Category: State Legislation

Senate Committee to Act on Amateur Radio Parity Act Today

Written by: on Wednesday, November, 18th, 2015

The Senate Commerce Committee is set to address the Amateur Radio Parity Act (S. 1685) today. This bill, as drafted, would have the following impact on community associations: 

Stats from DORA

Written by: on Monday, September, 14th, 2015

Here are some interesting stats about the manager licensing program so far: Pass rate for test the is 75% generally and 85% for those individuals who hold some type of designation like a CMCA or PCAM; There are 322 licensed management companies and 37 pending licenses; DORA has issued licenses for 307 designated managers and [Read More...]

Complaints Against Managers: Process Under DORA

Written by: on Monday, September, 14th, 2015

During the opening session at the CAI Mountain Conference, DORA officials spoke about the process that will be followed for complaints against licensed managers. Currently, DORA has received approximately 100 complaints and is handling those in the following general manner: verify DORA has jurisdiction over the nature of the complaint; contact the licensee and allow them [Read More...]

Statute’s Plain Language Prevails

Written by: on Friday, August, 28th, 2015

Yesterday, this firm posted a blog under my name regarding the recent decision of the Colorado Court of Appeals in Centennial Ranch and Aspen Mountain Ranch Association v. Fuller et al., 14CA1326.  Unfortunately, the blog we posted was not the one I wrote, but rather was written by Ms. Lindsey Smith.  I apologize to her [Read More...]

Manager Licensing Permanent Rules Approved

Written by: on Wednesday, July, 22nd, 2015

Today DORA, Division of Real Estate, held a permanent rule making hearing to review Rules A-F .   After hearing comments from only two individuals, the rules were adopted as presented.