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HB18-1230: Creation Of Work Status For Immigrants

Immigrants’ Rights
Bill Number: HB18-1230
Year: 2018
ACLU Position: Support
Sponsors: D. Pabon/I. Aguilar


The bill creates in the department of labor and employment a
purple card program that would allow certain persons who came to the
United States without legal documentation to apply for a purple card
allowing them to work legally in Colorado.

Current Status:

Senate Committee on State, Veterans, & Military Affairs Postpone Indefinitely (05/07/2018)
Introduced In Senate - Assigned to State, Veterans, & Military Affairs (05/07/18)
House Second Reading Special Order - Passed with Amendments - Committee (05/04/2018)
House Committee on Appropriations Refer Amended to House Committee of the Whole (05/02/18)
House Committee on Finance Refer Unamended to Appropriations (04/30/18)
House Committee on Judiciary Refer Amended to Finance (04/26/18)
House Committee on Judiciary Witness Testimony and/or Committee Discussion Only (04/24/18)
Introduced In House - Assigned to Judiciary (02/05/2018)

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