Brownstein Colorado Ballot Initiative Tracker

Brownstein’s Political & Regulatory Law Group presents this comprehensive tracker of all Colorado statewide ballot initiatives proposed during the 2019-2020 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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2019-2020 Colorado Ballot Initiatives 

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Oil and Gas

Summary
Status
Notes

#1: Severance Taxes on Oil and Gas (statutory) – seeks to increase the state severance tax to 10%, and to direct funds to education funding and medical care and treatment

Withdrawn before Review & Comment hearing; Proponents appear to be pursing related initiative #22

Proponents: Mary Henry and Andrew O’Connor

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #1, #2, #22

07/27/18:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

#2: Severance Taxes on Oil and Gas (statutory) – seeks to increase the state severance tax to 10%, and to direct funds to education funding and medical care and treatment

Review & Comment hearing held; Proponents appear to be pursing related initiative #22

Proponents: Mary Henry and Andrew O’Connor

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #1, #2, #22

08/03/18:|
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

08/15/18:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

08/17/18:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

#22: Severance Taxes on Oil and Gas (statutory) – seeks to increase the state severance tax to 10%, and to direct funds to education funding and medical care and treatment

Approved for circulation of petitions for signatures

Proponents: Mary Henry and Andrew O’Connor

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #1, #2, #22

11/13/18:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

01/09/19:
Final Text Filed with the Secretary of State 

02/04/19:
Initial Fiscal Impact Statement

02/06/19:
Title set by Title Board

02/13/19:
Motion for Rehearing

02/20/19:
Title Board rehearing held and Motion for Rehearing granted only to the extent that the Title board amended the titles

#64: Oil and Gas Regulation (statutory) – seeks to change the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission to an independent regulatory commission funded by severance tax revenues to foster and regulation responsible oil and gas production that balances the protection of private property rights, local input and priorities, and the protection of public health and safety, as well as minimizes environmental impacts

Denied title setting; motion for rehearing withdrawn

Proponents: John Brackney and Barbara Kirkmeyer

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #64, #65, #66, #67

03/21/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

04/02/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/04/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/05/19:
Original Text filed with the Secretary of State

04/05/19:
Amended Text filed with the Secretary of State

04/05/19:
Final Text filed with the Secretary of State

04/16/19:
Initial Fiscal Impact Statement

04/17/19:
Denied title setting on single subject grounds

04/24/19:
Motion for Rehearing 

04/26/19:
Title Board rehearing scheduled for 10:00 a.m.

#65: Severance Taxes on Oil and Gas (statutory) – seeks to increase the state severance tax to 10%, and to direct funds to education funding and medical care and treatment

Denied title setting; motion for rehearing withdrawn

Proponents: John Brackney and Barbara Kirkmeyer

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #64, #65, #66, #67

03/21/19:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

04/02/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/04/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/05/19:
Original Text filed with the Secretary of State

04/05/19:
Amended Text filed with the Secretary of State

04/05/19:
Final Text filed with the Secretary of State

04/16/19:
Initial Fiscal Impact Statement

04/17/19:
Denied title setting on single subject grounds

04/24/19:
Motion for Rehearing 

04/26/19:
Title Board rehearing scheduled for 10:00 a.m.

#66: Severance Taxes on Oil and Gas (statutory) – seeks to increase the state severance tax to 10%, and to direct funds to education funding and medical care and treatment

Denied title setting; motion for rehearing withdrawn

Proponents: John Brackney and Barbara Kirkmeyer

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #64, #65, #66, #67

03/21/19:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

04/02/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/04/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/05/19:
Original Text filed with the Secretary of State

04/05/19:
Amended Text filed with the Secretary of State

04/05/19:
Final Text filed with the Secretary of State

04/16/19:
Initial Fiscal Impact Statement

04/16/19:
Initial Fiscal Impact Statement

04/17/19:
Denied title setting on single subject grounds

04/24/19:
Motion for Rehearing 

04/26/19:
Title Board rehearing scheduled for 10:00 a.m.

#67: Severance Taxes on Oil and Gas (statutory) – seeks to increase the state severance tax to 10%, and to direct funds to education funding and medical care and treatment

Denied title setting; motion for rehearing withdrawn

Proponents: John Brackney and Barbara Kirkmeyer

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #64, #65, #66, #67

03/21/19:

Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

04/02/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/04/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/05/19:
Original Text filed with the Secretary of State

04/05/19:
Amended Text filed with the Secretary of State

04/05/19:
Final Text filed with the Secretary of State

04/17/19:
Initial Title Board hearing scheduled

04/24/19:
Motion for Rehearing 

04/26/19:
Title Board rehearing scheduled for 10:00 a.m.

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Fiscal Policy

Summary
Status
Notes

#3: State Fiscal Policy (constitutional) – seeks to repeal the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution

Appeal pending before the Colorado Supreme Court; briefing submitted

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

11/06/18:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

11/16/18:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

11/20/18:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

11/06/18:
Original Text Filed with the Secretary of State

01/04/19:
Amended Text Filed with the Secretary of State

01/04/19:
Final Text Filed with the Secretary of State

01/15/19:
Initial Fiscal Impact Statement

01/16/19:|
Title Board Hearing held and title setting denied on the basis that the measure does not constitute a single subject

01/22/2019
Motion for Rehearing filed

02/06/19:
Motion for Rehearing denied as to single subject; Motion for Rehearing as to the fiscal impact abstract

02/13/19:
Petition for Review Filed with the Colorado Supreme Court

03/05/19:
Simultaneous Opening Briefs Due to the Colorado Supreme Court

Petitioner's Opening Brief

Title Board's Opening Brief

03/25/19:
Petitioner's Answer Brief

Title Board's Answer Brief

#4: State Fiscal Policy (constitutional) – seeks to partially repeal the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution, including prior voter approval for tax increases

Review and Comment hearing held

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

11/06/18:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

11/16/18:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

11/20/18:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

#5: State Fiscal Policy (constitutional) – seeks to repeal: (1) the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution; (2) the requirement regarding how the General Assembly adjusts the assessment rate for residential real property, commonly referred to as the “Gallagher Amendment”; and (3) the requirement that the nonresidential property tax assessment rate is 29 percent

Review and Comment hearing held

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

11/06/18:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

11/16/18:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

11/20/18:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

#6: State Fiscal Policy (constitutional) – seeks to repeal: (1) substantive provisions of the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution, including prior voter approval for tax increases; (2) the requirement regarding how the General Assembly adjusts the assessment rate for residential real property, commonly referred to as the “Gallagher Amendment”; and (3) the requirement that the nonresidential property tax assessment rate is 29 percent

Review and Comment hearing held

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

11/06/18:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

11/16/18:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

11/20/18:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

#7: State Fiscal Policy (constitutional) – seeks to repeal: (1) the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution; (2) the requirement regarding how the General Assembly adjusts the assessment rate for residential real property, commonly referred to as the “Gallagher Amendment”; (3) the requirement that the nonresidential property tax assessment rate is 29 percent; and (4) all funding requirements for public preschool through twelfth grade education that were included in “Amendment 23”

