #2, #3, #4, #47, #66

10/24/16:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

11/03/16:

Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

11/07/16:

Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

11/23/16:

Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

12/07/16:

Title Board Hearing Held; Title Denied for Lack of Single Subject

12/09/16:

Resubmitted Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

12/14/16:

Abstract and Revised Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

12/21/16:

New Title Board Hearing Held; Single Subject Approved and Title Set

12/28/16:

Motion for Rehearing #1 Filed and Motion for Rehearing #2 Filed

01/04/17: Motions for Rehearing Denied Except to Extend that Title Amended by Title Board

1/11/17: Appeal Filed with Colorado Supreme Court

05/30/17:

Opinion of the Colorado Supreme Court

08/07/17:

Petition Format Approved for Circulation 

11/30/17:

Signatures Due

 

#47: Limit Residential Housing Growth (statutory) – seeks to allow a county to limit residential housing growth uniformly throughout county, including in home rule cities within the county, so that the number of dwelling units does not increase by more than 1% annually (similar to initiatives #2, #3, and #4, but statutory rather than constitutional)

Review and Comment Hearing held; has not been filed with Secretary of State; proponents appear to be pursuing related initiative #66

Proponents: Daniel Hayes and Julianne Page

Related Initiatives: #2, #3, #4, #47, #66

08/28/17:

Initial TextInitial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

09/08/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

09/11/17:

Review and Comment MemoReview and Comment Hearing Held

 

#66: Limit Residential Housing Growth (statutory) – seeks to allow voters to enact residential growth proposals on a county-wide basis and seeks to enact 1% annual residential growth limits in eight counties beginning in 2019 (similar to initiatives #2, #3, and #4, but statutory rather than constitutional)

Before the Colorado Supreme Court on appeal

Proponents: Daniel Hayes and Julianne Page

Related Initiatives: #2, #3, #4, #47, #66

10/16/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

10/18/17:

Letter issued

11/15/17:

Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

12/05/17:

Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

12/06/17:

Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

12/13/17:

Motion for Rehearing Filed

12/20/17:

Title Board Rehearing Held and Motion for Rehearing Denied

12/27/17:

Appeal filed with Colorado Supreme Court

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Health Care

Summary
Status
Notes
 

#5: Expand Scope of Medical Aid in Dying (constitutional) – seeks to expand use of “medical aid in dying” beyond patients possessing “mental competency” into “incompetency” if conditions of the patient’s “conditional medical aid in dying agreement” are met

Will not appear on ballot – withdrawn by proponents; proponents appear to be pursuing related initiative #8

Proponents: Lance Wright and Brandon Davis

Related Initiatives: #5; #8

11/08/16:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council; Withdrawn by Proponents Prior to Review and Comment Hearing

 

#8: Expand Scope of Medical Aid in Dying (constitutional) – seeks to expand use of “medical aid in dying” beyond patients possessing “mental competency” into “incompetency” if conditions of the patient’s “conditional medical aid in dying agreement” are met

Review and Comment hearing held; has not been filed with Secretary of State

Proponents: Lance Wright and Alvin Otsuka

Related Initiatives: #5; #8

12/12/16:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

12/16/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

12/27/16:

Review and Comment Hearing held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services 

 

#85: Disclosure of Health Care Charges (statutory) – seeks to increase price transparency in healthcare billing by requiring that fees are published publically, that bills are itemized, that carriers disclose the basis of payments, and that drug prices are transparent

Review and Comment Hearing held; has not been filed with Secretary of State

Proponents: David Silverstein and Andrew Graham

Related Initiatives: #85, #114, #115, #116, #117, #118, #119, #120, #121, #122, #123, #146, #147

12/08/17:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

12/19/17:
Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

12/21/17:
Review and Comment Hearing Held

 

#114: Transparency in Healthcare Billing (statutory) – seeks to increase healthcare billing transparency by requiring that fees are published publically, that bills are itemized, that carriers disclose the basis of payments, and that drug prices are transparent

Withdrawn before Review and Comment Hearing

Proponents: David Silverstein and Andrew Graham

Related Initiatives: #85, #114, #115, #116, #117, #118, #119, #120, #121, #122, #123, #146, #147

01/10/18:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

 

#115: Transparency in Healthcare Billing (statutory) – seeks to increase healthcare billing transparency by requiring that fees are published publically, that bills are itemized, that carriers disclose the basis of payments, and that drug prices are transparent

Withdrawn before Review and Comment Hearing

Proponents: David Silverstein and Andrew Graham

Related Initiatives: #85, #114, #115, #116, #117, #118, #119, #120, #121, #122, #123, #146, #147

01/10/18:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

 

#116: Transparency in Health Insurance Billing (statutory) – seeks to increase healthcare insurance carrier billing transparency by requiring that carriers post specific information related to billing on their websites 

Withdrawn before Review and Comment Hearing

Proponents: David Silverstein and Andrew Graham

Related Initiatives: #85, #114, #115, #116, #117, #118, #119, #120, #121, #122, #123, #146, #147

01/10/18:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

 

#117: Transparency in Prescription Drug Prices (statutory) – seeks to increase prescription drug prices transparency by requiring that pharmacies publish their retail drug prices

Withdrawn before Review and Comment Hearing

Proponents: David Silverstein and Andrew Graham

Related Initiatives: #85, #114, #115, #116, #117, #118, #119, #120, #121, #122, #123, #146, #147

01/10/18:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

 

#118: Transparency in Health Care Billing (statutory) – seeks to increase healthcare billing transparency by requiring that fees are published publicly, that bills are itemized, that providers provide disclosures on participation in health plans, that carriers disclose the basis of payments, and that drug prices are transparent

Withdrawn

Proponents: David Silverstein and Andrew Graham

Related Initiatives: #85, #114, #115, #116, #117, #118, #119, #120, #121, #122, #123, #146, #147

01/11/18:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

01/23/18:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

01/25/18:

Review and Comment Hearing Held

01/26/18:

Original Text Filed with Secretary of State

01/26/18:

Amended Text Filed with Secretary of State

01/26/18:

Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

02/07/18:

Initial Title Board Hearing Scheduled

 

#119: Transparency in Health Care Insurance Carrier Billing (statutory) – seeks to increase healthcare insurance carrier billing transparency by requiring that carriers post specific information related to billing on their websites

Title Board Rehearing Held and Title Set; awaiting approval for circulation for signatures

Proponents: David Silverstein and Andrew Graham

Related Initiatives: #85, #114, #115, #116, #117, #118, #119, #120, #121, #122, #123, #146, #147

01/11/18:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

01/23/18:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

01/25/18:

Review and Comment Hearing Held

01/26/18:

Original Text Filed with Secretary of State

01/26/18:

Amended Text Filed with Secretary of State

01/26/18:

Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

02/06/18:

Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

02/07/18:

Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

02/21/18:

Title Board Rehearing Held and Motion for Rehearing Denied Except for Changes to the Title

 

#120: Transparency in Prescription Drug Prices (statutory) – seeks to increase prescription drug prices transparency by requiring that pharmacies publish their retail drug prices

Title Board Rehearing Held and Title Set; awaiting approval for circulation for signatures

Proponents: David Silverstein and Andrew Graham

Related Initiatives: #85, #114, #115, #116, #117, #118, #119, #120, #121, #122, #123, #146, #147

01/11/18:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

01/23/18:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

01/25/18:

Review and Comment Hearing Held

01/26/18:

Original Text Filed with Secretary of State

01/26/18:

Amended Text Filed with Secretary of State

01/26/18:

Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

02/06/18:

Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

02/07/18:

Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

02/21/18:

Title Board Rehearing Held and Motion for Rehearing Denied

 

#121: Transparency in Health Care Billing (statutory) – seeks to increase healthcare billing transparency by requiring that fees are published publicly, that bills are itemized, that providers provide disclosures on participation in health plans, that carriers disclose the basis of payments, and that drug prices are transparent

Title Board Rehearing Held and Title Set; awaiting approval for circulation for signatures

Proponents: David Silverstein and Andrew Graham

Related Initiatives: #85, #114, #115, #116, #117, #118, #119, #120, #121, #122, #123, #146, #147

01/11/18:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

01/23/18:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

01/25/18:

Review and Comment Hearing Held

01/26/18:

Original Text Filed with Secretary of State

01/26/18:

Amended Text Filed with Secretary of State

01/26/18:

Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

02/06/18:

Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

02/07/18:

Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

02/21/18:

Title Board Rehearing Held and Motion for Rehearing Denied Except for Changes to the Title

 

#122: Transparency in Billing by Health Care Providers (statutory) – seeks to increase healthcare provider billing transparency by requiring that providers publish its fee schedule or chargemaster for the healthcare services it provides

Title Board Rehearing Held and Title Set; awaiting approval for circulation for signatures

Proponents: David Silverstein and Andrew Graham

Related Initiatives: #85, #114, #115, #116, #117, #118, #119, #120, #121, #122, #123, #146, #147

01/11/18:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

01/23/18:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

01/25/18:

Review and Comment Hearing Held

01/26/18:

Original Text Filed with Secretary of State

01/26/18:

Amended Text Filed with Secretary of State

01/26/18:

Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

02/06/18:

Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

02/07/18:

Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

02/21/18:

Title Board Rehearing Held and Motion for Rehearing Denied Except for Changes to the Title

 

#123: Transparency in Health Care Billing (statutory) – seeks to increase healthcare billing transparency by requiring that fees are published publically, that bills are itemized, that providers provide disclosures on participation in health plans, that carriers disclose the basis of payments, and that drug prices are transparent

Title Board Rehearing Held and Title Set; awaiting approval for circulation for signatures

Proponents: David Silverstein and Andrew Graham

Related Initiatives: #85, #114, #115, #116, #117, #118, #119, #120, #121, #122, #123, #146, #147

01/11/18:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

01/24/18:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

01/26/18:

Review and Comment Hearing Held

01/26/18:

Original Text Filed with Secretary of State

01/26/18:

Amended Text Filed with Secretary of State

01/26/18:

Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

02/06/18:

Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

02/07/18:

Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

02/21/18:

Title Board Rehearing Held and Motion for Rehearing Denied Except for Changes to the Title

 

#146: Transparency in Health Care Billing (statutory) – seeks to increase healthcare billing transparency by requiring that fees are published publically, that bills are itemized, that providers provide disclosures on participation in health plans, that carriers disclose the basis of payments, and that drug prices are transparent

Awaiting Review and Comment Hearing

Proponents: David Silverstein and Andrew Graham

Related Initiatives: #85, #114, #115, #116, #117, #118, #119, #120, #121, #122, #123, #146, #147

02/08/18:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

02/22/18:

Review and Comment Hearing Scheduled

 

#147: Transparency in Health Care Insurance Carrier Billing (statutory) – seeks to increase healthcare insurance carrier billing transparency by requiring that carriers post specific information related to billing on their websites

Awaiting Review and Comment Hearing

Proponents: David Silverstein and Andrew Graham

Related Initiatives: #85, #114, #115, #116, #117, #118, #119, #120, #121, #122, #123, #146, #147

02/08/18:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

02/22/18:

Review and Comment Hearing Scheduled

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Alcohol

Summary
Status
Notes
 

#6: Lower Drinking Age to 18 (not specified whether constitutional or statutory) – seeks to lower the age to possesses, purchase, and consume beer, wine, and spirits from 21 years old to 18 years old

Will not appear on ballot –withdrawn by proponents; proponents appear to be pursuing related initiative #7

Proponents: James Leamon and Codey Tamez

Related Initiatives: #6; #7, #9

05/20/16:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council; Withdrawn by Proponents Prior to Review and Comment Hearing

 
#7: Lower Drinking Age to 18 (statutory) – seeks to lower the age to possesses, purchase, and consume beer, wine, and spirits from 21 years old to 18 years old
Review and Comment hearing held; has not been filed with Secretary of State

Proponents: James Leamon and Codey Tamez

Related Initiatives: #6; #7, #9

11/21/16:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

12/02/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

12/05/16:

Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services 

 
#9Lower Drinking Age to 18 (statutory) – seeks to lower the age to possesses, purchase, and consume beer, wine, and spirits from 21 years old to 18 years old
Review and Comment hearing held; has not been filed with Secretary of State

Proponents: James Leamon and Codey Tamez

Related Initiatives: #6; #7, #9

01/15/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

01/25/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

01/25/17:

Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

 

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Elections

Summary
Status
Notes
 

#10: Candidate Disclosure of Income Tax Returns (statutory) – seeks to require candidates for public office to disclosure their income tax returns prior to the election

Will not appear on ballot – withdrawn by proponents; proponents are pursuing related initiative #11

Proponents: Jason Legg and Scott Cadiz

Related Initiatives: #10; #11

01/31/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

03/6/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

Withdrawn and resubmitted

 
#11: Candidate Disclosure of Income Tax Returns (statutory) – seeks to require candidates for public office to disclosure their income tax returns prior to the election
Expired

Proponents: Jason Legg and Scott Cadiz

Related Initiatives: #10; #11

03/01/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

03/15/17:

