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  • Latest Action: Aug 28, 2012 Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 495.

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  • 67% of users support S.1002

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    67% of users on OpenCongress.org, a free, non-partisan resource, support S.1002.
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    Highest Rated User Comments

    • On September 07, 2012, by stewey2000 - I imagine most of the things this bill mentions are already illegal, and I wonder how this might affect medical marijuana. I'm not convinced we need this law and the predetermined sentences ties the hands of judges. Legislative branch needs to keep its fingers out of the judicial branch. there's a reason they are separate.

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      As noted by stewey2000, a user on OpenCongress.org, on September 07, 2012, "I imagine most of the things this bill mentions are already illegal, and I wonder how this might affect medical marijuana. I'm not convinced we need this law and the predetermined sentences ties the hands of judges. Legislative branch needs to keep its fingers out of the judicial branch. there's a reason they are separate. "

    Highly Rated Blog Articles

    • S. 1002 - GovTrack.us - March 26, 2012 by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills - May 07, 2009. S. 1002 (111th). A bill to provide for the acquisition, construction, renovation, and improvement of child care facilities, and for other purposes. In GovTrack.us, a database of bills in the U.S. Congress.

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      As noted by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills on March 26, 2012, "May 07, 2009. S. 1002 (111th). A bill to provide for the acquisition, construction, renovation, and improvement of child care facilities, and for other purposes. In GovTrack.us, a database of bills in the U.S. Congress." (/url?q=http://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s1002&sa=U&ei=UfbRT76SMYOw2QXXrKWSDw&ved=0CC0QmAEwBA&usg=AFQjCNF0Jc9Axj7vUQTPiL3w2Qu4g8A-jQ)
    • S. 1002 - GovTrack.us - March 26, 2012 by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills - May 07, 2009. S. 1002 (111th). A bill to provide for the acquisition, construction, renovation, and improvement of child care facilities, and for other purposes. In GovTrack.us, a database of bills in the U.S. Congress.

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      As noted by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills on March 26, 2012, "May 07, 2009. S. 1002 (111th). A bill to provide for the acquisition, construction, renovation, and improvement of child care facilities, and for other purposes. In GovTrack.us, a database of bills in the U.S. Congress." (/url?q=http://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s1002&sa=U&ei=zqLQT_XaO4eA2QWt1eTEDA&ved=0CDgQmAEwBA&usg=AFQjCNGoViZ0iq0HOndmjTx5Ug6oZPConQ)
    • S. 1002 - GovTrack.us - March 26, 2012 by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills - May 07, 2009. S. 1002 (111th). A bill to provide for the acquisition, construction, renovation, and improvement of child care facilities, and for other purposes. In GovTrack.us, a database of bills in the U.S. Congress.

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      As noted by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills on March 26, 2012, "May 07, 2009. S. 1002 (111th). A bill to provide for the acquisition, construction, renovation, and improvement of child care facilities, and for other purposes. In GovTrack.us, a database of bills in the U.S. Congress." (/url?q=http://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s1002&sa=U&ei=j0DPT4XxMIm02gWF-uyvDA&ved=0CDgQmAEwBA&usg=AFQjCNFUTNBGuCc2KR9NQwrSy-P5eP4tDA)

    Highly Rated News Articles

    • New law to save Colorado employers $120 per worker - June 08, 2012 by The Business Journal - HB S-1002, which passed on the final day of the special legislative session, allows the state to credit bond repayments made by employers to their experience rating, which determines how much they are assessed annually in unemployment taxes.

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      As noted by The Business Journal on June 08, 2012, "HB S-1002, which passed on the final day of the special legislative session, allows the state to credit bond repayments made by employers to their experience rating, which determines how much they are assessed annually in unemployment taxes." (http://assets.bizjournals.com/denver/news/2012/06/08/new-law-to-save-employers-120-per.html)
    • New law to save Colorado employers $120 per worker - June 08, 2012 by The Business Journal - HB S-1002, which passed on the final day of the special legislative session, allows the state to credit bond repayments made by employers to their experience rating, which determines how much they are assessed annually in unemployment taxes.

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      As noted by The Business Journal on June 08, 2012, "HB S-1002, which passed on the final day of the special legislative session, allows the state to credit bond repayments made by employers to their experience rating, which determines how much they are assessed annually in unemployment taxes." (http://www.bizjournals.com/denver/news/2012/06/08/new-law-to-save-employers-120-per.html)
    • Special session scores one, passing bill to bolster unemployment insurance - May 18, 2012 by La Junta Tribune-Democrat - House Bill S-1002 by Reps. Larry Liston, R-Colorado Springs, and Daniel Pabon, D-Denver, and Sen. Cheri Jahn, D-Wheat Ridge, provides for a reduction in the amount paid per employee by an employer into the fund by authorizing an employer’s “experience

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      As noted by La Junta Tribune-Democrat on May 18, 2012, "House Bill S-1002 by Reps. Larry Liston, R-Colorado Springs, and Daniel Pabon, D-Denver, and Sen. Cheri Jahn, D-Wheat Ridge, provides for a reduction in the amount paid per employee by an employer into the fund by authorizing an employer’s “experience " (http://www.lajuntatribunedemocrat.com/newsnow/x1898604341/Special-session-scores-one-passing-bill-to-bolster-unemployment-insurance)
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