Review & Comment hearing held

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

11/06/18:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

11/16/18:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

11/20/18:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

#8: State Fiscal Policy (constitutional) – seeks to repeal: (1) substantive provisions of the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution, including prior voter approval for tax increases; (2) the requirement regarding how the General Assembly adjusts the assessment rate for residential real property, commonly referred to as the “Gallagher Amendment”; (3) the requirement that the nonresidential property tax assessment rate is 29 percent; and (4) all funding requirements for public preschool through twelfth grade education that were included in “Amendment 23”

Review & Comment hearing held

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

11/06/18:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

11/16/18:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

11/20/18:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

#9: State Fiscal Policy (constitutional) – seeks to: (1) repeal the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution, excluding the requirement for prior voter approval for tax measures; (2) eliminate the requirement for prior voter approval for any assessment ratio increase for a property class; and (3) create an exception to the prior voter approval requirement for tax measures based on the total projected revenue from all of a district's concurrent tax measures

Review & Comment hearing held

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

11/06/18:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

11/16/18:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

11/20/18:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

#10: State Fiscal Policy (constitutional) – seeks to partially repeal the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution

Withdrawn before Review & Comment hearing

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

11/06/18:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

#11: State Fiscal Policy (constitutional) – seeks to: (1) repeal the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution, excluding the requirement for prior voter approval for tax measures; (2) eliminate the requirement for prior voter approval for any assessment ratio increase for a property class; (3) create an exception to the prior voter approval requirement for tax measures based on the total projected revenue from all of a district's concurrent tax measures; (4) repeal the requirement regarding how the General Assembly adjusts the assessment rate for residential real property, commonly referred to as the “Gallagher Amendment”; and (5) repeal the requirement that the nonresidential property tax assessment rate is 29 percent

Review & Comment hearing held

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

11/06/18:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

11/16/18:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

11/20/18:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

#12: State Fiscal Policy (constitutional) – seeks to: (1) partially repeal the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution; (2) repeal the requirement regarding how the General Assembly adjusts the assessment rate for residential real property, commonly referred to as the “Gallagher Amendment”; and (3) repeal the requirement that the nonresidential property tax assessment rate is 29 percent

Withdrawn before Review & Comment hearing

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

11/06/18:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

#13: State Fiscal Policy (constitutional) – seeks to: (1) repeal the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution, excluding the requirement for prior voter approval for tax measures; (2) eliminate the requirement for prior voter approval for any assessment ratio increase for a property class; (3) create an exception to the prior voter approval requirement for tax measures based on the total projected revenue from all of a district's concurrent tax measures; (4) repeal the requirement regarding how the General Assembly adjusts the assessment rate for residential real property, commonly referred to as the “Gallagher Amendment”; (5) repeal the requirement that the nonresidential property tax assessment rate is 29 percent; and (6) repeal all funding requirements for public preschool through twelfth grade education that were included in “Amendment 23”

Review & Comment hearing held

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

11/06/18:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

11/16/18:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

11/20/18:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

#14: State Fiscal Policy (constitutional) – seeks to: (1) partially repeal the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution; (2) repeal the requirement regarding how the General Assembly adjusts the assessment rate for residential real property, commonly referred to as the “Gallagher Amendment”; (3) repeal the requirement that the nonresidential property tax assessment rate is 29 percent; and (4) repeal all funding requirements for public preschool through twelfth grade education that were included in “Amendment 23”

Withdrawn before Review & Comment hearing

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

11/06/18:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

#15: State Fiscal Policy (constitutional) – seeks to: (1) repeal the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution, excluding the requirement for prior voter approval for tax measures; and (2) amend the prior voter approval requirement for tax measures

Review & Comment hearing held

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

11/06/18:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

11/16/18:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

11/20/18:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

#16: State Fiscal Policy (constitutional) – seeks to: (1) partially repeal the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution; and (2) amend the prior voter approval requirement for tax measures

Withdrawn before Review & Comment hearing

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

11/06/18:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

#17: State Fiscal Policy (constitutional) – seeks to: (1) repeal the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution, excluding the requirement for prior voter approval for tax measures; (2) amend the prior voter approval requirement for tax measures; (3) repeal the requirement regarding how the General Assembly adjusts the assessment rate for residential real property, commonly referred to as the “Gallagher Amendment”; and (4) repeal the requirement that the nonresidential property tax assessment rate is 29 percent

Review & Comment hearing held

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

11/06/18:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

11/16/18:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

11/20/18:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

#18: State Fiscal Policy (constitutional) – seeks to: (1) partially repeal the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution; (2) amend the prior voter approval requirement for tax measures; (3) repeal the requirement regarding how the General Assembly adjusts the assessment rate for residential real property, commonly referred to as the “Gallagher Amendment”; and (4) repeal the requirement that the nonresidential property tax assessment rate is 29 percent

Withdrawn before Review & Comment hearing

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

11/06/18:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

#19: State Fiscal Policy (constitutional) – seeks to: (1) repeal the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution, excluding the requirement for prior voter approval for tax measures; (2) amend the prior voter approval requirement for tax measures; (3) repeal the requirement regarding how the General Assembly adjusts the assessment rate for residential real property, commonly referred to as the “Gallagher Amendment”; (4) repeal the requirement that the nonresidential property tax assessment rate is 29 percent; and (5) repeal all funding requirements for public preschool through twelfth grade education that were included in “Amendment 23”

Review & Comment hearing held

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

11/06/18:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

11/16/18:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

11/20/18:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Service

#20: State Fiscal Policy (constitutional) – seeks to repeal: (1) the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution; (2) the requirement regarding how the General Assembly adjusts the assessment rate for residential real property, commonly referred to as the “Gallagher Amendment”; (3) the requirement that the nonresidential property tax assessment rate is 29 percent; and (4) all funding requirements for public preschool through twelfth grade education that were included in “Amendment 23”

Withdrawn before Review & Comment hearing

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

11/06/18:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

#21: State Fiscal Policy (constitutional) – seeks to create an exception in the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution, to the prior voter approval requirement for tax measures based on the total projected revenue from all of a district's concurrent tax measures

Withdrawn before Review & Comment hearing

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

11/06/18:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

#33: State Fiscal Policy (Constitution Repeal) – seeks to repeal most provisions in the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution, including prior voter approval for tax increases

Review and Comment hearing held, Proponents appear to be pursuing related Initiative #84

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

02/12/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

02/22/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

02/26/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

#34: State Fiscal Policy (Constitution Repeal) – seeks to repeal: (1) the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution, including prior voter approval for tax increases; and (2) the requirement regarding how the General Assembly adjusts the assessment rate for residential real property, commonly referred to as the “Gallagher Amendment”

Review and Comment hearing held, Proponents appear to be pursuing related Initiative #85

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

02/12/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

02/22/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

02/26/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

#35: State Fiscal Policy (Constitution Repeal) – seeks to: (1) partially repeal the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution, including prior voter approval for tax increases; and (2) repeal the requirement regarding how the General Assembly adjusts the assessment rate for residential real property, commonly referred to as the “Gallagher Amendment”

