Nov 06, 2018
May 17, 2018 - Jul 12, 2018
Made up of 65 members, the Colorado House of Representatives is the lower house of the Colorado General Assembly. Each member represents a district of about 77,372 residents, serving 2 year terms that are limited to 4 consecutive terms in office. The Speaker of the Colorado House is the preciding officer of the upper house. A Join Budget Committee with members from both the Senate and House prepares and introduces the yearly budget bill to the General Assembly after the governor submits to them a proposed budget. Currently, there are 10 House Committees of Reference that range from argiculture to transporation. Primary responsibilities of a Representative include: enacting laws, overseeing programs enacted by the executive branch, holding hearings on policies, allocating funds to pay for the daily workings of the state, and redistricting in collaboration with other Representatives and the Senate. The yearly salary for Colorado State Senators is $30,000.
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Colorado Secretary of State: Elections, 1700 Broadway #200, Denver, CO, 80290, US