2013 Bills

HB 13-1017 Notice of Home Loan Modification and Servicer Honor Terms

House Sponsorship: Lebsock

Senate Sponsorship: Tochtrop and Giron

This bill requires that if a loan is modified and sold, the buyer of the loan must honor the terms of the modified loan.  If there is a violation, the homeowner may sue for damages, a penalty, and attorney fees and costs.

Status: Signed in to law


HB 13-1146 Rights of Victims of Identity Theft

House Sponsorship: Lebsock

Senate Sponsorship: Ulibarri

This bill allows a victim of identity theft to request that the Colorado Bureau of Investigation issue a letter of misidentification and modify the victim’s criminal record accordingly.

Status: Signed in to law


HB 13-1231 Prohibition of Routine Tail Docking in Dairy Cattle

House Sponsorship: Lebsock

Senate Sponsorship: Jones

This bill prohibits routine tail docking of dairy cattle.

Status: Failed to pass the House Health, Insurance & Environment Committee


SB 13-134 Continuation of the Colorado Food System Advisory Council

House Sponsorship: Lebsock

Senate Sponsorship: Schwartz

In 2010, the general assembly created the Colorado food systems advisory council to foster a healthy food supply available to all Colorado residents while enhancing the state’s agricultural and natural resources, encouraging economic growth viability of agriculture, and improving the health of Colorado’s communities and residents by making recommendations to the general assembly. The council was scheduled to repeal July 1, 2013. The bill continues the council indefinitely. The bill also adds two more members to the committee and ensures diversity among the existing members.

Status: Signed in to law


SJR 13-034 Honoring World War II Veterans

House Sponsorship: Lebsock

Senate Sponsorship: Lambert

This Senate Joint Resolution honors World War II veterans and recognizes May 8, 2013, June 6, 2013, September 2, 2013, and December 7, 2013 as World War II Remembrance Days in Colorado.

Status: Signed by the Speaker of the House and the President of the Senate