Review and Comment hearing held, Proponents appear to be pursuing related Initiative #86

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

02/12/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

02/22/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

02/26/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

#36: State Fiscal Policy (Constitution Repeal) – seeks to repeal: (1) the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution; (2) the requirement regarding how the General Assembly adjusts the assessment rate for residential real property, commonly referred to as the “Gallagher Amendment”; and (3) all funding requirements for public preschool through twelfth grade education that were included in “Amendment 23”

Review and Comment hearing held, Proponents appear to be pursuing related Initiative #87

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

02/12/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

02/22/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

02/26/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

#37: State Fiscal Policy (Constitution Repeal) – seeks to: (1) partially repeal the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution; (2) repeal the requirement regarding how the General Assembly adjusts the assessment rate for residential real property, commonly referred to as the “Gallagher Amendment”; and (3) repeal all funding requirements for public preschool through twelfth grade education that were included in “Amendment 23”

Review and Comment hearing held, Proponents appear to be pursuing related Initiative #88

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

02/12/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

02/22/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

02/26/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

#38: State Fiscal Policy (Constitutional) – seeks to repeal the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution, and replace it with a version that does not require voter approval for any tax measure if the total projected revenue is 5 percent or less of the fiscal year spending in the last complete fiscal year of that district

Review and Comment hearing held, Proponents appear to be pursuing related Initiative #89

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

02/12/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

02/22/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

02/26/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

#39: State Fiscal Policy (Constitutional) – seeks to partially repeal the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution, and replace the repealed provisions with a version that does not require voter approval for any tax measure if the total projected revenue is 5 percent or less of the fiscal year spending in the last complete fiscal year of that district

Review and Comment hearing held, Proponents appear to be pursuing related Initiative #90

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

02/12/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

02/22/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

02/26/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

#40: State Fiscal Policy (Constitutional) – seeks to: (1) repeal the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution, and replace it with a version that does not require voter approval for any tax measure if the total projected revenue is 5 percent or less of the fiscal year spending in the last complete fiscal year of that district; and (2) repeal the requirement regarding how the General Assembly adjusts the assessment rate for residential real property, commonly referred to as the “Gallagher Amendment”

Review and Comment hearing held, Proponents appear to be pursuing related Initiative #91

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

02/12/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

02/22/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

02/26/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

#41: State Fiscal Policy (Constitutional) – seeks to: (1) partially repeal the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution, and replace it with a version that does not require voter approval for any tax measure if the total projected revenue is 5 percent or less of the fiscal year spending in the last complete fiscal year of that district; and (2) repeal the requirement regarding how the General Assembly adjusts the assessment rate for residential real property, commonly referred to as the “Gallagher Amendment”

Review and Comment hearing held, Proponents appear to be pursuing related Initiative #92

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

02/12/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

02/22/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

02/26/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

#42: State Fiscal Policy (Constitutional) – seeks to: (1) repeal the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution, and replace it with a version that does not require voter approval for any tax measure if the total projected revenue is 5 percent or less of the fiscal year spending in the last complete fiscal year of that district; (2) repeal the requirement regarding how the General Assembly adjusts the assessment rate for residential real property, commonly referred to as the “Gallagher Amendment”; and (3) repeal all funding requirements for public preschool through twelfth grade education that were included in “Amendment 23”

Review and Comment hearing held, Proponents appear to be pursuing related Initiative #93

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

02/12/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

02/22/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

02/26/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

#43: State Fiscal Policy (Constitutional) – seeks to: (1) partially repeal the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution, and replace it with a version that does not require voter approval for any tax measure if the total projected revenue is 5 percent or less of the fiscal year spending in the last complete fiscal year of that district; (2) repeal the requirement regarding how the General Assembly adjusts the assessment rate for residential real property, commonly referred to as the “Gallagher Amendment”; and (3) repeal all funding requirements for public preschool through twelfth grade education that were included in “Amendment 23”

Review and Comment hearing held, Proponents appear to be pursuing related Initiative #94

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

02/12/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

02/22/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

02/26/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

#44: State Fiscal Policy (Constitutional) – seeks to repeal the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution, and replace it with a version that does not require voter approval for (i) any local district tax measure or (ii) any state tax measure if the state’s total projected revenue from the tax measure is 5 percent or less of the fiscal year spending in the last complete fiscal year

Review and Comment hearing held, Proponents appear to be pursuing related Initiative #95

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

02/12/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

02/22/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

02/26/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

#45: State Fiscal Policy (Constitutional) – seeks to partially repeal the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution, and replace it with a version that does not require voter approval for (i) any local district tax measure or (ii) any state tax measure if the state’s total projected revenue from the tax measure is 5 percent or less of the fiscal year spending in the last complete fiscal year

Review and Comment hearing held, Proponents appear to be pursuing related Initiative #96

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

02/12/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

02/22/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

02/26/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

#46: State Fiscal Policy (Constitutional) – seeks to: (1) repeal the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution, and replace it with a version that does not require voter approval for (i) any local district tax measure or (ii) any state tax measure if the state’s total projected revenue from the tax measure is 5 percent or less of the fiscal year spending in the last complete fiscal year; and (2) repeal the requirement regarding how the General Assembly adjusts the assessment rate for residential real property, commonly referred to as the “Gallagher Amendment”

Review and Comment hearing held, Proponents appear to be pursuing related Initiative #97

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

02/12/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

02/22/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

02/26/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

#47: State Fiscal Policy (Constitutional) – seeks to: (1) partially repeal the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution, and replace it with a version that does not require voter approval for (i) any local district tax measure or (ii) any state tax measure if the state’s total projected revenue from the tax measure is 5 percent or less of the fiscal year spending in the last complete fiscal year; and (2) repeal the requirement regarding how the General Assembly adjusts the assessment rate for residential real property, commonly referred to as the “Gallagher Amendment”

Review and Comment hearing held, Proponents appear to be pursuing related Initiative #98

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

02/12/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

02/22/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

02/26/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

#48: State Fiscal Policy (Constitutional) – seeks to: (1) repeal the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution, and replace it with a version that does not require voter approval for (i) any local district tax measure or (ii) any state tax measure if the state’s total projected revenue from the tax measure is 5 percent or less of the fiscal year spending in the last complete fiscal year; (2) repeal the requirement regarding how the General Assembly adjusts the assessment rate for residential real property, commonly referred to as the “Gallagher Amendment”; and (3) repeal all funding requirements for public preschool through twelfth grade education that were included in “Amendment 23”

Review and Comment hearing held, Proponents appear to be pursuing related Initiative #99

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

02/12/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

02/22/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

02/26/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

#49: State Fiscal Policy (Constitutional) – seeks to: (1) partially repeal the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution, and replace it with a version that does not require voter approval for (i) any local district tax measure or (ii) any state tax measure if the state’s total projected revenue from the tax measure is 5 percent or less of the fiscal year spending in the last complete fiscal year; (2) repeal the requirement regarding how the General Assembly adjusts the assessment rate for residential real property, commonly referred to as the “Gallagher Amendment”; and (3) repeal all funding requirements for public preschool through twelfth grade education that were included in “Amendment 23”

