This page describes the most recent activities of the Colorado General Assembly and Colorado Department of Public Health and the Environment that are related to the solid waste industry and CAFR's members. It identifies proposed changes to the Colorado Constitution, statutes or regulations - and whether these changes were successful or are still in progress. During the legislative session (January through May), this page will be updated frequently.
For those interested in more closely tracking the status of on-going legislation in Colorado, the link to the General Assembly website is www.leg.colorado.gov. From there you can also link to Colorado house and senate member directories. Find out who your representatives are with
Find My Legislator.
The retreat is an important event for CAFR as it helps to set the tone for the year’s policy activities. This year’s event is especially meaningful because the input gathered during the meeting will feed directly into CAFR’s 2018–2020 Strategic Plan.
05/01/2017 Senate Committee on State, Veterans, & Military Affairs Postpone Indefinitely
01/11/2017 Introduced In Senate – Assigned to Agriculture, Natural Resources, & Energy