Review and Comment Hearing held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

03/24/17: Final text filed with the Secretary of State’s Office

03/31/17: Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

04/05/17: Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

05/01/17: Petition Format Approved for Circulation

10/13/17: Signatures Due

 
#30: Voter Registration Through Public Entities (statutory) – seeks to require any public entity that collects a person’s name, age, residence, citizenship information, identification information, and signature to provide those records to the Colorado secretary of state who must then provide that information to the county clerk in the county in which the person resides to automatically register the person to vote
Review and Comment hearing held; proponents have not yet filed with the Secretary of State

Proponents: Jason Legg and Scott Cadiz

03/29/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

04/10/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/12/17: Review and Comment Hearing held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

 
#31: Criteria for Judicial Determinations of Congressional Districts (statutory) – seeks to add criteria for congressional districts to be in “compliance with the federal Voting Rights Act of 1965”
Review and Comment hearing held; proponents have not yet filed with the Secretary of State

Proponents: Jason Legg and Scott Cadiz

03/29/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

04/10/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/12/17: Review and Comment Hearing held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

 
#32: Tax Revenue for Voter Per Diem (statutory) – seeks to increase state income tax to fund a $27 tax refund for taxpayers who vote in a statewide election
Review and Comment hearing held; proponents have not yet filed with the Secretary of State

Proponents: Jason Legg and Scott Cadiz

03/29/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

04/10/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/12/17: Review and Comment Hearing held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

 
#33: Constitutional Amendments (constitutional) – seeks to allow for electronic signature collection for constitutional ballot initiatives
Review and Comment hearing held; proponents have not yet filed with the Secretary of State

Proponents:Peter Coulter and Robin Austin

04/17/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

04/28/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/30/17: Review and Comment Hearing held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

 

 
#48: State Legislative Redistricting (constitutional) – seeks to establish an independent commission that is politically balanced to draw legislative districts that do not advantage any political party and that maximize the number of politically competitive districts
Title Board Rehearing Held and Title Set; awaiting approval for circulation for signatures

Proponents: Kathleen Curry and Toni Larson

Related Initiatives: #48, #49, #50, #67, #68, #69

09/06/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

09/18/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

09/20/17:

Review and Comment Hearing Held

09/22/17:

Original Text Filed with Secretary of State

09/22/17:

Amended Text Filed with Secretary of State

09/22/17:

Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

10/04/17:

Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

10/04/17:

Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

10/11/17:

Motion for Rehearing Filed

10/17/17:

Response to Motion for Rehearing

10/18/17:

Title Board Rehearing Held and Title Amended

10/25/17:

Appeal filed with Colorado Supreme Court

11/29/17:

Remanded by Colorado Supreme Court to the Title Board for Rehearing

12/06/17:

Title Board Rehearing Held and Title Set

 
#49: State Legislative Redistricting (statutory) – seeks to establish a reapportionment commission that is politically balanced to draw legislative districts that do not advantage any political party and that maximize the number of politically competitive districts (similar to initiative #48 but statutory rather than constitutional)
Review and Comment Hearing held; has not been filed with Secretary of State; proponents appear to be pursuing initiative #68

Proponents: Kathleen Curry and Toni Larson

Related Initiatives: #48, #49, #50, #67, #68, #69

09/06/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

09/18/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

09/20/17:

Review and Comment Hearing Held

 
#50: Congressional Redistricting (statutory) – seeks to establish an independent commission that is politically balanced to draw congressional districts with the help of nonpartisan legislative staff that do not advantage any political party and that maximize the number of politically competitive districts
Colorado Supreme Court affirmed Title Board on appeal; Title Set; awaiting approval for circulation for signatures

Proponents: Kathleen Curry and Toni Larson

Related Initiatives: #48, #49, #50, #67, #68, #69

09/06/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

09/18/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

09/20/17:

Review and Comment Hearing Scheduled

09/22/17:

Original Text Filed with Secretary of State

09/22/17:

Amended Text Filed with Secretary of State

09/22/17:

Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

10/04/17:

Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

10/04/17:

Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

10/11/17:

Motion for Rehearing Filed

10/17/17:

Response to Motion for Rehearing

10/18/17:

Title Board Rehearing Held and Title Amended

10/25/17:

Appeal filed with Colorado Supreme Court

12/18/17:

Colorado Supreme Court affirmed Title Board

 
#67: State Legislative Redistricting (constitutional) – seeks to establish a reapportionment commission that is politically balanced to draw legislative districts that do not advantage any political party and that maximize the number of politically competitive districts
Affirmed by the Colorado Supreme Court on appeal; awaiting approval for circulation for signatures

Proponents: Kathleen Curry and Bill Hobbs

Related Initiatives: #48, # 49, #50, #67, #68, #69

10/19/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

10/31/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

11/02/17:

Review and Comment Hearing Held

11/03/17:

Original Text Filed with Secretary of State

11/03/17:

Amended Text Filed with Secretary of State

11/03/17:

Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

11/15/17:

Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

11/15/17:

Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

11/22/17:

Motion for Rehearing

12/06/17:

Title Board Rehearing Held and Motion for Rehearing Denied

12/13/17:

Appeal filed with Colorado Supreme Court

 
#68: State Legislative Redistricting (constitutional) – seeks to establish a reapportionment commission that is politically balanced to draw legislative districts that do not advantage any political party and that maximize the number of politically competitive districts
Affirmed by the Colorado Supreme Court on appeal; awaiting approval for circulation for signatures

Proponents: Kathleen Curry and Bill Hobbs

Related Initiatives: #48, #49, #50, #67, #68, #69

10/19/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

10/31/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

11/02/17:

Review and Comment Hearing Held

11/03/17:

Original Text Filed with Secretary of State

11/03/17:

Amended Text Filed with Secretary of State

11/03/17:

Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

11/15/17:

Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

11/15/17:

Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

11/22/17:

Motion for Rehearing

12/06/17:

Title Board Rehearing Held and Motion for Rehearing Denied

12/13/17:

Appeal filed with Colorado Supreme Court

 
#69: Congressional Redistricting (statutory) – seeks to establish an independent commission that is politically balanced to draw congressional districts with the help of nonpartisan legislative staff that do not advantage any political party and that maximize the number of politically competitive districts
Affirmed by the Colorado Supreme Court on appeal; awaiting approval for circulation for signatures

Proponents: Kathleen Curry and Bill Hobbs

Related Initiatives: #48, #49, #50, #67, #68, #69

10/19/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

10/31/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

11/02/17:

Review and Comment Hearing Scheduled

11/03/17:

Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

11/15/17:

Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

11/15/17:

Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

11/22/17:

Motion for Rehearing

12/06/17:

Title Board Rehearing Held and Motion for Rehearing Denied

12/13/17:

Appeal filed with Colorado Supreme Court

 
#95: Congressional Redistricting (constitutional) – seeks to create a citizens’ commission to create a congressional map that divides the state into competitive congressional districts that prioritize communities of interest and allows for judicial consideration of the maps drawn
Before the Colorado Supreme Court on appeal

Proponents: Carla Cecilia Castedo Ribero and Robert DuRay

Related Initiatives: #95, #96

12/20/17:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

12/29/17:
Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

01/03/18:
Review and Comment Hearing Held

01/05/18:
Original Text Filed with Secretary of State

01/05/18:
Amended Text Filed with the Secretary of State

01/05/18:
Final Text Filed with the Secretary of State

01/16/18:
Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

01/17/18:
Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

01/24/18:
Motion for Rehearing

02/07/18:
Title Board Rehearing Scheduled

02/14/18:
Appeal filed with Colorado Supreme Court

 
#96: Legislative Reapportionment (constitutional) – seeks to create a non-partisan legislative reapportionment commission to create competitive districts in state legislative elections, provides for public hearings and comment on maps drawn, and allows for judicial review of reapportionment maps
Before the Colorado Supreme Court on appea
 

Proponents: Carla Cecilia Castedo Ribero and Robert DuRay

Related Initiatives: #95, #96

12/20/17:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

12/29/17:
Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

01/03/18:
Review and Comment Hearing Held

01/05/18:
Original Text Filed with the Secretary of State

01/05/18:
Amended Text Filed with the Secretary of State

01/05/18:
Final Text Filed with the Secretary of State

01/16/18:
Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

01/17/18:
Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

01/24/17:
Motion for Rehearing

02/07/18:
Title Board Rehearing Held

02/14/18:
Appeal filed with Colorado Supreme Court

 
#151: Lower Voting Age to Age 16 (other) – seeks to lower Colorado’s voting age from 18 years old to 16 years old
Awaiting Review and Comment Hearing
 

Proponents: Carl E. Reichley II and Rachelle Lee Reichley

02/22/18:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

03/08/18:

Review and Comment Hearing Scheduled

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Transportation

Summary
Status
Notes
 

#12: Transportation Bonds (statutory) – seeks to authorize $2.5 million in bonding for roads, bridges, construction, and maintenance of roads in Colorado

Will not appear on ballot – withdrawn by proponents; proponents appear to be pursuing related initiative #21

Proponents: John Caldara and Mike Krause

Related Initiatives: #12, #21, #22, #145, #148, #149, #150

03/10/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

03/21/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

03/24/17:

Review and Comment Hearing scheduled

 
#14: Increase State Sales Tax to Fund Transportation (statutory) – seeks to increase state sales tax for 20 years beginning in 2018 from 2.9% to 3.4% and to use the first $350 million to fund the highway users tax fund and to credit up to $100 million to the multimodal transportation options fund, and other transportation funding
Review and Comment hearing held; has not been filed with Secretary of State

Proponents: Roger Sherman and Anthony Milo

Related Measures: #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #23, #24, #25, #26, #27, #28

03/10/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

03/22/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

03/24/17:

Review and Comment Hearing held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

 
#15: Increase State Sales Tax to Fund Transportation (statutory) – seeks to increase state sales tax to for 20 years beginning in 2018 from 2.9% to 3.5% and to use the first $350 million to fund the highway users tax fund and to credit up to $100 million to the multimodal transportation options fund, and other transportation funding
Review and Comment hearing held; has not been filed with Secretary of State

Proponents: Roger Sherman and Anthony Milo

Related Measures: #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #23, #24, #25, #26, #27, #28

03/10/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

03/22/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

03/24/17:

Review and Comment Hearing held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

 
#16: Increase State Sales Tax to Fund Transportation (statutory) – seeks to increase state sales tax to for 20 years beginning in 2018 from 2.9% to 3.9% and to credit 35% of the net revenue to the highway users tax fund and the remaining 30% of net revenue to the multimodal transportation options fund, and other transportation funding
Review and Comment hearing held; has not been filed with Secretary of State

Proponents: Roger Sherman and Anthony Milo

Related Measures: #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #23, #24, #25, #26, #27, #28

03/10/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

03/22/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

03/24/17:

Review and Comment Hearing held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

 
#17: Increase State Sales Tax to Fund Transportation (statutory) – seeks to increase state sales tax to for 20 years beginning in 2018 from 2.9% to 3.5% and to credit 35% of the net revenue to the highway users tax fund and the remaining 30% of net revenue to the multimodal transportation options fund, and other transportation funding
Review and Comment hearing held; has not been filed with Secretary of State

Proponents: Roger Sherman and Anthony Milo

Related Measures: #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #23, #24, #25, #26, #27, #28

03/10/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

03/22/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

03/24/17:

Review and Comment Hearing held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

 
#18: Increase State Sales Tax to Fund Transportation (statutory) – seeks to increase state sales tax to for 20 years beginning in 2018 from 2.9% to 3.52% and to credit 35% of the net revenue to the highway users tax fund and the remaining 30% of net revenue to the multimodal transportation options fund, and other transportation funding
Review and Comment hearing held; has not been filed with Secretary of State

Proponents: Roger Sherman and Anthony Milo

Related Measures: #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #23, #24, #25, #26, #27, #28

03/10/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

03/22/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

03/24/17:

Review and Comment Hearing held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

 
#21: Transportation Bonds (statutory) – seeks to authorize $2.5 million in bonding for roads, bridges, construction, and maintenance of roads in Colorado
Expired

Proponents: John Caldara and Mike Krause

Related Initiatives: #12, #21, #22, #145, #148, #149, #150

03/24/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

04/04/07:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/07/17:

Review and Comment hearing held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/07/17: Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

04/18/17: Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

04/19/17: Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

04/28/17: Title Board Rehearing Held and Title Amended

 
#22: Transportation Bonds (statutory) – seeks to authorize $3.5 million in bonding for roads, bridges, construction, and maintenance of roads in Colorado
Expired

Proponents: John Caldara and Mike Krause

Related Initiatives: #12, #21, #22, #145, #148, #149, #150

03/24/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

04/04/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/07/17:

Review and Comment hearing held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/07/17: Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