Review and Comment hearing held, Proponents appear to be pursuing related Initiative #100

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

02/12/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

02/22/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

02/26/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

#50: State Fiscal Policy (Constitutional) – seeks to create an exception in the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution, that voter approval for a tax measure is not required if the total projected revenue is 5 percent or less of the fiscal year spending in the last complete fiscal year of that district

Review and Comment hearing held, Proponents appear to be pursuing related Initiative #101

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

02/12/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

02/22/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

02/26/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

#84: State Fiscal Policy (Constitution Repeal) – seeks to repeal most provisions in the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution, including prior voter approval for tax increases

Review and Comment hearing held

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2020

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

04/10/19:
Initial Text submitted to Legislative Counsel

04/19/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/24/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

#85: State Fiscal Policy (Constitution Repeal) – seeks to repeal: (1) the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution, including prior voter approval for tax increases; and (2) the requirement regarding how the General Assembly adjusts the assessment rate for residential real property, commonly referred to as the “Gallagher Amendment”

Letter issued

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2020

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

04/10/19:
Initial Text submitted to Legislative Counsel

#86: State Fiscal Policy (Constitutional) – seeks to: (1) partially repeal the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution, including prior voter approval for tax increases; and (2) repeal the requirement regarding how the General Assembly adjusts the assessment rate for residential real property, commonly referred to as the “Gallagher Amendment”

Review and Comment hearing held

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2020

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

04/10/19:
Initial Text submitted to Legislative Counsel

4/19/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/24/2019:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Service

#87: State Fiscal Policy (Constitutional) – seeks to repeal: (1) the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution; (2) the requirement regarding how the General Assembly adjusts the assessment rate for residential real property, commonly referred to as the “Gallagher Amendment”; and (3) all funding requirements for public preschool through twelfth grade education that were included in “Amendment 23”

Letter issued

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2020

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

04/10/19:
Initial Text submitted to Legislative Counsel

#88: State Fiscal Policy (Constitutional) – – seeks to: (1) partially repeal the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution; (2) repeal the requirement regarding how the General Assembly adjusts the assessment rate for residential real property, commonly referred to as the “Gallagher Amendment”; and (3) repeal all funding requirements for public preschool through twelfth grade education that were included in “Amendment 23”

Review and Comment hearing held

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2020

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

04/10/19:
Initial Text submitted to Legislative Counsel

04/19/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/24/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Service

#89: State Fiscal Policy (Constitutional) – seeks to repeal the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution, and replace it with a version that does not require voter approval for any tax measure if the total projected revenue is 5 percent or less of the fiscal year spending in the last complete fiscal year of that district

Review and Comment hearing held

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2020

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

04/10/19:
Initial Text submitted to Legislative Counsel

04/19/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/24/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Service

#90: State Fiscal Policy (Constitutional) – seeks to partially repeal the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution, and replace the repealed provisions with a version that does not require voter approval for any tax measure if the total projected revenue is 5 percent or less of the fiscal year spending in the last complete fiscal year of that district

Review and Comment hearing held

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2020

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

04/10/19:
Initial Text submitted to Legislative Counsel

04/19/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/24/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Service

#91: State Fiscal Policy (Constitutional) – seeks to: (1) repeal the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution, and replace it with a version that does not require voter approval for any tax measure if the total projected revenue is 5 percent or less of the fiscal year spending in the last complete fiscal year of that district; and (2) repeal the requirement regarding how the General Assembly adjusts the assessment rate for residential real property, commonly referred to as the “Gallagher Amendment”

Review and Comment hearing held

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2020

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

04/10/19:
Initial Text submitted to Legislative Counsel

04/19/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/24/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Service

#92: State Fiscal Policy (Constitutional) – seeks to: (1) partially repeal the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution, and replace it with a version that does not require voter approval for any tax measure if the total projected revenue is 5 percent or less of the fiscal year spending in the last complete fiscal year of that district; and (2) repeal the requirement regarding how the General Assembly adjusts the assessment rate for residential real property, commonly referred to as the “Gallagher Amendment”

Review and Comment hearing held

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2020

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

04/10/19:
Initial Text submitted to Legislative Counsel

04/19/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/24/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Service

#93: State Fiscal Policy (Constitutional) – seeks to: (1) repeal the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution, and replace it with a version that does not require voter approval for any tax measure if the total projected revenue is 5 percent or less of the fiscal year spending in the last complete fiscal year of that district; (2) repeal the requirement regarding how the General Assembly adjusts the assessment rate for residential real property, commonly referred to as the “Gallagher Amendment”; and (3) repeal all funding requirements for public preschool through twelfth grade education that were included in “Amendment 23”

Review and Comment hearing held

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2020

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

04/10/19:
Initial Text submitted to Legislative Counsel

04/19/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/24/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Service

#94: State Fiscal Policy (Constitutional) – seeks to: (1) partially repeal the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution, and replace it with a version that does not require voter approval for any tax measure if the total projected revenue is 5 percent or less of the fiscal year spending in the last complete fiscal year of that district; (2) repeal the requirement regarding how the General Assembly adjusts the assessment rate for residential real property, commonly referred to as the “Gallagher Amendment”; and (3) repeal all funding requirements for public preschool through twelfth grade education that were included in “Amendment 23”

Review and Comment hearing held

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2020

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

04/10/19:
Initial Text submitted to Legislative Counsel

04/19/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/24/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Service

#95: State Fiscal Policy (Constitutional) – seeks to repeal the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution, and replace it with a version that does not require voter approval for (i) any local district tax measure or (ii) any state tax measure if the state’s total projected revenue from the tax measure is 5 percent or less of the fiscal year spending in the last complete fiscal year

Review and Comment hearing held

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2020

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

04/10/19:
Initial Text submitted to Legislative Counsel

04/19/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/24/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Service

#96: State Fiscal Policy (Constitutional) – seeks to partially repeal the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution, and replace it with a version that does not require voter approval for (i) any local district tax measure or (ii) any state tax measure if the state’s total projected revenue from the tax measure is 5 percent or less of the fiscal year spending in the last complete fiscal year

Review and Comment hearing held

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2020

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

04/10/19:
Initial Text submitted to Legislative Counsel

04/19/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/24/19:

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

#97: State Fiscal Policy (Constitutional) – seeks to: (1) repeal the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution, and replace it with a version that does not require voter approval for (i) any local district tax measure or (ii) any state tax measure if the state’s total projected revenue from the tax measure is 5 percent or less of the fiscal year spending in the last complete fiscal year; and (2) repeal the requirement regarding how the General Assembly adjusts the assessment rate for residential real property, commonly referred to as the “Gallagher Amendment”

Review and Comment hearing held

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2020

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

04/19/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/24/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Service

