HB17-1074

HB17-1074 - Repeal Obsolete Law Colorado Congressional Districts

Passed/Signed into Law
Concerning the repeal of obsolete laws relating to redistricting of congressional districts.

Statutory Revision Committee.

The bill repeals a law relating to Colorado's congressional districts that has been rendered obsolete by the redistricting premised on the 2010 federal census. In addition, certain portions of the law being repealed were held unconstitutional by the state supreme court in

People Ex Rel. Salazar v. Davidson

, 79 P.3d 1221 (Colo. 2003) cert. denied, 541 U.S. 1093, 124 S. Ct. 2228, 159 L. Ed. 2d 260 (2004). The repeal of this law results in the removal of over 9,000 words of text from the Colorado Revised Statutes.

The bill also makes a conforming amendment.

(Note: This summary applies to the reengrossed version of this bill as introduced in the second house.)

 

Latest update: March 8, 2017
03/08/2017 - Governor Signed
03/03/2017 - Sent to the Governor
03/03/2017 - Signed by the President of the Senate
03/02/2017 - Signed by the Speaker of the House
02/27/2017 - Senate Third Reading Passed - No Amendments
02/24/2017 - Senate Second Reading Special Order - Passed - No Amendments
02/22/2017 - Senate Committee on State, Veterans, & Military Affairs Refer Unamended - Consent Calendar to Senate Committee of the Whole
02/03/2017 - Introduced In Senate - Assigned to State, Veterans, & Military Affairs
02/02/2017 - House Third Reading Passed - No Amendments
02/01/2017 - House Second Reading Passed - No Amendments
01/26/2017 - House Committee on State, Veterans, & Military Affairs Refer Unamended to House Committee of the Whole
01/17/2017 - Introduced In House - Assigned to State, Veterans, & Military Affairs