Construction Litigation Reform Deal is Reached!

Colorado Construction Defect Law Statute Limitations Revised HB 1279 Construction Defect Actions Notice Vote Approval from the ColoradoRealtors.com We are excited to announce that a compromise on construction litigation reform was reached early Wednesday April 19, 2017 regarding the  HB-1279.  This bill is sponsored by Representatives Garnett (D-Denver), and Saine (R-Firestone) and Senators Tate (R-Centennial) and Guzman (D-Denver). The bill was heard in the House State Affairs committee Wednesday afternoon where all six amendments that were agreed upon between stakeholders to reach a compromise were adopted.   The bill also passed on second reading today in the House with one minor technical amendment. HB 1279 now has one final vote in the House before it goes over to the Senate for their consideration. This has been a long process of negotiation over the course of many years and the discussions began early in the legislative session this year with six different bills addressing the subject Read More