#98: State Fiscal Policy (Constitutional) – seeks to: (1) partially repeal the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution, and replace it with a version that does not require voter approval for (i) any local district tax measure or (ii) any state tax measure if the state’s total projected revenue from the tax measure is 5 percent or less of the fiscal year spending in the last complete fiscal year; and (2) repeal the requirement regarding how the General Assembly adjusts the assessment rate for residential real property, commonly referred to as the “Gallagher Amendment”

Review and Comment hearing held

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2020

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

04/10/19:
Initial Text submitted to Legislative Counsel

04/19/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/24/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Service

#99: State Fiscal Policy (Constitutional) – seeks to: (1) repeal the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution, and replace it with a version that does not require voter approval for (i) any local district tax measure or (ii) any state tax measure if the state’s total projected revenue from the tax measure is 5 percent or less of the fiscal year spending in the last complete fiscal year; (2) repeal the requirement regarding how the General Assembly adjusts the assessment rate for residential real property, commonly referred to as the “Gallagher Amendment”; and (3) repeal all funding requirements for public preschool through twelfth grade education that were included in “Amendment 23”

Review and Comment hearing held

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2020

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

04/10/19:
Initial Text submitted to Legislative Counsel

04/19/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/24/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Service

#100: State Fiscal Policy (Constitutional) – seeks to: (1) partially repeal the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution, and replace it with a version that does not require voter approval for (i) any local district tax measure or (ii) any state tax measure if the state’s total projected revenue from the tax measure is 5 percent or less of the fiscal year spending in the last complete fiscal year; (2) repeal the requirement regarding how the General Assembly adjusts the assessment rate for residential real property, commonly referred to as the “Gallagher Amendment”; and (3) repeal all funding requirements for public preschool through twelfth grade education that were included in “Amendment 23”

Review and Comment hearing held

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2020

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

04/10/19:
Initial Text submitted to Legislative Counsel

04/19/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/24/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Service

#101: State Fiscal Policy (Constitutional) – seeks to create an exception in the Tax Payer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”), Art. X, § 20 of the Colorado Constitution, that voter approval for a tax measure is not required if the total projected revenue is 5 percent or less of the fiscal year spending in the last complete fiscal year of that district

Review and Comment hearing held

Proponents: Carol Hedges and Steve Briggs

Election Year: 2020

Related Initiatives: #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #33, #34, #35, #36, #37, #38, #39, #40, #41, #42, #43, #44, #45, #46, #47, #48, #49, #50, #84, #85, #86, #87, #88, #89, #90, #91, #92, #93, #94, #95, #96, #97, #98, #99, #100, #101

04/10/19:
Initial Text submitted to Legislative Counsel

04/19/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/24/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Service

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Education Funding

Summary
Status
Notes

#24: Funding for Public Schools (Constitutional, Statutory) – 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 taxes for those taxpayers making over $150,000 and corporate taxes

Withdrawn and appeal before the Colorado Supreme Court dismissed

Proponents: Martha Olson and Donald Anderson

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #24, #25, #26, #27, #28, #29, #51, #52, #53, #55, #56, #57

02/07/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

02/19/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

02/21/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

03/22/19:
Original Text Filed with the Secretary of State

03/22/19:
Amended Text Filed with the Secretary of State

03/22/19:
Final Text Filed with the Secretary of State

04/02/19:
Initial Fiscal Impact Statement

04/03/19:
Title set by Title Board

04/03/19:
Title set by Title Board

04/03/19:
Motion for Rehearing 1 filed

04/09/19:
Motion for Rehearing 2 filed

04/10/19:
Motion for Rehearing 3 filed

04/17/19:
Motions for Rehearing denied except for changes to the title

04/19/19:
Petition for Review Filed with the Colorado Supreme Court

04/23/19:
Petition for Review Filed with the Colorado Supreme Court

05/07/19:
Simultaneous Opening Briefs Due to the Colorado Supreme Court

#25: Funding for Public Schools (Constitutional, Statutory) – 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 increase public education funding through a variety of methods including income and corporate taxes, and to provide a tax credit for taxpayers making up to $50,000

Withdrawn before Initial Title Board Hearing

Proponents: Martha Olson and Donald Anderson

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #24, #25, #26, #27, #28, #29, #51, #52, #53, #55, #56, #57

02/07/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

02/19/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

02/21/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

03/22/19:
Original Text Filed with the Secretary of State

03/22/19:
Amended Text Filed with the Secretary of State

03/22/19:
Final Text Filed with the Secretary of State

04/02/19:
Initial Fiscal Impact Statement

04/03/19:
Initial Title Board hearing scheduled

#26: Funding for Public Schools (Constitutional, Statutory) – 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 taxes for those taxpayers making over $175,000 and corporate taxes

Review and Comment hearing held

Proponents: Martha Olson and Donald Anderson

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #24, #25, #26, #27, #28, #29, #51, #52, #53, #55, #56, #57

02/07/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

02/19/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

02/21/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

#27: Funding for Public Schools (Constitutional, Statutory) – 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 taxes for those taxpayers making over $175,000 and corporate taxes

Review and Comment hearing held

Proponents: Martha Olson and Donald Anderson

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #24, #25, #26, #27, #28, #29, #51, #52, #53, #55, #56, #57

02/07/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

02/19/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

02/21/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

#28: Funding for Public Schools (Constitutional, Statutory) – 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 taxes for those taxpayers making over $175,000 and corporate taxes

Review and Comment hearing held

Proponents: Martha Olson and Donald Anderson

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #24, #25, #26, #27, #28, #29, #51, #52, #53, #55, #56, #57

02/07/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

02/19/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

02/21/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

#29: Funding for Public Schools (Constitutional, Statutory) – 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 taxes for those taxpayers making over $175,000 and corporate taxes

Review and Comment hearing held

Proponents: Martha Olson and Donald Anderson

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #24, #25, #26, #27, #28, #29, #51, #52, #53, #55, #56, #57

02/07/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

02/19/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

02/21/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

#51: Funding for Public Schools (Constitutional, Statutory) –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 taxes for those taxpayers making over $150,000 and corporate taxes

Withdrawn Before Review and Comment hearing

Proponents: Martha Olson and Donald Anderson

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #24, #25, #26, #27, #28, #29, #51, #52, #53, #55, #56, #57

02/07/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

#52: Funding for Public Schools (Constitutional, Statutory) – 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 increase public education funding through a variety of methods including income taxes for those taxpayers making over $150,000 and corporate taxes; and to provide a negative increment  for taxpayers making up to $50,000

Withdrawn Before Review and Comment hearing

Proponents: Martha Olson and Donald Anderson

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #24, #25, #26, #27, #28, #29, #51, #52, #53, #55, #56, #57

02/07/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

#53: Funding for Public Schools (Constitutional, Statutory) – 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 taxes for those taxpayers making over $200,000 and corporate taxes

Withdrawn Before Review and Comment hearing

Proponents: Martha Olson and Donald Anderson

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #24, #25, #26, #27, #28, #29, #51, #52, #53, #55, #56, #57

02/07/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

#55: Funding for Public Schools (Constitutional, Statutory) – 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 taxes for those taxpayers making over $150,000 and corporate taxes

