HB 21-1122: First Responder Interactions Persons With Disabilities


 

HB-21-122 establishes a commission that will examine and improve first responder interactions with persons with disabilities. A detailed summary of the bill is available here.

Membership

The following 12 members have been appointed to the Commission as required by Section 24-31-1002, C.R.S.:

  • Daniel Brite one of two persons with a disability;
  • Jennifer Roberts – one of two persons with a disability;
  • Josh Snider  –  one of two parents of a child with a disability;
  • Jill Pidcock – one of two parents of a child with a disability;
  • Debra Antista-Bianchi one of two representatives from organizations who advocate for people with disabilities;
  • Atalanta Cozad – one of two representatives from organizations who advocate for people with disabilities;
  • Erika Liljedahl – a representative from one of the above categories with no disability community overlap;
  • Christopher Gulli – a representative from a statewide organization of current or former peace officers;
  • Terrence Gordon – a representative from a statewide organization of chiefs of police;
  • Chris Smith – a representative from a statewide organization of county Sheriffs;
  • Shannon Lofland – a representative from the POST Board
  • Janet Larson – a representative from the POST Board’s curriculum subject matter expert committee

Upcoming Meetings

Date & Time Location Agenda
10/27/2021 at 1 p.m.

Zoom Webinar [direct link]

Or Dial: US: +1 669 900 6833
Webinar ID: 818 6279 5255

More local & International Numbers Available [link]

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Previous Meetings

Date & Time Recording Agenda
10/14/2021 at 1 p.m.

Zoom Meeting [view recording]

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Contact Information

Courtnay Schwartz at courtnay.schwartz@coag.gov