DENVER (AP) – Lawmakers delayed a hearing on a bill to ban speeding and red-light cameras in Colorado.
The proposal was scheduled for its first vote in a House committee Wednesday. But the hearing has been rescheduled for later this month.READ MORE: Tri-County Health Investigating After Deer Trail School District Parents Claim Mask Mandate Is Being Ignored
The idea has been pitched before but has failed despite bipartisan support.
Law enforcement opposes the bill, saying the cameras improve public safety. But lawmakers who support the bill worry the cameras are being used as revenue generators.READ MORE: 'Shady... Cronyism' At Denver Parks And Rec Says City Council Member
Ten states prohibit the use of photo radar or red-light camera enforcement, according to the National Conference of State Legislatures.
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