HB14-1029 - Disabled Parking License Plates Placards

Passed/Signed into Law
Concerning A Recodification Of The Laws Governing Reserved Parking For Persons With Disabilities.

Transportation Legislation Review Committee. The bill recodifies the disabled parking statutes to clarify that:

  • The Colorado advisory council for persons with disabilities may implement an education program;
  • A person may get personalized license plates with an identifying figure;
  • The department of revenue places a "C" on the registration of the parent of a child who is mobility-impaired and has a license plate granting reserved parking;
  • If an entity transports mobility-impaired people, the entity must provide a driver's license or identification document  of its executive director or chief executive officer;
  • When a person uses a disabled placard, the placard must be visible through the windshield and hung on the rear-view mirror or placed on the dashboard;
  • An applicant for a license plate or placard with the identifying figure must sign an affidavit that the person for whom it is issued is eligible;
  • Reserved parking signs must conform to the requirements of the "Americans with Disabilities Act";
  • The chief officer and the employee of a company that violates disabled parking law are each individually liable; and
  • The prohibition against using reserved parking for commercial purposes does not apply when the owner of the business consents to the use.
Latest update: May 22, 2014
05/22/2014 Governor Signed
05/21/2014 Sent to the Governor
05/21/2014 Signed by the Speaker of the House
05/20/2014 Signed by the President of the Senate
05/06/2014 House Considered Senate Amendments - Result was to Concur - Repass
05/06/2014 Senate Third Reading Passed - No Amendments
05/05/2014 Senate Second Reading Special Order - Passed with Amendments - Committee, Floor
05/02/2014 Senate Committee on Appropriations Refer Unamended to Senate Committee of the Whole
05/01/2014 Senate Committee on Finance Refer Amended to Appropriations
04/22/2014 Senate Committee on Transportation Refer Amended to Finance
04/08/2014 Introduced In Senate - Assigned to Transportation
04/07/2014 House Third Reading Passed - No Amendments
04/04/2014 House Second Reading Special Order - Passed with Amendments - Committee
04/04/2014 House Committee on Appropriations Refer Amended to House Committee of the Whole
02/20/2014 House Committee on Finance Refer Amended to Appropriations
02/05/2014 House Committee on Transportation & Energy Refer Amended to Finance
01/08/2014 Introduced In House - Assigned to Transportation & Energy

3rd Reading Vote Summary - HB14-1029*

House Vote Summary - April 07, 2014
Yes No Excused Absent
64 0 1 0
Senate Vote Summary - May 6, 2014
Yes No Excused Absent
23 12 0 0
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