Construction Defects Bill Passes House, Expected To Pass SenateThere's been a breakthrough on changing the law on construction defects in Colorado.
Colorado House Lawmakers: Deal On Bill To Spur CondosColorado House lawmakers said Wednesday they've reached a bipartisan deal to help address the state's pent-up demand for more housing, particularly multifamily condominium developments.
DA Blames Loophole In DUI Law For Lenient SentencesArapahoe County District Attorney George Brauchler is blaming a loophole in Colorado law for felony DUI convictions that result in no jail time.
Colorado Lawmakers Make New Push For Construction Litigation ReformsDevelopers say state laws have made it too easy for condo owners to file lawsuits, which has driven builders out of the state. Some lawmakers are trying to change that.
Bill Designed To Save Lives Of Children, Pets Moves ForwardA bill designed to save the lives of children and pets moves forward at the state Capitol. The measure would give immunity to Good Samaritans who break into a stranger's vehicle to save a child or pet.
Bill Would Grant Immunity To People Who Rescue Kids, Pets From Hot CarsSome Colorado lawmakers want to offer protection to Good Samaritans who want to rescue kids and animals.
Police-Related Bills Introduced In Colorado LegislatureA Colorado House committee unanimously passed a bill Thursday that would require police agencies to videotape interrogations of suspects in certain felony cases as a way to prevent false confessions.
Colorado Democrats Advance Minimum Wage MeasuresDemocrats pushing to raise the minimum wage in Colorado achieved a couple of temporary victories Monday with measures addressing the issue, including one that would ask voters to incrementally increase wages.
Colorado May End Its Unique Ban On Rain BarrelsColorado's only-in-the-nation ban on backyard rain barrels is getting a new look from state lawmakers.
Colorado Advances Marijuana Banking Plan A divisive plan to create the world's first financial system for marijuana came back to life in the Colorado Legislature Friday, when lawmakers revived a bill sponsors called the state's best hope for moving the marijuana industry away from its all-cash basis.
Colorado Close To Ban On Water-Wasting PlumbingInefficient faucets, toilets and showerheads moved closer to becoming illegal in Colorado Thursday when the state House gave preliminary approval to the proposal to phase out low-efficiency fixtures.
Vaccine Measure Advances In ColoradoA measure to clamp down on vaccine exemptions passed the state House Monday after a somber debate on parental rights.