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Details of Tracking Number  2015-00828

CCR details

Tracking Number 2015-00828
Type of Filing Permanent Rule
Department 1507 Department of Public Safety
Agency 1507 Division of Fire Prevention and Control
CCR Number 8 CCR 1507-35
CCR Title Death Benefits for Seasonal Wildland Firefighters

Proposed rule

Notice Filed with SOS 12/08/2015
Rule ProposedRuleAttach2015-00828.pdf
Statutory Authority 24-33.5-1229, C.R.S
Description of Subjects/Issues These rules and regulations govern the payment of lump-sum death benefits to survivors of seasonal wildland firefighters who die while acting in the line of duty in Colorado.
Purpose/Objective of Rule The Colorado General Assembly adopted Senate Bill 14-47, codified in 24-33.5-1229, as a response to the growing number, intensity, and complexity of wildfires in Colorado. The legislation allows for a payment of $10,000 to the family of a seasonal wildland firefighter killed in the line of duty absent intentional misconduct or voluntary intoxication.
Submitted in response to issues raised by COLS/OLLS? No
Is this rule adopted in response to recent legislation? No
Hearing Date 01/26/2016
Hearing Time 01:00 PM
Hearing Location 1ft Floor Conference Room, 690 Kipling St., Lakewood, CO
Contact Name Jake Miller
Contact Title Policy Analyst
Contact Telephone 303.239.4119
Contact email jake.miller@state.co.us

Adopted rule

Adopted Rules AdoptedRules02015-00828.DOC
Adopted Date 01/26/2016
AGO requested date 01/29/2016
Attorney General Opinion 02/08/2016
Colorado Register publication date 02/25/2016
Effective Date 03/16/2016
Inserted into CCR 03/14/2016