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Bill Detail: HB23-1278

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Title Virtual Marriage Or Civil Union License Procedures
Status Governor Signed (06/01/2023)
Bill Subjects
  • Children & Domestic Matters
House Sponsors K. Brown (D)
J. Parenti (D)
Senate Sponsors J. Gonzales (D)
House Committee State, Civic, Military and Veterans Affairs
Senate Committee State, Veterans and Military Affairs
Date Introduced 03/30/2023

Under current law, a county clerk and recorder may permit the
parties to a proposed marriage or civil union to satisfy the requirement to
appear before the county clerk and recorder by interactive audiovisual
communication technology or online functionality for the purpose of
satisfying certain requirements for a marriage license or civil union
license. This authority repeals on December 31, 2023. The bill extends
the authority indefinitely.
Under current law, a county clerk and recorder who permits parties
to a proposed marriage or civil union to satisfy certain requirements
without appearing in person and staff members who carry out duties of
the county clerk and recorder shall complete training developed by the
human trafficking council concerning human trafficking in Colorado. The
bill requires this training to be completed at least every 2 years.

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