Withdrawn before Title Board rehearing

Proponents: Martha Olson and Donald Anderson

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #24, #25, #26, #27, #28, #29, #51, #52, #53, #55, #56, #57

03/18/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

03/28/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/01/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/05/19:
Original Text filed with the Secretary of State

04/05/19:
Amended Text filed with the Secretary of State

04/05/19:
Final Text filed with the Secretary of State

04/16/19:
Initial Fiscal Impact Statement

04/17/19:
Motion for Rehearing filed

04/23/19:
Withdrawn by proponents before Title Board rehearing

#56: Funding for Public Schools (Constitutional, Statutory) – 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 increase public education funding through a variety of methods including income taxes for those taxpayers making over $150,000 and corporate taxes; and to provide a negative increment  for taxpayers making up to $50,000

Denied title setting

Proponents: Martha Olson and Donald Anderson

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #24, #25, #26, #27, #28, #29, #51, #52, #53, #55, #56, #57

03/18/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

3/28/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/01/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/05/19:
Original Text filed with the Secretary of State

04/05/19:
Amended Text filed with the Secretary of State

04/05/19:
Final Text filed with the Secretary of State

04/16/19:
Initial Fiscal Impact Statement

04/17/19:
Denied title setting on single subject grounds

#57: Funding for Public Schools (Constitutional, Statutory) – 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 taxes for those taxpayers making over $200,000 and corporate taxes

Withdrawn

Proponents: Martha Olson and Donald Anderson

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #24, #25, #26, #27, #28, #29, #51, #52, #53, #55, #56, #57

03/18/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

3/28/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/01/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/05/19:
Original Text filed with the Secretary of State

04/05/19:
Amended Text filed with the Secretary of State

04/05/19:
Final Text filed with the Secretary of State

04/16/19:
Initial Fiscal Impact Statement

04/17/19:
Withdrawn by proponents at the initial Title Board hearing

#68: Establishment of Expanded Learning Opportunities Program with New Tax on Nicotine Products (statutory) – seeks to fund out-of-school learning experiences, such as tutoring and supplemental academic instruction, by taxing all sales of nicotine products an additional amount of 5 cents per milliliter or device, and permitting tax credits for those making contributions toward out-of-school learning experiences

Appeal pending before the Colorado Supreme Court; Opening Briefs due May 20, 2019

Proponents: Juliet Sebold and Monica Colbert

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #68, #69, #70, #71, #72, #73, #74, #75

03/21/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

04/02/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/04/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/05/19:
Original Text filed with the Secretary of State

04/05/19:
Amended Text filed with the Secretary of State

04/05/19:
Final Text filed with the Secretary of State

04/16/19:
Initial Fiscal Impact Statement

04/17/19:
Denied title setting on single subject grounds

04/23/19:
Motion for Rehearing

04/26/19:
Denied title setting on Title Board rehearing

05/03/19:
Petition for Review Filed with the Colorado Supreme Court

05/20/19:
Simultaneous Opening Briefs Due to the Colorado Supreme Court

#69: Establishment of Expanded Learning Opportunities Program with New Tax on Nicotine Products (statutory) – seeks to fund out-of-school learning experiences, such as tutoring and supplemental academic instruction, by taxing all sales of nicotine products an additional amount of 5 cents per milliliter or device, and permitting slightly varying cap limits on taxs credits for contributions than Initiative #68

Appeal pending before the Colorado Supreme Court; Opening Briefs due May 20, 2019

Proponents: Juliet Sebold and Monica Colbert

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #68, #69, #70, #71, #72, #73, #74, #75

03/21/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

04/02/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/04/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/05/19:
Original Text filed with the Secretary of State

04/05/19:
Amended Text filed with the Secretary of State

04/05/19:
Final Text filed with the Secretary of State

04/16/19:
Initial Fiscal Impact Statement

04/17/19:
Denied title setting on single subject grounds

04/23/19:
Motion for Rehearing

04/26/19:
Denied title setting on Title Board rehearing

05/03/19:
Petition for Review Filed with the Colorado Supreme Court

05/20/19:
Simultaneous Opening Briefs Due to the Colorado Supreme Court

#70: Establishment of Expanded Learning Opportunities Program with New Tax on Nicotine Products (statutory) – seeks to fund out-of-school learning experiences, such as tutoring and supplemental academic instruction, by taxing all sales of nicotine products an additional amount of 5 cents per milliliter or device, and permitting slightly varying cap limits on tax credits for contributions than Initiatives #68 and #69

Withdrawn

Proponents: Juliet Sebold and Monica Colbert

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #68, #69, #70, #71, #72, #73, #74, #75

03/21/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

04/02/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/04/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/05/19:
Original Text filed with the Secretary of State

04/05/19:
Amended Text filed with the Secretary of State

04/05/19:
Final Text filed with the Secretary of State

04/16/19:
Initial Fiscal Impact Statement

04/17/19:
Title Set by Title Board

04/24/19:
Motion for Rehearing

04/24/19:
Motion for Rehearing (proponents)

04/26/19:
Motion for rehearing by proponents withdrawn; motion for rehearing by Kenneth Nova granted only as to changes to the title

05/03/19:
Petition for Review Filed with the Colorado Supreme Court

05/20/19:
Simultaneous Opening Briefs Due to the Colorado Supreme Court

#71: Establishment of Expanded Learning Opportunities Program with New Tax on Nicotine Products (statutory) – seeks to fund out-of-school learning experiences, such as tutoring and supplemental academic instruction, by taxing all sales of nicotine products an additional amount of 5 cents per milliliter or device, and permitting slightly varying cap limits on tax credits for contributions than Initiatives #68, #69, and #70

Withdrawn

Proponents: Juliet Sebold and Monica Colbert

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #68, #69, #70, #71, #72, #73, #74, #75

03/21/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

04/02/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/04/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/05/19:
Original Text filed with the Secretary of State

04/05/19:
Amended Text filed with the Secretary of State

04/05/19:
Final Text filed with the Secretary of State

04/16/19:
Initial Fiscal Impact Statement

04/17/19:
Title Set by Title Board

04/24/19:
Motion for Rehearing

04/24/19:
Motion for Rehearing (proponents)

04/26/19:
Motion for rehearing by proponents withdrawn; motion for rehearing by Kenneth Nova granted only as to changes to the title

05/03/19:
Petition for Review Filed with the Colorado Supreme Court

05/20/19:
Simultaneous Opening Briefs Due to the Colorado Supreme Court

#72: Establishment of Expanded Learning Opportunities Program – seeks to fund out-of-school learning experiences, such as tutoring and supplemental academic instruction, through appropriations from the General Assembly, and permitting tax credits for those making contributions toward out-of-school learning experiences

Appeal pending before the Colorado Supreme Court; Opening Briefs due May 20, 2019

Proponents: Juliet Sebold and Monica Colbert

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #68, #69, #70, #71, #72, #73, #74, #75

03/21/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

04/02/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/04/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/05/19:
Original Text filed with the Secretary of State

