SB16-134

SB16-134 - Professional Licensing For Military Veterans

Passed/Signed into Law
Concerning Professional Licensing For Military Veterans In Certain Professions.

Section 1 of the bill requires the Colorado department of public health and environment (CDPHE) to consider crediting a military veteran's training, education, and experience toward the qualifications for certification as an emergency medical service provider.

Section 2 of the bill requires the Colorado department of revenue (DOR) to consider crediting a military veteran's training, education, and experience toward the qualifications for a commercial driver's license.

Section 3 of the bill requires the division of veterans affairs to make reasonable efforts to notify a discharged member of the obligations of CDPHE and DOR under sections 1 and 2 of the bill and of the duties and functions of a professional licensing authority that is regulated by the department of regulatory agencies.

Latest update: May 27, 2016
05/27/2016 Governor Signed
05/10/2016 Sent to the Governor
05/10/2016 Signed by the Speaker of the House
05/05/2016 Signed by the President of the Senate
04/25/2016 House Third Reading Passed - No Amendments
04/22/2016 House Second Reading Special Order - Passed - No Amendments
04/19/2016 House Committee on Business Affairs and Labor Refer Unamended to House Committee of the Whole
03/22/2016 Introduced In House - Assigned to Business Affairs and Labor
03/22/2016 Senate Third Reading Passed - No Amendments
03/21/2016 Senate Second Reading Passed with Amendments - Committee
03/16/2016 Senate Committee on Business, Labor, & Technology Refer Amended - Consent Calendar to Senate Committee of the Whole
02/18/2016 Introduced In Senate - Assigned to Business, Labor, & Technology