Proposed Amendments to Pre-CCIOA Communities Right to Veto Association Budget Bill

Written by: on Thursday, April, 19th, 2018

By Maris S. Davies, Esq. In a prior blog post we discussed House Bill 18-1342, which proposed that all pre-Colorado Common Interest Ownership Act (“CCIOA”) communities, i.e. communities formed prior to July 1, 1992, comply with the budget veto process found in Section 303(4)(a) of CCIOA, which is currently only applicable to post-CCIOA communities. Yesterday, during [Read More...]

Manager Licensure is Mostly Dead

Written by: on Thursday, April, 12th, 2018

HB 18-1175 The Sunset Community Association Managers Bill was assigned to the Senate Finance Committee where it failed on a 2-3 vote to get out of committee. The Senate Finance Committee voted on April 10, 2018 to postpone the bill indefinitely. What does this mean for all the CAMs? Generally, it means that without further [Read More...]

Pre-CCIOA Communities Might Have to Allow Homeowners the Right to Veto Budget

Written by: on Friday, March, 30th, 2018

On March 26, 2018, House Bill 18-1342 was introduced and assigned to the House Business Affairs and Labor Committee. HB 18-1342 proposes that all pre-Colorado Common Interest Ownership Act (“CCIOA”) communities, i.e. communities formed prior to July 1, 1992, comply with the budget veto process found in Section 303(4)(a) of CCIOA , which is currently [Read More...]

HB 18-1126 Loses Its Momentum in the House

Written by: on Tuesday, February, 27th, 2018

After gaining momentum and clearing the first two votes in committee, the House of Representatives today killed HB18-1126 by a vote of 29 yea’s and 34 no’s.  The bill, as drafted, raised dogs to the same type of protections afforded to political expression, the flag of the United States of America, drought tolerant vegetation and renewable [Read More...]

Manager Licensing Bill Introduced – Includes a Majority of the Recommendations Contained in the 2017 CAM Sunset Review Report

Written by: on Monday, February, 5th, 2018

On January 30, 2018, the House Business Affairs and Labor Committee conducted a public hearing on the Community Association Manager Sunset Bill. After hearing public comments from interested parties, the Committee approved the introduction of HB 18-1175, which supports a majority of the recommendations contained in the 2017 Sunset Review Report provided by the Department [Read More...]