On April 19, 2012, Rep. Randy Baumgardner and Sen. Gail Schwartz introduced HB 12-1349 – Concerning the Species Conservation Trust Fund. This summary is published here courtesy of the Colorado Bar Association’s e-Legislative Report.
The bill appropriates money from the species conservation trust fund for programs submitted by the executive director of the department of natural resources that are designed to conserve native species that have been listed as threatened or endangered under state or federal law, or are candidate species or are likely to become candidate species as determined by the United States fish and wildlife service.
The bill combines the operation and maintenance account and the capital account of the trust fund. Assigned to the Agriculture, Livestock, & Natural Resources Committee; the bill is not listed on the printed calendar.
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