04/18/17: Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

04/19/17: Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

04/28/17: Title Board Rehearing Held and Title Amended

05/31/17:
Petition Format Approved for Circulation 

08/07/17:
Signatures Due

 
#23: Increase State Sales Tax to Fund Transportation (statutory) – seeks to increase state sales tax for 20 years beginning in 2018 from 2.9% to 3.52% and to credit 85% of the net revenue to the highway users tax fund and the remaining 15% of net revenue to the multimodal transportation options fund, and other transportation funding
Expired

Proponents: James Moody and Anthony Milo

Related Measures: #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #23, #24, #25, #26, #27, #28

03/24/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

04/05/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/07/17:

Review and Comment hearing held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/07/17: Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

04/18/17: Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

04/18/17: TABOR Estimate Prepared by Legislative Council

04/19/17: Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

04/28/17: Title Board Rehearing Held and Title Amended

 
#24: Increase State Sales Tax to Fund Transportation (statutory) – seeks to increase state sales tax for 20 years beginning in 2018 from 2.9% to 3.52% and to credit 85% of the net revenue to the highway users tax fund and the remaining 15% of net revenue to the multimodal transportation options fund, and other transportation funding
Expired

Proponents: James Moody and Anthony Milo

Related Measures: #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #23, #24, #25, #26, #27, #28

03/24/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

04/05/17:Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/07/17:

Review and Comment hearing held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/07/17: Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

04/18/17: Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

04/18/17: TABOR Estimate Prepared by Legislative Council

04/19/17: Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

04/28/17: Title Board Rehearing Held and Title Amended

 
#25: Increase State Sales Tax to Fund Transportation (statutory) – seeks to increase state sales tax for 20 years beginning in 2018 from 2.9 to 3.52% and to credit 85% of the net revenue to the highway users tax fund and the remaining 15% of net revenue to the multimodal transportation options fund, and other transportation funding
Expired

Proponents: James Moody and Anthony Milo

Related Measures: #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #23, #24, #25, #26, #27, #28

03/24/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

04/05/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/07/17:

Review and Comment hearing held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/07/17: Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

04/18/17: Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

04/18/17: TABOR Estimate Prepared by Legislative Council

04/19/17: Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

04/28/17: Title Board Rehearing Held and Title Amended

 
#26: Increase State Sales Tax to Fund Transportation (statutory) – seeks to increase state sales tax for 20 years beginning in 2018 from 2.9% to 3.4% and to credit 85% of the net revenue to the highway users tax fund and the remaining 15% of net revenue to the multimodal transportation options fund, and other transportation funding
Expired

Proponents: James Moody and Anthony Milo

Related Measures: #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #23, #24, #25, #26, #27, #28

03/24/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

04/05/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/07/17:

Review and Comment hearing held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/07/17: Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

04/18/17: Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

04/18/17: TABOR Estimate Prepared by Legislative Council

04/19/17: Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

04/28/17: Title Board Rehearing Held and Title Amended

05/03/17:

Appeal filed with Colorado Supreme Court

 
#27: Increase State Sales Tax to Fund Transportation (statutory) – seeks to increase state sales tax for 20 years beginning in 2018 from 2.9% to 3.9% and to credit 85% of the net revenue to the highway users tax fund and the remaining 15% of net revenue to the multimodal transportation options fund, and other transportation funding
Expired

Proponents: James Moody and Anthony Milo

Related Measures: #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #23, #24, #25, #26, #27, #28

03/24/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

04/05/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/07/17:

Review and Comment hearing held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/07/17: Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

04/18/17: Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

04/18/17: TABOR Estimate Prepared by Legislative Council

04/19/17: Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

04/28/17: Title Board Rehearing Held and Title Amended

05/03/17:

Appeal filed with Colorado Supreme Court

 
#28: Increase State Sales Tax to Fund Transportation (statutory) – seeks to increase state sales tax for 20 years beginning in 2018 from 2.9% to 3.52% and to credit 83% of the net revenue to the highway users tax fund, 15% of net revenue to the multimodal transportation options fund, and other transportation funding, and the remaining 2% of net revenue to a new high priority water project fund, and other transportation funding
Expired

Proponents: James Moody and Anthony Milo

Related Measures: #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #23, #24, #25, #26, #27, #28

03/24/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

04/05/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/07/17:

Review and Comment hearing held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/07/17: Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

04/18/17: Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

04/18/17: TABOR Estimate Prepared by Legislative Council

04/19/17: Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

04/28/17: Title Board Rehearing Held and Title Amended

05/03/17:

Appeal filed with Colorado Supreme Court

 
#145: Authorize Bonds for Transportation Projects (statutory) – seeks to create a “Fix Our Damn Roads” Act that requires the Department of Transportation to issue revenue anticipation notes in a maximum amount of $3.5 billion dollars with a maximum repayment cost of $5.2 billion and requires the department to use the proceeds for specific transportation projects
Withdrawn before Review and Commenting Hearing

Proponents: John Caldara and Mike Krause

Related Initiatives: #12, #21, #22, #145, #148, #149, #150

01/29/18:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

02/12/18:

Review and Comment Hearing Schedule

 
#148: Authorize Bonds for Transportation Projects (statutory) – seeks to create a “Fix Our Damn Roads” Act that requires the Department of Transportation to issue revenue anticipation notes in a maximum amount of $3.5 billion dollars with a maximum repayment cost of $5.2 billion and requires the department to use the proceeds for specific transportation projects
Awaiting Review and Comment Hearing

Proponents: John Caldara and Mike Krause

Related Initiatives: #12, #21, #22, #145, #148, #149, #150

02/09/18:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

02/23/18:

Review and Comment Hearing Scheduled

 
#149: Authorize Bonds for Transportation Projects (statutory) – seeks to create a “Fix Our Damn Roads” Act that requires the Department of Transportation to issue revenue anticipation notes in a maximum amount of $3.5 billion dollars with a maximum repayment cost of $5.2 billion and requires the department to use the proceeds for specific transportation projects
Awaiting Review and Comment Hearing

Proponents: John Caldara and Mike Krause

Related Initiatives: #12, #21, #22, #145, #148, #149, #150

02/09/18:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

02/23/18:

Review and Comment Hearing Scheduled

 
#150: Authorize Bonds for Transportation Projects (statutory) – seeks to create a “Fix Our Damn Roads” Act that requires the Department of Transportation to issue revenue anticipation notes in a maximum amount of $3.5 billion dollars with a maximum repayment cost of $5.2 billion and requires the department to use the proceeds for specific transportation projects
Awaiting Review and Comment Hearing

Proponents: John Caldara and Mike Krause

Related Initiatives: #12, #21, #22, #145, #148, #149, #150

02/09/18:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

02/23/18:

Review and Comment Hearing Scheduled

 
#152: Transportation Funding (statutory) – seeks to increase transportation funding by increasing the vendor tax to 3.40% of all sales and  the excess tax to 3.40% of all sales, which would increase the money that goes to transportation funds; creating a local transportation priorities fund; and specifying how the money is spent on transportation
Awaiting Review and Comment Hearing

Proponents: Daniel Gibbs and Cathy Noon

Related Initiatives: #152, #153, #154, #155

02/22/18:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

03/08/18:
Review and Comment Hearing Scheduled

 
#153: Transportation Funding (statutory) –  seeks to increase transportation funding by increasing the vendor tax to 3.52% of all sales and  the excess tax to 3.52% of all sales, which would increase the money that goes to transportation funds; creating a local transportation priorities fund; and specifying how the money is spent on transportation
Awaiting Review and Comment Hearing

Proponents: Daniel Gibbs and Cathy Noon

Related Initiatives: #152, #153, #154, #155

02/22/18:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

03/08/18:
Review and Comment Hearing Scheduled

 
#154: Transportation Funding (statutory) –  seeks to increase transportation funding by increasing the vendor tax to 3.91% of all sales and  the excess tax to 3.91% of all sales, which would increase the money that goes to transportation funds; creating a local transportation priorities fund; and specifying how the money is spent on transportation
Awaiting Review and Comment Hearing

Proponents: Daniel Gibbs and Cathy Noon

Related Initiatives: #152, #153, #154, #155

02/22/18:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

03/08/18:
Review and Comment Hearing Scheduled

 
#155: Transportation Funding (statutory) –  seeks to increase transportation funding by increasing the vendor tax to 3.40% of all sales and  the excess tax to 3.40% of all sales, which would increase the money that goes to transportation funds; creating a local transportation priorities fund; and specifying how the money is spent on transportation (slightly differently than in initiative #152)
Awaiting Review and Comment Hearing

Proponents: Daniel Gibbs and Cathy Noon

Related Initiatives: #152, #153, #154, #155

02/22/18:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

03/08/18:
Review and Comment Hearing Scheduled

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Oil and Gas

Summary
Status
Notes
 

#13: Increase State Severance Taxes on Oil and Gas (statutory) – seeks to increase the state severance tax to 10%, and to direct funds to local governments and education funding

Will not appear on ballot – withdrawn by proponents; proponents pursued related initiative #20

Proponents: Mary Henry and Andrew O’Connor

Related Initiatives: #13, #20, #38, #44, #46, #54, #63, #70, #94

03/10/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

03/21/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

03/24/17:

Review and Comment Hearing held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

 
#20: Increase State Severance Taxes on Oil and Gas (statutory) – seeks to increase the state severance tax at a graduated rate between 7% and 10%, and to direct funds to local governments and education funding
Title denied on rehearing by the Title Board; Colorado Supreme Court affirmed Title Board on appeal 

Proponents: Mary Henry and Andrew O’Connor

Related Initiatives:#13, #20, #38, #44, #46, #54, #63, #70, #94

03/24/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

04/05/17:Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/07/17:

Review and Comment hearing held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/07/17: Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

04/18/17: Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

04/18/17: TABOR Estimates Prepared by Legislative Council

04/19/17: Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

04/28/17: Title Board Rehearing Held and Title Denied

05/03/17: Appeal filed with Colorado Supreme Court

 

#38: Increase State Severance Taxes on Oil and Gas – seeks to increase the state severance tax at a graduated rate between 7% and 10%, and to direct funds to local governments and education funding

Review and Comment hearing held; has not been filed with Secretary of State; proponents appear to be pursuing related initiatives #70 and #94

Proponents: Mary Henry and Andrew O’Connor

Related Initiatives: #13, #20, #38, #44, #46, #54, #63, #70, #94

07/05/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

07/17/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

07/19/17:

Review and Comment Hearing held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services 

 

#44: Increase State Severance Taxes on Oil and Gas (statutory) – seeks to increase the state severance tax at a graduated rate between 7% and 10%, and to direct funds to education and health

Review and Comment Hearing held; has not been filed with Secretary of State; proponents appear to be pursuing related initiatives #70 and #94

Proponents: Mary Henry and Andrew O’Connor

Related Initiatives: #13, #20, #38, #44, #46, #54, #63, #70, #94

08/09/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

08/21/17

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

08/23/17:

Review and Comment Hearing Held

 

#46: State Severance Taxes on Oil and Gas (statutory) – seeks to increase the state severance tax at a graduated rate between 7% and 10%, and to direct funds to education and health

Review and Comment Hearing held; has not been filed with Secretary of State; proponents appear to be pursuing related initiatives #70 and #94

Proponents: Mary Henry and Andrew O’Connor

Related Initiatives: #13, #20, #38, #44, #46, #54, #63, #70, #94

08/24/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

09/01/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

09/07/17

Review and Comment Hearing Held

 

#54: State Severance Taxes on Oil and Gas (statutory) – seeks to increase the state severance tax at a graduated rate between 7% and 10%, and to direct funds to education and health

Review and Comment Hearing Held; has not been filed with Secretary of State; proponents appear to be pursuing related initiatives #70 and #94

Proponents: Mary Henry and Andrew O’Connor

Related Initiatives: #13, #20, #38, #44, #46, #54, #63, #70, #94

09/08/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

09/20/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

09/22/17

Review and Comment Hearing Held

 

#63: State Severance Taxes on Oil and Gas (statutory) – seeks to increase the state severance tax at a graduated rate between 7% and 10%, and to direct funds to education and health

Review and Comment Hearing Held; has not been filed with Secretary of State; proponents appear to be pursuing related initiatives #70 and #94

Proponents: Mary Henry and Andrew O'Connor

Related Initiatives:#13, #20, #38, #44, #46, #54, #63, #70, #94

10/11/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

10/13/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

10/25/17

Review and Comment Hearing Held

 

#70: State Severance Taxes on Oil and Gas (statutory) –seeks to increase the state severance tax at a graduated rate between 7% and 10%, and to direct funds to education and health

Before the Colorado Supreme Court on appeal

Proponents: Mary Henry and Andrew O'Connor

Related Initiatives: #13, #20, #38, #44, #46, #54, #63, #70, #94

10/25/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

10/26/17

Letter Issued

11/02/17:

Final Text filed with Secretary of State

11/14/17:

Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

11/15/17:

Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

11/22/17:

Motion for Rehearing

11/23/17:

Response to Motion for Rehearing

12/06/17:

Title Board Hearing held and title setting denied on the basis that the measure does not constitute a single subject

12/18/17:

Appeal filed with Colorado Supreme Court

 

