Category: State Legislation


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...]

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...]

Supreme Court Rules in Vallagio: NO AMENDMENT FOR YOU!

Written by: on Wednesday, June, 7th, 2017

This week, the Colorado Supreme Court announced Vallagio at Inverness Residential Condo. Ass’n v. Metro. Homes, Inc., 2017 CO 69, holding (1) the Colorado Common Interest Ownership Act (“CCIOA”) permits a developer–declarant to retain the right of consent to amend a common interest community’s declaration; and (2) the Colorado Consumer Protection Act does not prohibit [Read More...]

Owner Approval for a Construction Defect Lawsuit?

Written by: on Wednesday, April, 19th, 2017

On March 17, 2017, House Bill 17-1279 was introduced and assigned to the State, Veterans, and Military Affairs Committee. The original intent of H.B. 17-1279 was to open the lines of communication between the association board, the association members, and the developer or builder and act as a bill that could garner bipartisan support. This bill is [Read More...]