04/05/19:
Amended Text filed with the Secretary of State

04/05/19:
Final Text filed with the Secretary of State

04/16/19:
Initial Fiscal Impact Statement

04/17/19:
Denied title setting on single subject grounds

04/23/19:
Motion for Rehearing

04/26/19:
Motion for rehearing denied at Title Board rehearing

05/03/19:
Petition for Review Filed with the Colorado Supreme Court

05/20/19:
Simultaneous Opening Briefs Due to the Colorado Supreme Court

#73: Establishment of Expanded Learning Opportunities Program – seeks to fund out-of-school learning experiences, such as tutoring and supplemental academic instruction, through appropriations from the General Assembly, and permitting slightly varying cap limits on tax credits for contributions than Initiative #72

Appeal pending before the Colorado Supreme Court; Opening Briefs due May 20, 2019

Proponents: Juliet Sebold and Monica Colbert

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #68, #69, #70, #71, #72, #73, #74, #75

03/21/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

04/02/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/04/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/05/19:
Original Text filed with the Secretary of State

04/05/19:
Amended Text filed with the Secretary of State

04/05/19:
Final Text filed with the Secretary of State

04/16/19:
Initial Fiscal Impact Statement

04/17/19:
Denied title setting on single subject grounds

04/23/19:
Motion for Rehearing

04/26/19:
Motion for rehearing denied at Title Board rehearing

05/03/19:
Petition for Review Filed with the Colorado Supreme Court

05/20/19:
Simultaneous Opening Briefs Due to the Colorado Supreme Court

#74: Establishment of Expanded Learning Opportunities Program – seeks to fund out-of-school learning experiences, such as tutoring and supplemental academic instruction, through appropriations from the General Assembly, and permitting slightly varying cap limits on tax credits for contributions than Initiatives #73 and #74

Appeal pending before the Colorado Supreme Court; Opening Briefs due May 20, 2019

Proponents: Juliet Sebold and Monica Colbert

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #68, #69, #70, #71, #72, #73, #74, #75

03/21/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

04/02/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/04/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/05/19:
Original Text filed with the Secretary of State

04/05/19:
Amended Text filed with the Secretary of State

04/05/19:
Final Text filed with the Secretary of State

04/16/19:
Initial Fiscal Impact Statement

04/17/19:
Denied title setting on single subject grounds

04/23/19:
Motion for Rehearing

04/26/19:
Motion for Rehearing granted as to single subject

04/29/19:
Second Motion for Rehearing

05/01/19:
Title Set at Second Rehearing

05/03/19:
Petition for Review Filed with the Colorado Supreme Court

05/20/19:
Simultaneous Opening Briefs Due to the Colorado Supreme Court

#75: Establishment of Expanded Learning Opportunities Program – seeks to fund out-of-school learning experiences, such as tutoring and supplemental academic instruction, through appropriations from the General Assembly, and permitting slightly varying cap limits on tax credits for contributions than Initiatives #73, #74 and #75

Appeal pending before the Colorado Supreme Court; Opening Briefs due May 20, 2019

Proponents: Juliet Sebold and Monica Colbert

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #68, #69, #70, #71, #72, #73, #74, #75

03/21/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

04/02/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/04/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/05/19:
Original Text filed with the Secretary of State

04/05/19:
Amended Text filed with the Secretary of State

04/05/19:
Final Text filed with the Secretary of State

04/16/19:
Initial Fiscal Impact Statement

04/17/19:
Denied title setting on single subject grounds

04/23/19:
Motion for Rehearing

04/26/19:
Motion for Rehearing granted as to single subject

04/29/19:
Second Motion for Rehearing

05/01/19:
Title Set at Second Rehearing

05/03/19:
Petition for Review Filed with the Colorado Supreme Court

05/20/19:
Simultaneous Opening Briefs Due to the Colorado Supreme Court

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State Taxes

Summary
Status
Notes

#30: State Income Taxes (Constitutional, Statutory) – seeks to remove the constitutional requirement that all taxable net income to be taxed at one rate, excluding refund tax credits or voter-approved tax credits, with no added tax or surcharge; to increase taxes for taxpayers making over $150,000; to increase the corporate tax rate; and to distribute half of the money collected from the increased taxes for education funding

Withdrawn before Review & Comment hearing

Proponents: Martha Olson and Donald Anderson

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #30, #31, #32

02/07/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

#31: State Income Taxes (Constitutional, Statutory) – seeks to remove the constitutional requirement that all taxable net income to be taxed at one rate, excluding refund tax credits or voter-approved tax credits, with no added tax or surcharge; to increase taxes for taxpayers making over $150,000; to provide a tax credit for taxpayers making up to $50,000; to increase the corporate tax rate; and to distribute half of the money collected from the increased taxes for education funding

Withdrawn before Review & Comment hearing

Proponents: Martha Olson and Donald Anderson

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #30, #31, #32

02/07/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

#32: State Income Taxes (Constitutional, Statutory) – seeks to remove the constitutional requirement that all taxable net income to be taxed at one rate, excluding refund tax credits or voter-approved tax credits, with no added tax or surcharge; to increase taxes for taxpayers making over $175,000; to increase the corporate tax rate; and to distribute half of the money collected from the increased taxes for education funding

Withdrawn before Review & Comment hearing

Proponents: Martha Olson and Donald Anderson

Election Year: 2019

Related Initiatives: #30, #31, #32

02/07/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

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Elections

Summary
Status
Notes

#58: Approval Voting (statutory) – seeks to change Colorado elections to add  approval voting methods where voters can select any number of candidates and the winner is the most-approved candidate

Review and Comment hearing held

Proponents: Nathan Clay and Mark A. Tejada

Election Year: 2020

Related Initiatives: #58, #80, #104

03/19/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

03/29/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/02/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

#59: Election Day as a State Holiday (statutory) – seeks to add the Tuesday following the first Monday in November of each even year to the list of state legal holiday and to call the holiday “Democracy Day”

Review and Comment hearing held

Proponents: Nathan Clay and Mark A. Tejada

Election Year: 2020

Related Initiatives: #59, #81, #105

03/19/19:Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

03/29/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/02/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

#60: Vouchers for Campaigns (statutory) – seeks to create a “Democracy Voucher Act” whereby coupon books comprising of non-transferable vouchers could be used only for donations to political candidates for governor and state and federal congressional seats

Review and Comment hearing held

 

Proponents: Nathan Clay and Mark A. Tejada

Election Year: 2020

Related Initiatives: #60, #82, #106

03/19/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

03/29/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/02/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

#61: Tax Credits for Voting (statutory) – seeks to create a “Tax Credit for Voting Act” whereby voters that voted in primary and general elections for governor and state and federal congressional seats will be eligible for $40.00 state tax credits

Review and Comment hearing held

 

Proponents: Nathan Clay and Mark A. Tejada

Election Year: 2020

Related Initiatives: #61, #83

03/19/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

03/29/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/02/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

#76: Citizenship Qualification of Electors (constitutional) – seeks to alter who qualifies as an elector under the Colorado Constitution

Title set by Title Board

Proponents: George Athanasopoulos and Arvin Michel

Election Year: 2020

03/26/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

04/02/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/09/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/18/19:
Original Text filed with the Secretary of State

04/18/19:
Amended Text filed with the Secretary of State

04/18/19:
Final Text filed with the Secretary of State

04/23/19:
Initial Fiscal Impact Statement

05/01/19:
Title set at Initial Title Board hearing

#80Approval Voting (statutory) – seeks to change Colorado elections to add  approval voting methods where voters can select any number of candidates and the winner is the most-approved candidate

Review and Comment hearing held

Proponents: Nathan Clay and Mark A. Tejada

Election Year: 2020

Related Initiatives: #58, #80

04/09/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

04/23/19:
Review and Comment Hearing to be held at 10:00 a.m.

