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Bill Detail: HB24-1245

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Title Fair Labor Practice Requirements for Broadband Projects
Status Senate Committee on Finance Refer Unamended to Appropriations (05/04/2024)
Bill Subjects
  • Labor & Employment
  • State Government
  • Telecommunications & Information Technology
House Sponsors T. Story (D)
L. Garcia (D)
Senate Sponsors J. Gonzales (D)
House Committee Business Affairs and Labor
Senate Committee Finance
Date Introduced 02/12/2024

The Colorado broadband office (office) is authorized to seek or
apply for, accept, and expend money from the federal government for
broadband deployment. The bill requires that for federal money that the
office distributes, or for state money that it distributes as matching
funding for federal money, it must give substantial weight, but not less
than 25% weight, to fair labor practices by establishing evaluation metrics
for applicants. Additionally, for projects that receive an award of over
$500,000, workers involved in the projects must be paid prevailing wages
for the project to receive the award.

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