Thursday, June 5, 2008


Today is the final day for Gov. Ritter to take action on bills from the 2008 legislative session. Three signing ceremonies are planned in the West Foyer of the State Capitol: 9:30 a.m., 10:30 a.m. and 11 a.m.
Thursday, June 5, 2008
9:30 a.m.                     Gov. Ritter will sign a package of legislation supporting people with developmental disabilities:
                                    HB 1031 (Pommer/Keller), DD Waiting List Navigator
HB 1047 (B. Gardner/Boyd), State Set Asides for Severely Disabled
HB 1072 (Soper/Williams), Medicaid Buy-In for Disabled Persons
HB 1101 (B. Gardner/Renfroe), DD Waiting List
HB 1127 (Liston/Gibbs), DD Employee Income Tax Credit
HB 1220 (Buescher/Keller), DD Statutory Clean Up
HB 1246 (Green/Keller), Abuse Caregiver Registry for DD
SB 02 (Boyd/Soper), Family Caregiver for Developmentally Disabled
SB 04 (Keller/B. Gardner), State Employment for Persons with DD
SB 165 (Williams/ M. Carroll), Advisory Council
                                    Location: West Foyer, State Capitol
10:30 a.m.                   Gov. Ritter will sign a consumer-protection package of bills:
HB 1389 (M. Carroll/Sandoval), Fair Accountable Insurance Rates
HB 1216, (Ferrandino/Romer), Consumer Outreach and Education
HB 1402, (Gagliardi & Ferrandino/Bacon), Protections for Homeowners
SB 77 (Johnson/Jahn), On-line Circumvention Sale Event Tickets
SB 153 (Boyd/Ferrandino), Licensure of Home Care Providers
SB 246 (Williams/Jahn & Lundberg), Unfair Practices Act
Location: West Foyer, State Capitol
11 a.m.                        Gov. Ritter will sign a variety of different bills:
                                    HB 1033 (Levy/Sandoval), Historic Preservation Income Tax Credit
                                    HB 1049 (Benefield/Groff), Extend Child Care Income Tax Credit
                                    HB 1151 (Lambert/Schultheis), Boy Scouts Centennial Plates
HB 1168 (Marshall/Romer), Financial Literacy
HB 1317 (Looper & Gallegos/Tapia & Schultheis), Interstate Compact Educate Military Kids
HB 1325 (Looper/Tapia), Seasonal Agricultural Worker Program
HB 1353 (Madden/Isgar), Verify Conservation Easement Tax Credits
SB 11 (Morse/Massey), Trauma Care Funding
Location: West Foyer, State Capitol