04/19/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/23/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

#81: Election Day as a State Holiday (statutory) – seeks to add the Tuesday following the first Monday in November of each even year to the list of state legal holiday and to call the holiday “Democracy Day

Review and Comment hearing held

Proponents: Nathan Clay and Mark A. Tejada

Election Year: 2020

Related Initiatives: #59, #81

04/09/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

04/19/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/19/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/23/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

#82: Vouchers for Campaigns (statutory) – seeks to create a “Democracy Voucher Act” whereby coupon books comprising of non-transferable vouchers could be used only for donations to political candidates for governor and state and federal congressional seats

Review and Comment hearing held

Proponents: Nathan Clay and Mark A. Tejada

Election Year: 2020

Related Initiatives: #60, #82

04/09/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

04/19/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/23/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

#83Tax Credits for Voting (statutory) – seeks to create a “Tax Credit for Voting Act” whereby voters that voted in primary and general elections will be eligible for $40.00 state tax credits

Letter Issued

Proponents: Nathan Clay and Mark A. Tejada

Election Year: 2020

Related Initiatives: #61, #83

04/09/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

#104Approval Voting (statutory) – seeks to change Colorado elections to add  approval voting methods where voters can select any number of candidates and the winner is the candidate having the greater number of votes

Letter Issued

Proponents: Nathan Clay and Mark A. Tejada

Election Year: 2020

Related Initiatives: #58, 80, #104

04/23/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

#105Election Day as a State Holiday (statutory) – seeks to add the Tuesday following the first Monday in November of each even year to the list of state legal holiday and to call the holiday “Democracy Day”

Letter Issued

Proponents: Nathan Clay and Mark A. Tejada

Election Year: 2020

Related Initiatives: #59, #81, #105

04/23/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

#106Vouchers for Campaigns (statutory) – seeks to create a “Democracy Voucher Act” whereby vouchers could be used only for donations to political candidates for governor and state and federal congressional seats and are transferable only to the candidate

Letter Issued

Proponents: Nathan Clay and Mark A. Tejada

Election Year: 2020

Related Initiatives: #60, #82, #106

04/23/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

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Other

Summary
Status
Notes

#23: Prohibit Certain Traps for Hunting Wildlife (unspecified) – seeks to ban the use and implementation of “spring traps” for hunting wildlife on public lands that do not discriminate against species of wildlife

Withdrawn before review and Comment hearing

Proponents: Samuel Matthews and Nora Matthews

Election Year: 2020

01/10/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

#54: Daylight Saving Time (Statutory) – seeks to amend current law to keep Colorado on daylight saving time year-round, which means that Colorado would be permanently one hour later than Mountain Standard Time

Title set by Title Board

Proponents: Suzanne Staiert and Greg Brophy

Election Year: 2020

03/08/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

03/20/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

03/22/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/05/19:
Original Text filed with the Secretary of State

04/05/19:
Amended Text filed with the Secretary of State

04/05/19:
Final Text filed with the Secretary of State

04/16/19:
Initial Fiscal Impact Statement

04/17/19:
Title Set by Title Board

#62: Eliminate State Emissions Testing Program (unspecified) – seeks to terminate the Air-care Colorado emissions program

Withdrawn before Review and Comment hearing; Proponents appear to be pursuing related Initiative #102

Proponents: Mark Strickland and John Rush

Election Year: 2020

Related Initiatives: #62, #102

03/20/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

#63: Eliminate Front License Plate Requirement (unspecified) – seeks to terminate the Colorado Department of Motor Vehicle front license plate law

Withdrawn before Review and Comment hearing; Proponents appear to be pursuing related Initiative #103

Proponents: Mark Strickland and John Rush

Election Year: 2020

Related Initiatives: #63, #103

03/20/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

#77: Restoration of Gray Wolves (statutory) – seeks to reintroduce gray wolves on public lands, establish public input in commission development of a science-based plan to do so, and provide compensation to livestock owners

Withdrawn before Review and Comment hearing; Proponents appear to be pursuing related initiative #79

Proponents: Darlene Kobobel and Gail Bell

Related Initiatives: #77, #79, #107

Election Year: 2020

04/03/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

04/12/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

#78: Expungement of Eligible Criminal Records (unspecified) – seeks to provide Colorado the option to execute the expungement of certain criminal records, such as criminal records for petty offenses, traffic misdemeanors, and drug offenses

Review and Comment hearing held

Proponents: Darlene Kobobel and Gail Bell

Election Year: 2020

04/04/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

04/16/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/18/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

#79: Restoration of Gray Wolves (statutory) – seeks to reintroduce gray wolves on public lands, establish public input in commission development of a science-based plan to do so, and provide compensation to livestock owners

Title set by Title Board

Proponents: Darlene Kobobel and Gail Bell

Related Initiatives: #77, #79, #107

Election Year: 2020

04/04/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

04/12/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/17/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/19/19:
Original Text filed with the Secretary of State 

04/19/19:
Amended Text filed with the Secretary of State 

04/19/19:
Final Text filed with the Secretary of State 

04/27/19:
Initial Fiscal Impact Statement

05/01/19:
Title set at Initial Title Board hearing

05/08/19:
Motion for Rehearing

05/15/19:
Motion for Rehearing denied at Title Board Rehearing

#102: Eliminate State Emissions Testing Program (unspecified) – seeks to terminate the Air-care Colorado emissions program

Review and Comment hearing held

Proponents: Mark Strickland and John Rush

Election Year: 2020

Related Initiatives: #62, #102

04/10/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

04/17/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/24/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

#103: Eliminate Front License Plate Requirement (unspecified) – seeks to terminate the Colorado Department of Motor Vehicle front license plate law

Review and Comment hearing held

Proponents: Mark Strickland and John Rush

Election Year: 2020

Related Initiatives: #62, #102

04/10/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

04/17/19:
Review and Comment Memo Prepared by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

04/24/19:
Review and Comment Hearing Held by Legislative Council and Office of Legislative Legal Services

#107: Restoration of Gray Wolves (statutory) Restoration of Gray Wolves (statutory) – seeks to reintroduce gray wolves on public lands, establish public input in commission development of a science-based plan to do so, and provide compensation to livestock owners

Awaiting Review and Comment hearing

Proponents: Darlene Kobobel and Gail Bell

Related Initiatives: #77, #79, #107

Election Year: 2020

05/04/19:
Initial Text Submitted to Legislative Council

05/24/19:
Review and Comment hearing scheduled for 9:00 a.m.

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