#94: State Severance Taxes on Oil and Gas (statutory) – seeks to increase the state severance tax at a graduated rate between 7% and 10%, and to direct funds to education and health

Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set; awaiting approval for circulation for signatures 

Proponents: Mary Henry and Andrew O’Connor

Related Initiatives: #13, #20, #38, #44, #46, #54, #63, #70, #94

12/15/17:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

12/18/17:
Waiver Letter Issued

12/18/17:
Final Text Filed with the Secretary of State

01/03/18:
Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

 

#97: Setback Requirement for Oil and Gas Development (statutory) – seeks to create buffer zones whereby new oil and gas production not on federal land must be located at least 2,500 feet from homes, schools, hospitals, intermittent rivers/streams/lakes, and other “vulnerable areas” that the state or local government decides

Before the Colorado Supreme Court on appeal

Proponents: Anne Lee Foster and Suzanne Spiegel

12/21/17:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

01/02/18:
Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

01/04/18:
Review and Comment Hearing Held

01/05/18:
Original Text Filed with the Secretary of State

01/05/18:
Amended Text Filed with the Secretary of State

01/05/18:
Final Text Filed with the Secretary of State

01/12/18:
Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

Fiscal Estimate Documents Submitted by Other Interested Persons

01/17/18:
Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

01/24/18:
Motion for Rehearing

02/07/18:
Title Board Rehearing Held

02/07/18:
Fiscal abstract as amended by the board

02/14/18:
Appeal filed with Colorado Supreme Court

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Marijuana

Summary
Status
Notes
 

#37: Repeal House Bill 17-1220 (statutory) – seeks to repeal a recently passed bill concerning measures to stop diversion of legal marijuana to the illegal market

Withdrawn before Review and Comment hearing

Proponents: Scott Boven and Jesse Mateyka

05/19/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

05/31/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

06/02/17:

Review and Comment Hearing Scheduled

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Parental Responsibilities

Summary
Status
Notes
 

#40: Hearings Concerning Parental Responsibilities With Respect to a Child (statutory)  – seeks to amend C.R.S. § 14-10-128 to permit parents to request that a jury, rather than a judge, determine allocation of parental responsibilities

Withdrawn before Review and Comment hearing; similar to initiative #64

Proponents: Karen Baumann and Randy Baumann

Related Initiatives: #40, #41, #64, #65

07/14/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

07/26/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

07/28/17:

Review and Comment Hearing Scheduled

 

#41: Courts of Record Under the Colorado Children's Code (statutory) – seeks to amend C.R.S. § 19-1-103 to expand the definition of “court” to include the option of a jury in determining the “legal custody” of a child

Withdrawn before Review and Comment hearing; similar to initiative #65

Proponents: Karen Baumann and Randy Baumann

Related Initiatives: #40, #41, #64, #65

07/14/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

07/26/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

07/28/17:

Review and Comment Hearing Scheduled

 

#64: Hearings Concerning Parental Responsibilities With Respect to a Child (statutory)  – seeks to amend C.R.S. § 14-10-128 to permit parents to request that a jury, rather than a judge, determine allocation of parental responsibilities

Withdrawn prior to Review and Comment Hearing 

Proponents: Lisa Mitchell and Samantha Jardin

Related Initiatives: #40, #41, #64, #65

10/16/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

10/26/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

10/30/17:

Review and Comment Hearing Scheduled

 

#65: Courts of Record Under the Colorado Children's Code (statutory)  – seeks to amend C.R.S. § 19-1-103 to expand the definition of “court” to include the option of a jury in determining the “legal custody” of a child

Withdrawn prior to Review and Comment Hearing 

Proponents: Lisa Mitchell and Samantha Jardin

Related Initiatives: : #40, #41, #64, #65

10/16/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

10/30/17:

Review and Comment Hearing Scheduled

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Government Fines

Summary
Status
Notes
 

#39: Motor Vehicle Fines and Penalties (statutory)  – seeks to prohibit government entities from receiving financial penalties assessed by them

Review and Comment hearing held; has not been filed with Secretary of State

Proponents: Steve Kerbel and D. K. Williams

Related Initiatives: #39, #42, #43, #45, #53

07/05/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

07/17/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

 

07/19/17:

Review and Comment Hearing held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services 

 

#42: Disposition of Government Fines, Surcharges, and Forfeitures (statutory)  – seeks to require funds from governmentally imposed financial penalties to be paid solely to victims and/or charities instead of governmental entities

Review and Comment hearing held; has not been filed with Secretary of State

Proponents: Steve Kerbel and D. K. Williams

Related Initiatives: #39, #42, #43, #45, #53

07/21/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

08/02/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

08/04/17:

Review and Comment Hearing held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

 

#43: Disposition of Government Fines, Surcharges, and Forfeitures (statutory)  – seeks to require funds from governmentally imposed financial penalties to be paid solely to victims and/or charities instead of governmental entities

Withdrawn by proponents; proponents appear to be pursuing related initiative #53

Proponents: Steve Kerbel and D. K. Williams

Related Initiatives: #39, #42, #43, #45, #53

08/04/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

08/09/17:

Letter providing written notice that Review and Comment Hearing is not required

08/09/17:

Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

09/06/17:

Initial Title Board Hearing Schedule

 

#45: Disposition of Government Fines, Surcharges, and Forfeitures (statutory) – seeks to require funds from governmentally imposed financial penalties to be paid solely to victims and/or charities instead of governmental entities

Withdrawn by proponents; proponents appear to be pursuing related initiative #53

Proponents: Steve Kerbel and D. K. Williams

Related Initiatives: #39, #42, #43, #45, #53

08/21/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

08/21/17:

Letter providing written notice that Review and Comment Hearing is not required

08/21/17:

Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

09/01/17:

Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

09/06/17:

Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

 

#53: Disposition of Government Fines, Surcharges, and Forfeitures (statutory) – seeks to require funds from governmentally imposed financial penalties to be paid solely to victims and/or charities instead of governmental entities

Title Board hearing held and title set; awaiting approval for circulation for signatures

Proponents: Steve Kerbel and D. K. Williams

Related Initiatives: #39, #42, #43, #45, #53

09/07/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

09/08/17:

Letter providing written notice that Review and Comment Hearing is not required

09/08/17:

Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

09/20/17:

Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

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Government Fees

Summary
Status
Notes
 

#45: Disposition of Government Fines, Surcharges, and Forfeitures (statutory) – seeks to require funds from governmentally imposed financial penalties to be paid solely to victims and/or charities instead of governmental entities

Withdrawn by proponents; proponents appear to be pursuing related initiative #53

Proponents: Steve Kerbel and D. K. Williams

Related Initiatives: #39, #42, #43, #45, #53

08/21/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

08/21/17:

Letter providing written notice that Review and Comment Hearing is not required

08/21/17:

Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

09/01/17:

Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

09/06/17:

Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

 

#53: Disposition of Government Fines, Surcharges, and Forfeitures (statutory) – seeks to require funds from governmentally imposed financial penalties to be paid solely to victims and/or charities instead of governmental entities

Title set and initiative approved for circulation for signatures; Signatures due 03/28/18

Proponents: Steve Kerbel and D. K. Williams

Related Initiatives: #39, #42, #43, #45, #53

09/07/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

09/08/17:

Letter providing written notice that Review and Comment Hearing is not required

09/08/17:

Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

09/19/17:

Initial Fiscal Impact Statement

09/20/17:

Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

09/28/17:

Petition Format Approved for Circulation

03/28/18:

Signatures Due

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Firearms

Summary
Status
Notes
 
#55: Repeal Assault Weapons Ban in Denver (not specified whether constitutional or statutory) – seeks to repeal the “assault weapons” ban in Denver
Review and Comment Hearing Held; has not been filed with Secretary of State

Proponents: Kevin Klingsheim and Jazlyne Ford

Related Initiatives: #55, #56, #57, #60

09/13/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

09/25/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

09/27/17:

Review and Comment Hearing Held

 
#56: Repeal State Restrictions on Gun Capacity (not specified whether constitutional or statutory) – seeks to repeal laws that restrict gun capacity in Colorado
Review and Comment Hearing Held; has not been filed with Secretary of State

Proponents: Kevin Klingsheim and Jazlyne Ford

Related Initiatives: #55, #56, #57, #60

09/13/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

09/25/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

 

09/27/17:

Review and Comment Hearing Held

 
#57: Repeal Prohibition on Open Carry in Denver (not specified whether constitutional or statutory) – seeks to repeal laws that prohibit open carry in Denver
Review and Comment Hearing Held; has not been filed with Secretary of State

Proponents: Kevin Klingsheim and Jazlyne Ford

Related Initiatives: #55, #56, #57, #60

09/13/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

09/25/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

09/27/17:

Review and Comment Hearing Held

 
#60: Repeal of Provisions Concerning Large-Capacity Ammunition Magazines (statutory) –seeks to repeal part 3 of article 12 to title 18 of the Colorado Revised Statutes
Title Board Hearing and Rehearing Held and Title Set; awaiting approval for circulation for signatures

Proponents: Kevin Klingsheim and Jazlyne Ford

Related Initiatives: #55, #56, #57, #60

10/02/2017:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

10/3/17:

Waiver Letter Issued

10/20/17:

Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

11/01/17:

Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

11/08/17:

Motion for Rehearing Filed

11/15/17:

Title Board Rehearing Held and Title Amended

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Education Funding

Summary
Status
Notes
 
#72: Funding for Public Schools (constitutional) – seeks to amend the Colorado Constitution to declare early-childhood, primary, and secondary education a priority, to make education funding a legislative priority, and to require that statewide education funding be maintained at a percent of the total personal income of Colorado residents at least equivalent to the national average of percentages of statewide personal income dedicated to public education
Review and Comment Hearing Held; has not been filed with Secretary of State

Proponents: Martha Olson and Donald Anderson

Related Initiatives: #72, #73

11/08/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

11/17/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

11/21/17:

Review and Comment Hearing Held

 
#73: Funding for Public Schools (constitutional) – seeks to amend the Colorado Constitution to declare early-childhood, primary, and secondary education a priority, to make education funding a legislative priority, to require that statewide education funding be maintained at a percent of the total personal income of Colorado residents at least equivalent to the national average of percentages of statewide personal income dedicated to public education, and to allow the people to increase this mandated level through majority vote
Initial Title Board Hearin, #100, #101g Held and Title Set; awaiting approval for circulation for signatures

Proponents: Martha Olson and Donald Anderson

Related Initiatives: #72, #73

11/08/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

11/17/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

11/21/17:

Review and Comment Hearing Held

11/24/17:

Original Text Filed with the Secretary of State

11/24/17:

Amended Text Filed with the Secretary of State

11/14/17:

Final Text Filed with the Secretary of State

12/05/17:

Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

12/06/17:

Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

 
#74: Funding for Public Schools (constitutional) – seeks to create a Quality Public Education Fund in the treasury department to receive all revenues collected through an income tax increment for public school funding, to fund all-day kindergarten, and to increase public education funding through a variety of methods including income and corporate taxes
Denied title setting

Proponents: Martha Olson and Donald Anderson

Related Initiatives: #74, #75, #76, #77, #78, #79, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #98, #99, #100, #101, #102, #103, #104, #105, #106, #107

11/08/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

11/17/17:
Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

11/21/17:
Review and Comment Hearing Held

11/24/17:

Original Text Filed with the Secretary of State

11/24/17:

Amended Text Filed with the Secretary of State

11/24/17:

Final Text Filed with the Secretary of State

12/05/17:
Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

12/06/17:
Title Board Hearing held and title setting denied on the basis that the measure does not constitute a single subject

 
#75: Funding for Public Schools (constitutional) – seeks to create a Quality Public Education Fund in the treasury department to receive all revenues collected through an income tax increment for public school funding, to fund all-day kindergarten, to value for assessment for school district property tax levies residential real property at 7.2 percent of its actual value and all other real property at 29 percent of its actual value, and to increase public education funding through a variety of methods including income and corporate taxes
Denied title setting

Proponents: Martha Olson and Donald Anderson

Related Initiatives: #74, #75, #76, #77, #78, #79, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #98, #99, #100, #101, #102, #103, #104, #105, #106, #107

11/08/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

11/17/17:
Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

11/21/17:
Review and Comment Hearing Held

11/24/17:

Original Text Filed with the Secretary of State

11/24/17:

Amended Text Filed with the Secretary of State

11/24/17:

Final Text Filed with the Secretary of State

12/05/17:

Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

12/06/17:

Title Board Hearing held and title setting denied on the basis that the measure does not constitute a single subject

 
#76: Funding for Public Schools (constitutional) – seeks to create a Quality Public Education Fund in the treasury department to receive all revenues collected through an income tax increment for public school funding, to fund all-day kindergarten, to value for assessment for school district property tax levies residential real property at 7 percent of its actual value and all other real property at 24 percent of its actual value, and to increase public education funding through a variety of methods including income and corporate taxes
Denied title setting

Proponents: Martha Olson and Donald Anderson

Related Initiatives: #74, #75, #76, #77, #78, #79, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #98, #99, #100, #101, #102, #103, #104, #105, #106, #107

