New Legislation Calls For Allowing Some 'Open & Public' Pot ConsumptionPot shops could become pot pubs under legislation being drafted at the state Capitol. It's one of the bills this session that could expand where people are allowed to use marijuana.
Transgender Birth Certificate Change Wins House Approval
Bill To Allow Birth Certificate Gender Change In Colorado Wins SupportA bill to allow transgender people to change the gender listings on their birth certificates without undergoing gender-reassignment surgery passed its first test Thursday in the Colorado Legislature.
Colorado Lawmaker Pitching Hike In Minimum Wage To $12.50Colorado voters would have the choice to increase the state's minimum wage from $8.23 an hour to $12.50 with legislation introduced Thursday by a Democratic lawmaker.
Democrats Setting Up Fight Over Immigrant Driver's LicensesColorado Democrats added funding Tuesday for a program that lets immigrant drivers get a license regardless of their legal status.
Bill Restricting Cellphones In Cars Comes Back For a while, it seemed Colorado lawmakers had hung up on a proposal to restrict cellphone use in cars this year, but it turns out the bill was just on hold.
Bill Limiting Drivers' Use Of Cellphones StallsNew restrictions on cellphone use while driving stalled in the Colorado House on Wednesday as lawmakers wrestled with emotional testimony and the logistics of enforcing the proposal.
Bill Dealing With State Legislator Plates AdvancesA bill to make sure state lawmakers receive the same kinds of citations as other motorists was amended Thursday and advanced out of the House Committee on Transportation and Energy by an 8-3 vote.
Bill Extends Unemployment Benefits To Locked Out WorkersUnions and businesses are going to battle at the state Capitol over a bill that would extend unemployment benefits to certain workers in labor disputes.
Democrats Want Benefits For Locked-Out Workers Workers locked-out by employers as a defensive maneuver during labor disputes would get unemployment benefits with a bill advanced by House Democrats.
Sex Education Brings Intense Debate To Colorado CapitolA bill would further clarify existing language in the current law for sex education programs in public schools.
Colorado House Passes All Proposed Gun Control BillsNew ammunition limits and universal background checks passed the Colorado House on Monday, during a second day of emotional debates that has drawn attention from the White House as lawmakers try to address recent mass shootings.