HB17-1275 - Increase Solid Waste Diversion

Postponed Indefinitely
Concerning additional measures to increase waste diversion, and, in connection therewith, making an appropriation.

The bill directs the department of public health and environment and the Colorado office of economic development to assist in increasing waste diversion in Colorado by establishing diversion goals, encouraging and requiring data collection and reporting by counties and landfills, respectively, and providing technical assistance to counties and landfills regarding the data collection and reporting.

The bill appropriates $38,011 and .04 FTE to the office and $70,264 and 0.8 FTE to the department for implementation of the act.

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


Latest update: May 1, 2017
05/01/2017 - Senate Committee on State, Veterans, & Military Affairs Postpone Indefinitely
04/27/2017 - Introduced In Senate - Assigned to State, Veterans, & Military Affairs
04/27/2017 - House Third Reading Passed - No Amendments
04/26/2017 - House Second Reading Passed with Amendments - Committee, Floor
04/25/2017 - House Second Reading Special Order - Laid Over Daily - No Amendments
04/21/2017 - House Committee on Appropriations Refer Amended to House Committee of the Whole
04/13/2017 - House Committee on Transportation & Energy Refer Amended to Appropriations
03/17/2017 - Introduced In House - Assigned to Transportation & Energy