11/08/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

11/17/17:
Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

11/21/17:
Review and Comment Hearing Held

11/24/17:

Original Text Filed with the Secretary of State

11/24/17:

Amended Text Filed with the Secretary of State

11/24/17:

Final Text Filed with the Secretary of State

12/05/17:

Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

12/06/17:

Title Board Hearing held and title setting denied on the basis that the measure does not constitute a single subject

 
#77: Funding for Public Schools (constitutional) – seeks to create a Quality Public Education Fund in the treasury department to receive all revenues collected through an income tax increment for public school funding, to fund all-day kindergarten, to value for assessment for school district property tax levies residential real property at 7 percent of its actual value and all other real property at 24 percent of its actual value, and to increase public education funding through a variety of methods including income and corporate taxes
Review and Comment Hearing Held; has not been filed with Secretary of State

Proponents: Martha Olson and Donald Anderson

Related Initiatives: #74, #75, #76, #77, #78, #79, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #98, #99, #100, #101, #102, #103, #104, #105, #106, #107

11/08/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

11/17/17:
Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

11/21/17:
Review and Comment Hearing Held

 
#78: Funding for Public Schools (constitutional) – seeks to create a Quality Public Education Fund in the treasury department to receive all revenues collected through an income tax increment for public school funding, to fund all-day kindergarten, to value for assessment for school district property tax levies residential real property at 7 percent of its actual value and all other real property at 29 percent of its actual value, and to increase public education funding through a variety of methods including income and corporate taxes
Review and Comment Hearing Held; has not been filed with Secretary of State

Proponents: Martha Olson and Donald Anderson

Related Initiatives: #74, #75, #76, #77, #78, #79, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #98, #99, #100, #101, #102, #103, #104, #105, #106, #107

11/08/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

11/17/17:
Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

11/21/17:
Review and Comment Hearing Held

 
#79: Funding for Public Schools (statutory) – seeks to create a Quality Public Education Account in the state treasury to receive all revenues collected through an income tax increment for public school funding, to fund all-day kindergarten, and to increase public education funding through a variety of methods including income and corporate taxes (similar to initiatives #74, #75, #76, #77, and #78 but does not include the constitutional provisions)
Denied title setting

Proponents: Martha Olson and Donald Anderson

Related Initiatives: #74, #75, #76, #77, #78, #79, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #98, #99, #100, #101, #102, #103, #104, #105, #106, #107

11/08/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

11/17/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

11/21/17:

Review and Comment Hearing Held

11/24/17:

Original Text Filed with the Secretary of State

11/24/17:

Amended Text Filed with the Secretary of State

11/24/17:

Final Text Filed with the Secretary of State

12/05/17:

Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

12/06/17:

Title Board Hearing held and title setting denied on the basis that the measure does not constitute a single subject

 
#86: Funding for Public Schools (statutory) – seeks to create a Quality Public Education Fund in the state treasury to receive all revenues collected through an income tax increment for public school funding, to fund all-day kindergarten, and to increase public education funding through a variety of methods including income and corporate taxes
Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set; awaiting approval for circulation for signatures

Proponents: Martha Olson and Donald Anderson

Related Initiatives: #74, #75, #76, #77, #78, #79, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #98, #99, #100, #101, #102, #103, #104, #105, #106, #107

12/08/17:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

12/19/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

12/21/17:

Review and Comment Hearing Held

12/22/17:

Original Text Filed with Secretary of State

12/22/17:

Amended Text Filed with Secretary of State

12/22/17:

Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

01/03/18:

Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

 
#87: Funding for Public Schools (statutory) – seeks to create a Quality Public Education Fund in the state treasury to receive all revenues collected through an income tax increment for public school funding, to fund all-day kindergarten, and to increase public education funding through a variety of methods including income and corporate taxes
Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set; awaiting approval for circulation for signatures

Proponents: Martha Olson and Donald Anderson

Related Initiatives: #74, #75, #76, #77, #78, #79, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #98, #99, #100, #101, #102, #103, #104, #105, #106, #107

12/08/17:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

12/19/17:
Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

12/21/17:
Review and Comment Hearing Held

12/22/17:
Original Text Filed with Secretary of State

12/22/17:
Amended Text Filed with Secretary of State

12/22/17:
Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

01/03/18:
Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

 
#88: Funding for Public Schools (statutory) – seeks to create a Quality Public Education Fund in the state treasury to receive all revenues collected through an income tax increment for public school funding, to fund all-day kindergarten, and to increase public education funding through methods such as income taxes
Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set; awaiting approval for circulation for signatures

Proponents: Martha Olson and Donald Anderson

Related Initiatives: #74, #75, #76, #77, #78, #79, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #98, #99, #100, #101, #102, #103, #104, #105, #106, #107

12/08/17:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

12/19/17:
Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

12/21/17:
Review and Comment Hearing Held

12/22/17:
Original Text Filed with Secretary of State

12/22/17:
Amended Text Filed with Secretary of State

12/22/17:
Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

01/03/18:
Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

 
#89: Funding for Public Schools (statutory) – seeks to create a Quality Public Education Fund in the state treasury to receive all revenues collected through an income tax increment for public school funding, to fund all-day kindergarten, and to increase public education funding through methods such as income taxes
Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set; awaiting approval for circulation for signatures

Proponents: Martha Olson and Donald Anderson

Related Initiatives: #74, #75, #76, #77, #78, #79, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #98, #99, #100, #101, #102, #103, #104, #105, #106, #107

12/08/17:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

12/19/17:
Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

12/21/17:
Review and Comment Hearing Held

12/22/17:
Original Text Filed with Secretary of State

12/22/17:
Amended Text Filed with Secretary of State

12/22/17:
Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

01/03/18:
Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

 
#90: Funding for Public Schools (statutory) – seeks to create a Quality Public Education Fund in the state treasury to receive all revenues collected through an income tax increment for public school funding, to fund all-day kindergarten, and to increase public education funding through a variety of methods including income and corporate taxes
Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set; awaiting approval for circulation for signatures

Proponents: Martha Olson and Donald Anderson

Related Initiatives: #74, #75, #76, #77, #78, #79, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #98, #99, #100, #101, #102, #103, #104, #105, #106, #107

12/08/17:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

12/19/17:
Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

12/21/17:
Review and Comment Hearing Held

12/22/17:
Original Text Filed with Secretary of State

12/22/17:
Amended Text Filed with Secretary of State

12/22/17:
Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

01/03/18:
Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

 
#91: Funding for Public Schools (statutory) – seeks to create a Quality Public Education Fund in the state treasury to receive all revenues collected through an income tax increment for public school funding, to fund all-day kindergarten, and to increase public education funding through a variety of methods including income and corporate taxes
Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set; awaiting approval for circulation for signatures 

Proponents: Martha Olson and Donald Anderson

Related Initiatives: #74, #75, #76, #77, #78, #79, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #98, #99, #100, #101, #102, #103, #104, #105, #106, #107

12/08/17:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

12/19/17:
Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

12/21/17:
Review and Comment Hearing Held

12/22/17:
Original Text Filed with Secretary of State

12/22/17:
Amended Text Filed with Secretary of State

12/22/17:
Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

01/03/18:
Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

 
#92: Funding for Public Schools (statutory) – seeks to create a Quality Public Education Fund in the state treasury to receive all revenues collected through an income tax increment for public school funding, to fund all-day kindergarten, and to increase public education funding through a variety of methods including income and corporate taxes
Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set; awaiting approval for circulation for signatures 

Proponents: Martha Olson and Donald Anderson

Related Initiatives: #74, #75, #76, #77, #78, #79, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #98, #99, #100, #101, #102, #103, #104, #105, #106, #107

12/08/17:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

12/19/17:
Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

12/21/17:
Review and Comment Hearing Held

12/22/17:
Original Text Filed with Secretary of State

12/22/17:
Amended Text Filed with Secretary of State

12/22/17:
Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

01/03/18:
Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

 
#93: Funding for Public Schools (statutory) – seeks to create a Quality Public Education Fund in the state treasury to receive all revenues collected through an income tax increment for public school funding, to fund all-day kindergarten, and to increase public education funding through a variety of methods including income and corporate taxes
Petition format approved; signatures due July 11, 2018 

Proponents: Martha Olson and Donald Anderson

Related Initiatives: #74, #75, #76, #77, #78, #79, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #98, #99, #100, #101, #102, #103, #104, #105, #106, #107

12/08/17:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

12/19/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

12/21/17:
Review and Comment Hearing Held

12/22/17:
Original Text Filed with Secretary of State

12/22/17:
Amended Text Filed with Secretary of State

12/22/17:
Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

01/03/18:
Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

 

#98: Funding for Public Schools (constitutional) – seeks to declare that every Coloradoan through 21 years of age should be able to receive early-childhood, primary, and secondary education through uniform, consistent, and equitable education opportunities and that the legislature shall maintain statewide funding certain percentage levels of state and local personal income

Withdrawn

Proponents: Martha Olson and Donald Anderson

Related Initiatives: #74, #75, #76, #77, #78, #79, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #98, #99, #100, #101, #102, #103, #104, #105, #106, #107

12/21/17:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

01/02/18:
Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

01/04/18:
Review and Comment Hearing Held

01/05/18:
Original Text Filed with the Secretary of State

01/05/18:
Amended Text Filed with the Secretary of State

01/05/18:
Final Text Filed with the Secretary of State

01/17/18:
Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

01/17/18:
Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

01/24/18:
Motion for Rehearing

02/07/18:
Rehearing Scheduled

 

#99: Funding for Public Schools (constitutional) – seeks to create a Quality Public Education Fund in the treasury department to receive all revenues collected through an income tax increment for public school funding, to fund all-day kindergarten, and  to increase public education funding through a variety of methods including income and corporate taxes, among other items

Withdrawn

Proponents: Martha Olson and Donald Anderson

Related Initiatives: #74, #75, #76, #77, #78, #79, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #98, #99, #100, #101, #102, #103, #104, #105, #106, #107

12/21/17:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

01/02/17:
Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

01/04/18:
Review and Comment Hearing Held

01/05/18:
Original Text Filed with the Secretary of State

01/05/18:
Amended Text Filed with the Secretary of State

01/05/18:
Final Text Filed with the Secretary of State

01/17/18:
Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

01/17/18:
Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

01/24/18:
Motion for Rehearing

02/07/18:
Rehearing Scheduled

 

#100: Funding for Public Schools (constitutional) – seeks to create a Quality Public Education Fund in the treasury department to receive all revenues collected through an income tax increment for public school funding, to fund all-day kindergarten, and  to increase public education funding through a variety of methods including income and corporate taxes, among other items

Withdrawn

Proponents: Martha Olson and Donald Anderson

Related Initiatives: #74, #75, #76, #77, #78, #79, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #98, #99, #100, #101, #102, #103, #104, #105, #106, #107

12/21/17:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

01/02/18:
Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

01/04/18:
Review and Comment Hearing Held

01/05/18:
Original Text Filed with the Secretary of State

01/05/18:
Amended Text Filed with the Secretary of State

01/05/18:
Final Text Filed with the Secretary of State

01/17/18:
Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

01/17/18:
Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

01/24/18:
Motion for Rehearing

02/07/18:
Rehearing Scheduled

 

#101: Funding for Public Schools (constitutional) – seeks to create a Quality Public Education Fund in the treasury department to receive all revenues collected through an income tax increment for public school funding, to fund all-day kindergarten, and  to increase public education funding through a variety of methods including income and corporate taxes, among other items

Withdrawn

Proponents: Martha Olson and Donald Anderson

Related Initiatives: #74, #75, #76, #77, #78, #79, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #98, #99, #100, #101, #102, #103, #104, #105, #106, #107

12/21/17:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

01/02/18:
Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

01/04/18:
Review and Comment Hearing Held

01/05/18:
Original Text Filed with the Secretary of State

01/05/18:
Amended Text Filed with the Secretary of State

01/05/18:
Final Text Filed with the Secretary of State

01/17/18:
Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

01/17/18:
Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

01/24/18:
Motion for Rehearing

02/07/18:
Rehearing Scheduled

 

#102: Funding for Public Schools (constitutional) – seeks to create a Quality Public Education Fund in the treasury department to receive all revenues collected through an income tax increment for public school funding, to fund all-day kindergarten, and  to increase public education funding through a variety of methods including income and corporate taxes, among other items

Withdrawn

Proponents: Martha Olson and Donald Anderson

Related Initiatives: #74, #75, #76, #77, #78, #79, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #98, #99, #100, #101, #102, #103, #104, #105, #106, #107

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

01/03/18:
Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

01/05/18:
Review and Comment Hearing Held

01/05/18:
Original Text Filed with the Secretary of State

01/05/18:
Amended Text Filed with the Secretary of State

01/05/18:
Final Text Filed with the Secretary of State

01/17/18:
Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

01/17/18:
Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

01/24/18:
Motion for Rehearing

02/07/18:
Rehearing Scheduled

 

