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Jena Griswold

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Jena Griswold

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Results for Proposed Initiative #175

Ballot Title Setting Board
2019-2020

The title as designated and fixed by the Board is as follows:

A change to the Colorado Revised Statutes concerning a statewide minimum distance requirement for new oil and gas development, and, in connection therewith, changing existing distance requirements to require that any new oil and gas development be located at least 2,500 feet away from any structure intended for human occupancy and any other area designated by the measure; authorizing the state or a local government to increase the minimum distance requirement; and allowing a homeowner to waive the minimum distance requirement for the owner’s single-family principal residence.

The ballot title and submission clause as designated and fixed by the Board is as follows:

Shall there be a change to the Colorado Revised Statutes concerning a statewide minimum distance requirement for new oil and gas development, and, in connection therewith, changing existing distance requirements to require that any new oil and gas development be located at least 2,500 feet away from any structure intended for human occupancy and any other area designated by the measure; authorizing the state or a local government to increase the minimum distance requirement; and allowing a homeowner to waive the minimum distance requirement for the owner’s single-family principal residence?

February 5, 2020 - Hearing

Single subject approved; staff draft amended; titles set.
Hearing adjourned 1:54 PM.

February 19, 2020 - Rehearing

The Board allowed a technical correction to the Motion for Rehearing to add the objector’s name to the filing. Motion for Rehearing denied in its entirety. Hearing adjourned 11:08 AM.

* Unofficially captioned "Setback Requirement for Oil and Gas Development" by legislative staff for tracking purposes. This caption is not part of the titles set by the Board.