This Week's Topics:
Special Speaker - Kelsey Lesco - Disability Law Colorado
Kelsey Lesco is a CSL member and attorney with Disability Law Colorado. She is very active with the public guardianship issue for older adults and will speak with us about that along with the topic of older adult guardianship in general - how the process works, who is involved in the process, what to expect as our population ages into a record number of 75+ Coloradans. She may also speak about the issue of abandonment and unlawful restraint.
Information on Senior Rights from Disability Law -
Review 2019 CSL Legislative Priorities, Bills & Take Positions
We will be reviewing bills and taking positions. The following bills have been added to the bill review portal for consideration Monday.
SB19-164 Sunset In-home Support Services Program
SB19-172 Protect From Unlawful Abandonment And Confinement
SB19-173 Colorado Secure Savings Plan Board
Message From AARP on Colorado Secure Savings Plan -
Fact Sheet from Supporting Organizations -
SB19-180 Eviction Legal Defense Fund
Eviction Legal Defense Fund Fact Sheet -
HB19-1189 Wage Garnishment Reform
Colorado Center on Law & Policy Fact Sheet -
Rich Mauro is sharing an article on a Colorado Statewide Retirement Savings Plan Heading to Legislature -