#103: Funding for Public Schools (constitutional) – seeks to create a Quality Public Education Fund in the treasury department to receive all revenues collected through an income tax increment for public school funding, to fund all-day kindergarten, and  to increase public education funding through a variety of methods including income and corporate taxes, among other items

Withdrawn

Proponents: Martha Olson and Donald Anderson

Related Initiatives: #74, #75, #76, #77, #78, #79, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #98, #99, #100, #101, #102, #103, #104, #105, #106, #107

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

01/03/18:
Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

01/05/18:
Review and Comment Hearing Held

01/05/18:
Original Text Filed with the Secretary of State

01/05/18:
Amended Text Filed with the Secretary of State

01/05/18:
Final Text Filed with the Secretary of State

01/17/18:
Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

01/17/18:
Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

01/24/18:
Motion for Rehearing

02/07/18:
Rehearing Scheduled

 

#104: Funding for Public Schools (constitutional) – seeks to create a Quality Public Education Fund in the treasury department to receive all revenues collected through an income tax increment for public school funding, to fund all-day kindergarten, and  to increase public education funding through a variety of methods including income and corporate taxes, among other items

Withdrawn

Proponents: Martha Olson and Donald Anderson

Related Initiatives: #74, #75, #76, #77, #78, #79, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #98, #99, #100, #101, #102, #103, #104, #105, #106, #107

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

01/03/18:
Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

01/05/18:
Review and Comment Hearing Held

01/05/18:
Original Text Filed with the Secretary of State

01/05/18:
Amended Text Filed with the Secretary of State

01/05/18:
Final Text Filed with the Secretary of State

01/17/18:
Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

01/17/18:
Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

01/24/18:
Motion for Rehearing

02/07/18:
Rehearing Scheduled

 

#105: Funding for Public Schools (constitutional) – seeks to create a Quality Public Education Fund in the treasury department to receive all revenues collected through an income tax increment for public school funding, to fund all-day kindergarten, and  to increase public education funding through a variety of methods including income and corporate taxes, among other items

Withdrawn

Proponents: Martha Olson and Donald Anderson

Related Initiatives: #74, #75, #76, #77, #78, #79, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #98, #99, #100, #101, #102, #103, #104, #105, #106, #107

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

01/03/18:
Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

01/05/18:
Review and Comment Hearing Held

01/05/18:
Original Text Filed with the Secretary of State

01/05/18:
Amended Text Filed with the Secretary of State

01/05/18:
Final Text Filed with the Secretary of State

01/17/18:
Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

01/17/18:
Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

01/24/18:
Motion for Rehearing

02/07/18:
Rehearing Scheduled

 

#106: Funding for Public Schools (constitutional) – seeks to create a Quality Public Education Fund in the treasury department to receive all revenues collected through an income tax increment for public school funding, to fund all-day kindergarten, and  to increase public education funding through a variety of methods including income and corporate taxes, among other items

Withdrawn

Proponents: Martha Olson and Donald Anderson

Related Initiatives: #74, #75, #76, #77, #78, #79, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #98, #99, #100, #101, #102, #103, #104, #105, #106, #107

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

01/03/18:
Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

01/05/18:
Review and Comment Hearing Held

01/05/18:
Original Text Filed with the Secretary of State

01/05/18:
Amended Text Filed with the Secretary of State

01/05/18:
Final Text Filed with the Secretary of State

01/17/18:
Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

01/17/18:
Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

01/24/18:
Motion for Rehearing

02/07/18:
Rehearing Scheduled

 

#107: Funding for Public Schools (constitutional) – seeks to create a Quality Public Education Fund in the treasury department to receive all revenues collected through an income tax increment for public school funding, to fund all-day kindergarten, and  to increase public education funding through a variety of methods including income and corporate taxes, among other items

Withdrawn

Proponents: Martha Olson and Donald Anderson

Related Initiatives: #74, #75, #76, #77, #78, #79, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #98, #99, #100, #101, #102, #103, #104, #105, #106, #107

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

01/03/18:
Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

01/05/18:
Review and Comment Hearing Held

01/05/18:
Original Text Filed with the Secretary of State

01/05/18:
Amended Text Filed with the Secretary of State

01/05/18:
Final Text Filed with the Secretary of State

01/17/18:
Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

01/17/18:
Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

01/24/18:
Motion for Rehearing

02/07/18:
Rehearing Scheduled

01/24/18:
Motion for Rehearing

02/07/18:
Rehearing Scheduled

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Identification Documents

Summary
Status
Notes
 
#58: Access to Services Provided by the Division of Motor Vehicles (not specified whether constitutional or statutory) –seeks to increase the number of DMV offices and appointment times, provide greater access to driver’s licenses to immigrants without legal status, and make renewing a driver’s license less tedious
Review and Comment Hearing Held; has not been filed with Secretary of State; proponents appear to be pursuing related initiative #71

Proponents: Ignacio Ramirez de Leon and Jose Navarrete

Related Initiatives: #58, #71, #82

09/26/2017:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

10/04/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

10/10/17:

Review and Comment Hearing Held

 
#71: Access to Services Provided by the Division of Motor Vehicles (statutory) –seeks to allow immigrants not lawfully present in the United States to meet the requirement for an identification card, an instruction permit, or a driver’s license by presenting a social security number, and seeks to allow the license or identification card to be reissued or renewed according to the same process as other types of licenses and identification cards
Review and Comment Hearing Held; has not been filed with Secretary of State; proponents appear to be pursuing related initiative #82

Proponents: Ignacio Ramirez de Leon and Pilar Carillo Cabrera

Related Initiatives: #58, #71, #82

10/31/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

11/14/17:

Review and Comment Hearing Scheduled

 
#82: Issuance of Identification Documents by the Department of Revenue (statutory) – seeks to allow immigrants not lawfully present in the United States to meet the requirement for an identification card, an instruction permit, or a driver’s license by presenting a social security number, and seeks to allow the license or identification card to be reissued or renewed according to the same process as other types of licenses and identification cards
Petition format approved; signatures due June 28, 2018

Proponents: Pilar Carrillo Cabrera and Genevieve Ann Chamberlin

Related Initiatives: #58, #71, #82

11/20/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

12/01/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

12/04/17:

Review and Comment Hearing Held

12/05/17:

Original Text Filed with the Secretary of State

12/05/17:

Amended Text Filed with the Secretary of State

12/05/17:

Final Text Filed with the Secretary of State

12/20/17:

Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

01/17/18:

Petition format approved

06/28/18:

Signatures Due

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Income Tax

Summary
Status
Notes
 
#52: State Income Tax (statutory) – seeks to create a “Fair and Simple Tax” law that provides that new returns will require only four lines and requires taxes equal to 4.6% of federal taxable income
Review and Comment Hearing held; has not been filed with Secretary of State; proponents appear to be pursuing related initiatives #62 and #83

Proponents: Mike Spalding and Marty Neilson

Related Initiatives: #52, #59, #62, #83

09/06/2017:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

09/15/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

 

09/20/17:

Review and Comment Hearing Held

 
#59: State Income Tax (statutory) –seeks to create a “Fair and Simple Tax” law that provides that new returns will require only four lines and requires taxes equal to 4.6% of federal taxable income
Withdrawn before Review and Comment hearing; proponents appear to be pursuing related initiative #62 and #83

Proponents: Mike Spalding and Marty Neilson

Related Initiatives: #52, #59, #62, #83

09/29/2017:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

10/13/17:

Review and Comment Hearing Scheduled

 
#62: State Income Tax (statutory) –seeks to create a “Fair and Simple Tax” law that provides that new returns will require only four lines and requires taxes equal to 4.6% of federal taxable income
Title Board Hearing and Rehearing Held and Title Set; awaiting approval for circulation for signatures

Proponents: Mike Spalding and Marty Neilson

Related Initiatives: #52, #59, #62, #83

10/04/2017:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

10/16/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

10/18/17:

Review and Comment Hearing Held

10/18/17:

Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

11/01/17:

Title Board Hearing held and title setting denied on the basis that the measure does not constitute a single subject

11/03/17:

Original Text Refiled with Secretary of State

11/03/17:

Amended Text Filed with Secretary of State

11/03/17:

Final Text Refiled with Secretary of State

11/14/17:

Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

11/15/17:

Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

11/21/17:

Motion for Rehearing Filed

12/06/17:
Title Board Rehearing Held and Title Amended

 

 
#83: State Income Tax (statutory) – seeks to create a “Fair and Simple Tax” law that provides that new returns will require only four lines and requires taxes equal to 4.6% of federal taxable income
Petition format approved; signatures due June 28, 2018

Proponents: Mike Spalding and Marty Neilson

Related Initiatives: #52, #59, #62, #83

11/21/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

11/22/17:

Waiver Letter Issued

11/24/17:

Final Text Filed with the Secretary of State

12/06/17:

Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

12/13/17

Motion for Rehearing Scheduled

12/20/17:

Title Board Rehearing Held and Title Amended

12/27/17:

Appeal filed with Colorado Supreme Court

01/10/18:

Petition format approved

06/28/18:

Signatures Due

 
#127: Policy Changes Pertaining to State Income Taxes (constitutional) – seeks to impose a tax of 11.8 percent on the portion of an individual’s federal taxable income, adjusted for inflation, that is greater than $500,000; provide a new earned income tax credit for lower and middle income taxpayers; and eliminate the current income tax credit
Withdrawn before Review and Comment Hearinghttps://www.bhfs.com/insights/alerts-articles/podcasts/brownstein-government-relations-podcast-series-cfpb-update-february-2018-

Proponents: Kevin Neal Patterson II and Eric Leveridge

Related Initiatives: #127, #128, #129, #130, #131, #132, #133, #134, #135, #136, #137, #138, #139, #140, #141, #142, #143, #144, #156, #157, #158, #159

01/25/18:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

 
#128: Policy Changes Pertaining to State Income Taxes (constitutional) – seeks to impose a tax of 11.8 percent on the portion of an individual’s federal taxable income, adjusted for inflation, that is greater than $500,000; provide a new earned income tax credit for lower and middle income taxpayers; and eliminate the current income tax credit
Withdrawn before Review and Comment Hearing

Proponents: Kevin Neal Patterson II and Eric Leveridge

Related Initiatives: #127, #128, #129, #130, #131, #132, #133, #134, #135, #136, #137, #138, #139, #140, #141, #142, #143, #144, #156, #157, #158, #159

01/25/18:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

 
#129: Policy Changes Pertaining to State Income Taxes (constitutional) – seeks to impose a tax of 11.8 percent on the portion of an individual’s federal taxable income, adjusted for inflation, that is greater than $500,000; provide a new earned income tax credit for lower and middle income taxpayers; and eliminate the current income tax credit
Withdrawn before Review and Comment Hearing

Proponents: Kevin Neal Patterson II and Eric Leveridge

Related Initiatives: #127, #128, #129, #130, #131, #132, #133, #134, #135, #136, #137, #138, #139, #140, #141, #142, #143, #144, #156, #157, #158, #159

01/25/18:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

 
#130: Policy Changes Pertaining to State Income Taxes (constitutional) – seeks to impose a tax of 9.87 percent on the portion of an individual’s federal taxable income, adjusted for inflation, that is greater than $300,000; provide a new earned income tax credit for lower and middle income taxpayers; and eliminate the current income tax credit
Withdrawn before Review and Comment Hearing

Proponents: Kevin Neal Patterson II and Eric Leveridge

Related Initiatives: #127, #128, #129, #130, #131, #132, #133, #134, #135, #136, #137, #138, #139, #140, #141, #142, #143, #144, #156, #157, #158, #159

01/25/18:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

 
#131: Policy Changes Pertaining to State Income Taxes (constitutional) – seeks to impose a tax of 9.87 percent on the portion of an individual’s federal taxable income, adjusted for inflation, that is greater than $300,000; provide a new earned income tax credit for lower and middle income taxpayers; and eliminate the current income tax credit
Withdrawn before Review and Comment Hearing

Proponents: Kevin Neal Patterson II and Eric Leveridge

Related Initiatives: #127, #128, #129, #130, #131, #132, #133, #134, #135, #136, #137, #138, #139, #140, #141, #142, #143, #144, #156, #157, #158, #159

01/25/18:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

02/08/18:

Review and Comment Hearing Scheduled

 
#132: Policy Changes Pertaining to State Income Taxes (constitutional) – seeks to impose a tax of 9.87 percent on the portion of an individual’s federal taxable income, adjusted for inflation, that is greater than $300,000; provide a new earned income tax credit for lower and middle income taxpayers; and eliminate the current income tax credit
Withdrawn before Review and Comment Hearing

Proponents: Kevin Neal Patterson II and Eric Leveridge

Related Initiatives: #127, #128, #129, #130, #131, #132, #133, #134, #135, #136, #137, #138, #139, #140, #141, #142, #143, #144, #156, #157, #158, #159

01/25/18:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

02/08/18:

Review and Comment Hearing Scheduled

 
#133: Policy Changes Pertaining to State Income Taxes (constitutional) – seeks to impose a tax of 11.8 percent on the portion of an individual’s federal taxable income, adjusted for inflation, that is greater than $500,000; provide a new earned income tax credit for lower and middle income taxpayers; and eliminate the current income tax credit
Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set; awaiting approval for circulation for signatures

