Colorado Capitol Report

Colorado Chamber Now Offering New Employer Training Workshops!


Colorado Chamber Now Offering New Employer Training Workshops!

The Colorado Chamber has been working vigorously to defend and support Colorado employers on state policy decisions that impact business operations. However, businesses of all sizes and industries can’t keep up with the labryinth of new laws and regulations. Any unintended compliance mistakes could trigger penalties and fines for a business!

To help businesses navigate the complex regulatory environment, the CO Chamber is offering a new Employer Training Workshop Program that includes classes led by highly respected attorneys and training professionals with an expertise in current statutes and regulations and in creating a healthy workplace environment.

KICK-OFF WORKSHOP: Colorado Family & Medical Leave Insurance Program (FAMLI)

Details: This workshop will provide guidance for employers on the State mandated FAMLI program, current regulations & private plan requirements.

Date: October 10, 2022

Time: 2:00 p.m. – 3:15p.m.

Location: Colorado Chamber, 1600 Broadway, Ste. 1000, Denver. Remote participation is available. 

Instructor: Stacey Campbell, Shareholder & Owner, Campbell Litigation, P.C.

About Staceyhttps://www.campbelllitigation.com/about/stacey-a-campbell/

Upcoming Workshop Topics:

  • Understanding interaction between paid sick Leave & family & medical leave and avoiding duplication of leave;
  • Understanding the Workplace Discrimination law;
  • Compliance with current environmental regulations;
  • Understanding the Equal Pay Law;
  • Diversity, equity & inclusion training;
  • Many other opportunities

Sign up NOW and avoid penalties for not understanding current laws and regulations! Contact Laura Moss at lmoss@cochamber.com to sign up!


Save the Date: Tax Council Meeting to Discuss Potential 2023 Tax Legislation

The Colorado Chamber has scheduled a Tax Council meeting to discuss and receive feedback from Council members on potential tax legislation being discussed by the “Legislative Oversight Committee on Tax Policy” for consideration for the 2023 Legislative Session.

Tax Council Meeting Details:

Date/Time: September 21st @ noon – 1:00p.m.

Location: This meeting will be held via Zoom.

RSVP: LMoss@cochamber.com to receive the Zoom link to log into the meeting

The Tax Council will focus on a draft bill https://leg.colorado.gov/sites/default/files/images/committees/bill_7_23-0128_01.pdf that changes the current sales tax exemption on computer software. The exemption has been an important tax incentive for Colorado businesses for many years, and the proposed changes have raised concerns among Council members. Feedback will be encouraged.

Additional bills to be discussed: