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SB17-035 Tampering Oil and Gas Hearing

  • STate Veterans Military Affairs Committee Room LSB-A 200 East Colfax Avenue Denver, CO, 80203 United States (map)

FINALLY WE HAVE A DATE FOR THE HEARING FOR SB17-035! 

Sonnenberg’s SB 17-035

A bill for an act concerning tampering with equipment associated with oil and gas gathering operations:

This bill changes the penalty for this action from a class 2 misdemeanor to a class 6 felony. Its a redundant law singling out oil and gas companies giving them special government protection.

The extreme nature of the penalty. 18 months to 1 year and $1,000-$100,000 fine. Example of a Class 6 Felony: Possession of up to two grams of methamphetamine.

WE MUST NOT LET THIS BILL PASS! PLEASE SHOW FOR SUPPORT AND IF POSSIBLE BE PREPARED TO SPEAK AGAINST THIS BILL!

IF YOU PLAN TO SPEAK PLEASE BE PREPARED WITH CONCISE STATEMENTS ABOUT YOUR OPPOSITION TO THIS BILL!