Proponents: Kevin Neal Patterson II and Eric Leveridge

Related Initiatives: #127, #128, #129, #130, #131, #132, #133, #134, #135, #136 #137, #138, #139, #140, #141, #142, #143, #144, #156, #157, #158, #159

01/26/18:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

02/07/18:
Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

02/09/18:
Review and Comment Hearing Held

02/09/18:
Original Text Filed with Secretary of State

02/09/18:
Amended Text Filed with Secretary of State

02/09/18:
Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

02/21/18:
Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

Fiscal Impact Documents Submitted by Other Interested Persons

02/21/18:
Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

 
#134: Policy Changes Pertaining to State Income Taxes (constitutional) – seeks to impose a tax of 11.8 percent on the portion of an individual’s federal taxable income, adjusted for inflation, that is greater than $500,000; provide a new earned income tax credit for lower and middle income taxpayers; and eliminate the current income tax credit
Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set; awaiting approval for circulation for signatures

Proponents: Kevin Neal Patterson II and Eric Leveridge

Related Initiatives: #127, #128, #129, #130, #131, #132, #133, #134, #135, #136 #137, #138, #139, #140, #141, #142, #143, #144, #156, #157, #158, #159

01/26/18:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

02/07/18:
Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

02/09/18:
Review and Comment Hearing Held

02/09/18:
Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

02/21/18:
Initial Title Board Hearing Scheduled

02/09/18:
Original Text Filed with Secretary of State

02/09/18:
Amended Text Filed with Secretary of State

02/09/18:
Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

02/21/18:
Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

Fiscal Impact Documents Submitted by Other Interested Persons

02/21/18:
Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

 
#135: Policy Changes Pertaining to State Income Taxes (constitutional) – seeks to impose a tax of 11.8 percent on the portion of an individual’s federal taxable income, adjusted for inflation, that is greater than $500,000; provide a new earned income tax credit for lower and middle income taxpayers; and eliminate the current income tax credit
Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set; awaiting approval for circulation for signatures

Proponents: Kevin Neal Patterson II and Eric Leveridge

Related Initiatives: #127, #128, #129, #130, #131, #132, #133, #134, #135, #136 #137, #138, #139, #140, #141, #142, #143, #144, #156, #157, #158, #159

01/26/18:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

02/07/18:
Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

02/09/18:
Review and Comment Hearing Held

02/09/18:
Original Text Filed with Secretary of State

02/09/18:
Amended Text Filed with Secretary of State

02/09/18:
Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

02/21/18:
Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

Fiscal Impact Documents Submitted by Other Interested Persons

02/21/18:
Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

 
#136: Policy Changes Pertaining to State Income Taxes (constitutional) – seeks to impose a tax of 9.87 percent on the portion of an individual’s federal taxable income, adjusted for inflation, that is greater than $300,000; provide a new earned income tax credit for lower and middle income taxpayers; and eliminate the current income tax credit
Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set; awaiting approval for circulation for signatures

Proponents: Kevin Neal Patterson II and Eric Leveridge

Related Initiatives: #127, #128, #129, #130, #131, #132, #133, #134, #135, #136 #137, #138, #139, #140, #141, #142, #143, #144, #156, #157, #158, #159

01/26/18:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

02/07/18:
Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

02/09/18:
Original Text Filed with Secretary of State

02/09/18:
Amended Text Filed with Secretary of State

02/09/18:
Review and Comment Hearing Held

02/21/18:
Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

Fiscal Impact Documents Submitted by Other Interested Persons

02/21/18:
Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

 
#137: Policy Changes Pertaining to State Income Taxes (constitutional) – seeks to impose a tax of 9.87 percent on the portion of an individual’s federal taxable income, adjusted for inflation, that is greater than $300,000; provide a new earned income tax credit for lower and middle income taxpayers; and eliminate the current income tax credit
Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set; awaiting approval for circulation for signatures

Proponents: Kevin Neal Patterson II and Eric Leveridge 

Related Initiatives: #127, #128, #129, #130, #131, #132, #133, #134, #135, #136 #137, #138, #139, #140, #141, #142, #143, #144, #156, #157, #158, #159

01/26/18:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

02/07/18:
Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

02/09/18:
Review and Comment Hearing Held

02/09/18:
Original Text Filed with Secretary of State

02/09/18:
Amended Text Filed with Secretary of State

02/09/18:
Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

02/21/18:
Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

Fiscal Impact Documents Submitted by Other Interested Persons

02/21/18:
Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

 
#138: Policy Changes Pertaining to State Income Taxes (constitutional) – seeks to impose a tax of 9.87 percent on the portion of an individual’s federal taxable income, adjusted for inflation, that is greater than $300,000; provide a new earned income tax credit for lower and middle income taxpayers; and eliminate the current income tax credit
Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set; awaiting approval for circulation for signatures

Proponents: Kevin Neal Patterson II and Eric Leveridge

Related Initiatives:  #127, #128, #129, #130, #131, #132, #133, #134, #135, #136 #137, #138, #139, #140, #141, #142, #143, #144, #156, #157, #158, #159

01/26/18:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

02/07/18
Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

02/09/18:
Review and Comment Hearing Held

02/09/18:
Original Text Filed with Secretary of State

02/09/18:
Amended Text Filed with Secretary of State

02/09/18:
Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

02/21/18:
Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

Fiscal Impact Documents Submitted by Other Interested Persons

02/21/18:
Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

 
#139: Policy Changes Pertaining to State Income Taxes (constitutional) – seeks to impose a tax of 11.8 percent on the portion of an individual’s federal taxable income, adjusted for inflation, that is greater than $500,000; provide a new earned income tax credit for lower and middle income taxpayers; and eliminate the current income tax credit
Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set; awaiting approval for circulation for signatures

Proponents: Kevin Neal Patterson II and Eric Leveridge

Related Initiatives: #127, #128, #129, #130, #131, #132, #133, #134, #135, #136 #137, #138, #139, #140, #141, #142, #143, #144, #156, #157, #158, #159

01/26/18:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

02/07/18:
Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

02/09/18:
Review and Comment Hearing Held

02/09/18:
Original Text Filed with Secretary of State

02/09/18:
Amended Text Filed with Secretary of State

02/09/18:
Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

02/21/18:
Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

Fiscal Impact Documents Submitted by Other Interested Persons

02/21/18:
Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

 
#140: Policy Changes Pertaining to State Income Taxes (constitutional) – seeks to impose a tax of 11.8 percent on the portion of an individual’s federal taxable income, adjusted for inflation, that is greater than $500,000; provide a new earned income tax credit for lower and middle income taxpayers; and eliminate the current income tax credit
Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set; awaiting approval for circulation for signatures

Proponents: Kevin Neal Patterson II and Eric Leveridge

Related Initiatives: #127, #128, #129, #130, #131, #132, #133, #134, #135, #136 #137, #138, #139, #140, #141, #142, #143, #144, #156, #157, #158, #159

01/26/18:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

02/07/18:
Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

02/09/18:
Review and Comment Hearing Held

02/09/18:
Original Text Filed with Secretary of State

02/09/18:
Amended Text Filed with Secretary of State

02/09/18:
Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

02/21/18:
Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

Fiscal Impact Documents Submitted by Other Interested Persons

02/21/18:
Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

 
#141: Policy Changes Pertaining to State Income Taxes (constitutional) – seeks to impose a tax of 11.8 percent on the portion of an individual’s federal taxable income, adjusted for inflation, that is greater than $500,000; provide a new earned income tax credit for lower and middle income taxpayers; and eliminate the current income tax credit
Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set; awaiting approval for circulation for signatures

Proponents: Kevin Neal Patterson II and Eric Leveridge

Related Initiatives: #127, #128, #129, #130, #131, #132, #133, #134, #135, #136 #137, #138, #139, #140, #141, #142, #143, #144, #156, #157, #158, #159

01/26/18:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

02/07/18:
Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

02/09/18:
Review and Comment Hearing Held

02/09/18:
Original Text Filed with Secretary of State

02/09/18:
Amended Text Filed with Secretary of State

02/09/18:
Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

02/21/18:
Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

Fiscal Impact Documents Submitted by Other Interested Persons

02/21/18:
Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

 
#142: Policy Changes Pertaining to State Income Taxes (constitutional) – seeks to impose a tax of 9.87 percent on the portion of an individual’s federal taxable income, adjusted for inflation, that is greater than $300,000; provide a new earned income tax credit for lower and middle income taxpayers; and eliminate the current income tax credit
Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set; awaiting approval for circulation for signatures

Proponents: Kevin Neal Patterson II and Eric Leveridge

Related Initiatives: #127, #128, #129, #130, #131, #132, #133, #134, #135, #136 #137, #138, #139, #140, #141, #142, #143, #144, #156, #157, #158, #159

01/26/18:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

02/07/18:
Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

02/09/18:
Review and Comment Hearing Held

02/09/18:
Original Text Filed with Secretary of State

02/09/18:
Amended Text Filed with Secretary of State

02/09/18:
Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

02/21/18:
Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

Fiscal Impact Documents Submitted by Other Interested Persons

02/21/18:
Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

 
#143: Policy Changes Pertaining to State Income Taxes (constitutional) – seeks to impose a tax of 9.87 percent on the portion of an individual’s federal taxable income, adjusted for inflation, that is greater than $300,000; provide a new earned income tax credit for lower and middle income taxpayers; and eliminate the current income tax credit
Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set; awaiting approval for circulation for signatures

Proponents: Kevin Neal Patterson II and Eric Leveridge

Related Initiatives:#127, #128, #129, #130, #131, #132, #133, #134, #135, #136 #137, #138, #139, #140, #141, #142, #143, #144, #156, #157, #158, #159

01/26/18:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

02/09/18:
Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

02/09/18:
Review and Comment Hearing Held

02/09/18:
Original Text Filed with Secretary of State

02/09/18:
Amended Text Filed with Secretary of State

02/09/18:
Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

02/21/18:
Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

Fiscal Impact Documents Submitted by Other Interested Persons

02/21/18:
Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

 
#144: Policy Changes Pertaining to State Income Taxes (constitutional) – seeks to impose a tax of 9.87 percent on the portion of an individual’s federal taxable income, adjusted for inflation, that is greater than $300,000; provide a new earned income tax credit for lower and middle income taxpayers; and eliminate the current income tax credit
Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set; awaiting approval for circulation for signatures

Proponents: Kevin Neal Patterson II and Eric Leveridge

Related Initiatives: #127, #128, #129, #130, #131, #132, #133, #134, #135, #136 #137, #138, #139, #140, #141, #142, #143, #144, #156, #157, #158, #159

01/26/18:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

02/07/18:
Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

02/09/18:
Review and Comment Hearing Held

02/09/18:
Original Text Filed with Secretary of State

02/09/18:
Amended Text Filed with Secretary of State

02/09/18:
Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

02/21/18:

Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

Fiscal Impact Documents Submitted by Other Interested Persons

02/21/18:
Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

 
#156: Policy Changes Pertaining to State Income Taxes (constitutional, statutory) – seeks to impose a tax of 4.63 percent on the portion of an individual’s federal taxable income, adjusted for inflation, that is less than $300,000 and an unspecified percent for income greater than $300,000 pursuant to section 63 of the Internal Revenue Code; provide a new earned income tax credit for lower and middle income taxpayers; and eliminate the current income tax credit
Awaiting Review and Comment Hearing

Proponents: Kevin Neal Patterson II and Eric Leveridge

Related Initiatives: #127, #128, #129, #130, #131, #132, #133, #134, #135, #136, #137, #138, #139, #140, #141, #142, #143, #144, #156, #157, #158, #159

02/22/18:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

03/08/18:
Review and Comment Hearing Scheduled

 
#157: Policy Changes Pertaining to State Income Taxes (constitutional, statutory) – seeks to impose a tax of 4.63 percent on the portion of an individual’s federal taxable income, adjusted for inflation, that is less than $300,000 and an unspecified percent for income greater than $300,000 pursuant to section 63 of the Internal Revenue Code; provide a new earned income tax credit for lower and middle income taxpayers; and eliminate the current income tax credit
Awaiting Review and Comment Hearing

Proponents: Kevin Neal Patterson II and Eric Leveridge

Related Initiatives: #127, #128, #129, #130, #131, #132, #133, #134, #135, #136, #137, #138, #139, #140, #141, #142, #143, #144, #156, #157, #158, #159

02/22/18:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

03/08/18:
Review and Comment Hearing Scheduled

 
#158: Policy Changes Pertaining to State Income Taxes (constitutional, statutory) – seeks to impose a tax of 4.63 percent on the portion of an individual’s federal taxable income, adjusted for inflation, that is less than $500,000 and an unspecified percent for income greater than $500,000 pursuant to section 63 of the Internal Revenue Code; provide a new earned income tax credit for lower and middle income taxpayers; and eliminate the current income tax credit
Awaiting Review and Comment Hearing

 

