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BPW Colorado Legislative Platform Vote February 7, 2015

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Below are the 2015 Colorado Legislative Bills that our local organizations voted on at the February 7, 2015 MidYear Conference, and we as Business and Professional Women of Colorado (BPW Colorado) stand behind as an organization.

 
For more information about each Bill, please click on the associated link next to it.

 

Bills Opposed:


1. Senate Bill 15-069 – Repeal Job Protection and Civil Rights Act

(https://trackbill.com/s3/bills/CO/2015/SB/69/texts/introduced-bill.pdf)

 

2. Senate Bill 15-077 – Parents Bill of Rights

(https://trackbill.com/s3/bills/CO/2015/SB/77/texts/introduced-bill.pdf)

 

3. House Bill 15-1041 – Protect human life at conception (http://www.leg.state.co.us/clics/clics2015a/csl.nsf/fsbillcont2/EB06D8EA2AACBC8687257DA200617A15/$FILE/1041_01.pdf)

 

4. House Bill 15-1128 – Women’s Health Protection Act (http://www.leg.state.co.us/clics/clics2015a/csl.nsf/fsbillcont2/5E04E067710C4C2E87257DA40003100F/$FILE/1128_01.pdf)

 

5. House Bill 15-1161 -  Public Accommodation First Amendment Rights (http://www.leg.state.co.us/clics/clics2015a/csl.nsf/fsbillcont2/8FFEBA381201C5E687257DB10065EB25/$FILE/1161_01.pdf)

 

6. House Bill 15-1171 - State Freedom of Conscience Protection Act

(https://legiscan.com/CO/text/HB1171/id/1099767/Colorado-2015-HB1171-Introduced.pdf)

 

 

Bills Supported:


1. House Bill 15-1001 – Early childhood educator development scholarships (http://www.leg.state.co.us/clics/clics2015a/csl.nsf/fsbillcont2/F5D1AE94EF138D0887257DA200627377/$FILE/1001ed_01.pdf)

 

2. House Bill 15-1060 – Protection orders sex offense cases

(https://legiscan.com/CO/text/HB1060/id/1104081/Colorado-2015-HB1060-Engrossed.pdf)

 

3. House Bill 15-1079 – Teen pregnancy dropout prevention program funding

(https://legiscan.com/CO/text/HB1079/id/1132220/Colorado-2015-HB1079-Engrossed.pdf)

 

4. House Bill 15-1133 – Continue Colorado pay equity commission

(https://legiscan.com/CO/text/HB1133/id/1092883/Colorado-2015-HB1133-Introduced.pdf)

 

5. FAMILI Act - Renew leave for school activities

 

6. House Bill 15-1194 - Authorize General Fund Dollars for LARC Services

(https://legiscan.com/CO/text/HB1194/id/1101341/Colorado-2015-HB1194-Introduced.pdf)

 

7. House Bill 15-1100 – Increase in the Amount of the Net Revenue from the State Sales Use Tax that is Credited to the Older Coloradoans Cash Fund (to help older adults stay in their homes, meals on wheels, etc.)

(https://legiscan.com/CO/text/HB1100/id/1132622/Colorado-2015-HB1100-Comm_Sub.pdf)