FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
February 8, 2010 For more information:
HOUSE MAJORITY COMMUNICATIONS
Rep. Ferrandino to Present his SMART Government Act
(DENVER) – Tuesday at 12:45, JBC member Rep. Mark Ferrandino will present his House Bill 1119, the SMART Government Act.
Passage of the “State Measurements for Accountable Responsive & Transparent” or SMART Government Act will allow Colorado to use tax dollars more wisely, and ensure the public is receiving quality and essential services from our government.
WHAT: Press Conference to present HB 1119, The SMART Government Act
Immediately following, the House State Affairs Committee will hear testimony and vote on the bill.
· Representative Mark Ferrandino (D-Denver)
· Rich Jones, The Bell
WHEN/WHERE: TOMORROW, TUESDAY, 2/9
1. Press Conference: 12:45 PM in the Third Floor Press Conference Room (NW corner of third floor, above Speaker’s office).
2. Hearing on HB 1119 at 1:30pm. It’s the first bill up at 1:30pm in HCR 0112, Capitol basement.
(Note: There will be a podium poster/banner)
Download SMART Government Act
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Caucus Chair Karen Middleton and Majority Whip Christine Scanlan.
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