Proponents: Kevin Neal Patterson II and Eric Leveridge

Related Initiatives: #127, #128, #129, #130, #131, #132, #133, #134, #135, #136, #137, #138, #139, #140, #141, #142, #143, #144, #156, #157, #158, #159

02/22/18:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

03/08/18:
Review and Comment Hearing Scheduled

 
#159: Policy Changes Pertaining to State Income Taxes (constitutional, statutory) – seeks to impose a tax of 4.63 percent on the portion of an individual’s federal taxable income, adjusted for inflation, that is less than $300,000 and an unspecified percent for income greater than $300,000 pursuant to section 63 of the Internal Revenue Code; provide a new earned income tax credit for lower and middle income taxpayers; and eliminate the current income tax credit
Awaiting Review and Comment Hearing

Proponents: Kevin Neal Patterson II and Eric Leveridge

Related Initiatives: #127, #128, #129, #130, #131, #132, #133, #134, #135, #136, #137, #138, #139, #140, #141, #142, #143, #144, #156, #157, #158, #159

02/22/18:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

03/08/18:
Review and Comment Hearing Scheduled

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Takings

Summary
Status
Notes
 

#108: Just Compensation for Reduction in Fair Market Value by Government Law or Regulation (constitutional) – seeks to add to the Colorado Constitution that private property cannot be reduced in fair market value by government law or regulation without just compensation

Title Board Rehearing Held and Title Set; awaiting approval for circulation for signatures

Proponents: Michelle Smith and Chad Vorthmann

Related Initiatives: #108, #109, #110, #111, #112, #113

01/09/18:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

01/19/18:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

01/23/18:

Review and Comment Hearing Held

01/26/18:

Original Text Filed with Secretary of State

01/26/18:

Amended Text Filed with Secretary of State

01/26/18:

Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

02/06/18:

Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

02/07/18:

Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

02/14/18:

Motion for Rehearing

02/21/18:

Title Board Rehearing Held and Motion for Rehearing Denied

 

#109: Just Compensation for Damage Due to Government Law or Regulation (constitutional) – seeks to add to the Colorado Constitution that an owner is entitled to just compensation when his or her private property is damaged by a government law or regulation that reduces the property’s fair market value by at least 10 percent

Title Board Rehearing Held and Title Set; awaiting approval for circulation for signatures

Proponents: Michelle Smith and Chad Vorthmann

Related Initiatives: #108, #109, #110, #111, #112, #113

01/09/18:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

01/19/18:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

01/23/18:

Review and Comment Hearing Held

01/26/18:

Original and Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

02/06/18:

Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

02/07/18:

Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

02/14/18:

Motion for Rehearing

02/21/18:

Title Board Rehearing Held and Motion for Rehearing Denied Except for Changes to the Title

 

#110: Just Compensation for Damage Due to Government Law or Regulation (constitutional) – seeks to add to the Colorado Constitution that an owner is entitled to just compensation when his or her private property is damaged by a government law or regulation that reduces the property’s fair market value by prohibiting or restricting uses allowable at the time the owner acquired title to the property

Title Board Rehearing Held and Title Set; awaiting approval for circulation for signatures

Proponents: Michelle Smith and Chad Vorthmann

Related Initiatives: #108, #109, #110, #111, #112, #113

01/09/18:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

01/19/18:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

01/23/18:

Review and Comment Hearing Held

01/26/18:

Original Text Filed with Secretary of State

01/26/18:

Amended Text Filed with Secretary of State

01/26/18:

Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

02/06/18:

Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

02/07/18:

Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

02/14/18:

Motion for Rehearing

02/21/18:

Title Board Rehearing Held and Motion for Rehearing Denied

 

#111: Taking Property for Public Use (constitutional) – seeks to add to the Colorado Constitution that a taking occurs when government implementation of any regulatory program operates to reduce the fair market value of real property for uses allowable at the time the owner acquired title

Title Board Rehearing Held and Title Set; awaiting approval for circulation for signatures

Proponents: Michelle Smith and Chad Vorthmann

Related Initiatives: #108, #109, #110, #111, #112, #113

01/09/18:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

01/19/18:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

01/23/18:

Review and Comment Hearing Held

01/26/18:

Original Text Filed with Secretary of State

01/26/18:

Amended Text Filed with Secretary of State

01/26/18:

Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

02/06/18:

Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

02/07/18:

Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

02/14/18:

Motion for Rehearing

02/21/18:

Title Board Rehearing Held and Motion for Rehearing Denied

 

#112: Just Compensation for Just Compensation for Damage Due to Government Law, Regulation or Regulatory condition (constitutional) – seeks to add to the Colorado Constitution that an owner is entitled to just compensation when his or her private property is damaged by a government law, regulation, or regulatory condition that limits or prevents property from being used for all of the purposes allowable at the time the owner acquired title

Title Board Rehearing Held and Title Set; awaiting approval for circulation for signatures

Proponents: Michelle Smith and Chad Vorthmann

Related Initiatives: #108, #109, #110, #111, #112, #113

01/09/18:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

01/19/18:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

01/23/18:

Review and Comment Hearing Held

01/26/18:

Original Text Filed with Secretary of State

01/26/18:

Amended Text Filed with Secretary of State

01/26/18:

Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

02/06/18:

Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

02/07/18:

Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

02/14/18:

Motion for Rehearing

02/21/18:

Title Board Rehearing Held and Motion for Rehearing Denied

 

#113: Taking Property for Public Use (constitutional) – seeks to add to the Colorado Constitution that a taking occurs when the government imposes a law, regulation, or regulatory condition that operates to reduce the fair market value of real property for uses allowable at the time the owner acquired title

Title Board Rehearing Held and Title Set; awaiting approval for circulation for signatures

Proponents: Michelle Smith and Chad Vorthmann

Related Initiatives: #108, #109, #110, #111, #112, #113

01/09/18:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

01/19/18:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

01/23/18:

Review and Comment Hearing Held

01/26/18:

Original Text Filed with Secretary of State

01/26/18:

Amended Text Filed with Secretary of State

01/26/18:

Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

02/06/18:

Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

02/07/18:

Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

02/14/18:

Motion for Rehearing

02/21/18:

Title Board Rehearing Held and Motion for Rehearing Denied

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Other

Summary
Status
Notes
 
#19: Prohibit Sales of Smartphones to Minors Under the Age of 13 (statutory) – seeks to make the knowing sale of smartphones to minors under the age of 13 illegal and subject to civil penalty
Will not appear on ballot; proponents appear to be pursuing related initiative #29

Proponents: Timothy Farnum, Jeffrey Cross, Frank Bonifacio, Trevor Huster

Related Initiatives: #19, #29

03/14/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

03/22/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

03/28/17:

Review and Comment Hearing held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

 
#29: Prohibit Sales of Smartphones to Minors Under the Age of 13 (statutory) – seeks to make the knowing sale of smartphones to minors under the age of 13 illegal and subject to civil penalty
Expired

Proponents: Timothy Farnum, Trevor Huster

Related Initiatives: #19, #29

03/28/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

04/07/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/10/17:

Review and Comment Hearing held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

05/17/17:

Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

 
#34: State Scholarship Program (not specified) – seeks to create a scholarship fund for all Colorado students to cover the costs associated with attending any Colorado community college or public university
Review and Comment hearing held; proponents have not yet filed with the Secretary of State

Proponents: Nathan Clay and Mark Tejada

04/20/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

05/02/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

05/04/17: Review and Comment Hearing held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

 
#35: Prohibit Conversion Therapy (statutory) – seeks to prohibit the practice of attempting to change an individual’s sexual orientation
Withdrawn before Review and Comment hearing

Proponents: Christopher Savin and Jayson Richardson

04/21/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

05/04/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

05/08/17: Review and Comment Hearing Scheduled

 
#36: State Income Tax Increase for Scholarship Program ​(statutory) – seeks to create a scholarship program for qualified Colorado citizens that pays for tuition and certain costs associated with attending a Colorado public college
Review and Comment Hearing held; proponents have not yet filed with the Secretary of State

Proponents: Nathan Clay and Mark Tejada

05/08/2017:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

05/18/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

05/22/17:

Review and Comment Hearing held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services 

 
#51: Criminal Justice Procedures (statutory) – seeks to establish a “Justice and Fairness Act” that sets forth sentencing duties, requires the State to pay fully exonerated or fully dismissed defendants, amends bail requirements, and abolishes Grand Juries, among other things
Review and Comment Hearing held; has not been filed with Secretary of State; proponents appear to be pursuing related initiative #61

Proponents: Mike Spalding and Marty Neilson

Related Initiatives: #51, #61

09/06/2017:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

09/13/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

09/20/17:

Review and Comment Hearing Held

 
#61: Criminal Justice Procedures (statutory) –seeks to establish a “Justice and Fairness Act” that sets forth sentencing duties, requires the State to pay fully exonerated or fully dismissed defendants, amends bail requirements, and abolishes Grand Juries, among other things
Denied title setting

Proponents: Mike Spalding and Marty Neilson

Related Initiatives: #51, #61

10/04/2017:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

10/16/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

10/18/17:

Review and Comment Hearing Held

10/18/17:

Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

11/01/17:

Title Board Hearing held and title setting denied on the basis that the measure does not constitute a single subject.

 
#62: State Income Tax (statutory) –seeks to create a “Fair and Simple Tax” law that provides that new returns will require only four lines and requires taxes equal to 4.6% of federal taxable income
Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set; awaiting approval for circulation for signatures

Proponents: Mike Spalding and Marty Neilson

Related Initiatives: #52, #59, #62

10/04/2017:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

10/16/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

10/18/17:

Review and Comment Hearing Held

10/18/17:

Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

11/01/17:

Title Board Hearing held and title setting denied on the basis that the measure does not constitute a single subject

11/03/17:

Original Text Refiled with Secretary of State

11/03/17:

Amended Text Filed with Secretary of State

11/03/17:

Final Text Refiled with Secretary of State

11/14/17:

Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

11/15/17:

Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

 
#80: New Energy Technologies (statutory) –seeks to create a “New Energy State” by protecting clean energy technology research and development and by establishing a state level patent office to fast-track patent application processing of such technologies.
Withdrawn

Proponents: Jeff Peckman and Peggy Ritchie, LLV

Related Initiatives: #80, #81, #84

11/14/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

11/28/17:

Review and Comment Hearing Scheduled

 
#81: New Energy Technologies (statutory) –seeks to create a “New Energy State” by protecting clean energy technology research and development and by establishing a state level patent office to fast-track patent application processing of such technologies
Withdrawn

Proponents: Jeff Peckman and Peggy Ritchie, LLV

Related Initiatives: #80, #81, #84

11/16/17:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

11/28/17:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

11/30/17:

Review and Comment Hearing Held

 
#84: New Energy Technologies (statutory) –seeks to increase patents for extraordinary technology 
Review and Comment Hearing held; has not been filed with Secretary of State

Proponents: Jeff Peckman and Peggy Ritchie, LLC

Related Initiatives: #80, #81, #84

12/07/17:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

12/19/17:
Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

12/21/17:
Review and Comment Hearing Held

 
#124: Labeling Requirements for Genetically Modified Food (statutory) – seeks to require all genetically modified food to contain a label with the words “contains genetically modified ingredients” in 12.5 percent of the surface area of the printed label
Withdrawn; proponents appear to be pursuing initiative #125

Proponents: Matthew Callaway and Jonathan Leddy

01/18/18:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

 
#125: Labeling Requirements for Genetically Modified Food (statutory) – seeks to require all genetically modified food to contain a label with the words “contains genetically modified ingredients” in 12.5 percent of the surface area of the printed label
Awaiting Initial Title Board Hearing

Proponents: Matthew Callaway and Jonathan Leddy

01/19/18:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

01/31/18:

Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

02/02/18:
Review and Comment Hearing Held

02/21/18:

Original Text Filed with Secretary of State

02/21/18:

Amended Text Filed with Secretary of State

02/21/18:

Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

03/07/18:

Initial Title Board Hearing Scheduled

 
#126: Payday Loans (statutory) – seeks to lower the maximum authorized finance charge for payday loans to an annual percentage rate of 36 percent and to make it unlawful to make, offer, guarantee, assist, or arrange to have a consumer obtain a loan with a greater rate of interest, consideration, or charge
Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set; awaiting approval for circulation for signatures

Proponents: Corrine Fowler and Rev. Dr. Annie M. Rice-Jones

01/23/18:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

02/02/18:
Review and Comment Memorandum Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

02/06/18:
Review and Comment Hearing Held 

02/09/18:
Original Text Filed with Secretary of State

02/09/18:
Amended Text Filed with Secretary of State

02/09/18:
Final Text Filed with Secretary of State

02/19/18:
Fiscal Impact Statement Prepared by Legislative Council

Fiscal Impact Documents Submitted by Other Interested Persons

Fiscal Impact Documents Submitted by Other Interested Persons

Fiscal Impact Documents Submitted by Other Interested Persons

Fiscal Impact Documents Submitted by Other Interested Persons

02/21/18:
Initial Title Board Hearing Held and Title Set

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