Gov't Affairs

Nation: Senate Commerce Hearing on Drones

On Wednesday, March 15, the Senate Commerce, Science, & Transportation Committee held the hearing "Unmanned Aircraft Systems: Innovation, Integration, Successes, and Challenges."  The hearing focused on the industry growth seen since the FAA released its rule on Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS), which went into effect in August 2016, as well as areas in which… Continue reading Nation: Senate Commerce Hearing on Drones

Gov't Affairs, Govt - CO Assoc. of Realtors®

Colorado Association of Realtors: Legislative Update

At Realtor Day, Feb. 10, Speaker of the House Dickie Lee Hullinghorst said she is talking with the sponsors and trying to find a compromise on the yet to be introduced construction defects bill. The Speaker opposed the bill the last two times it was introduced, so this is good news. The LPC took the… Continue reading Colorado Association of Realtors: Legislative Update

Gov't Affairs, Govt - CO Assoc. of Realtors®

Colorado Association of Realtors: Legislative Update

CAR’s Legislative Policy Committee (LPC) held its first meeting of the session last week. Vice-President for Public Policy Ted Leighty and contract lobbyist Jason Hopfer told the LPC that the Homeowner Opportunity Alliance (HOA), of which CAR is a member, is still debating some compromises to the proposed construction defect bill and is waiting to… Continue reading Colorado Association of Realtors: Legislative Update