Sunrise/Sunset and Occupational Licensing
6/17/2011. Update on legislative bills (and also about me). Roofing, private investigators, mental health workers.
4/17/2011. Roofing Contractors.
3/28/2011. Mental Health Board.
3/19/2011. Private Investigators. The push for occupational licensing.
04/50/2010. Morgan Smith and the history of the Colorado legislature. Increase in required education for CPAs.
01/09/2010. Knock on Doors; advice for legislative candidates. Plus: What the Department of Regulatory Agencies could do regarding medical marijuana dispensaries.
12/5/2009. Changes in Medical Licensing.
11/25/2009. Obesity Statute.
11/22/2009. Mixed Martial Arts Regulation.
11/7/2009. Accounting Education.
8/30/2009. Sign Language.
6/14/2009. Mortuaries and Naturopaths.
1/26/2009. Car Dealer Franchise Laws. How the legislature gives franchisees unfair power.
1/19/2009. Chiropractor Regulation, Sunset Review.
12/13/2008. Guilty Nurses. Regulations for nurses give them the near-impossible burden of proving that they are not alcohol or drug addicts. Other foolish regulations also contribute to the shortage of nurses.
12/6/2008. Pet Regulations. The need to upgrade the inspection system for Colorado's pet industry.
11/15/2008. Hair Braiders. Plans for unnecessary regulation of Hair Braiders, Human Trackers, and Solar Electric Installers.
11/9/2008. Notary Public. Efforts to pick the pockets of notaries, through excessive requirements for bonding.
6/8/2008. Mortuary Licensing Refuses to Die.
5/13/08. Dog Massage Therapy.
3/22/08. Occupational Therapists.
3/1/2008. Massaging Animals, and regulatory control thereof.
1/14/2008. Funeral Bill 2008.
12/12/2007. Advisory Boards to Abolish.
10/27/2007. Mortuary Licensing and Debbie Stafford's Party Switch.
9/28/2007. Sunrise Reviews.
7/11/2007. DORA 2007.
5/18/2007. Mortuary Licensing.
3/14/2007. Naturopath 2007.
1/13/2007. Security Guards.
3/13/2006 Athlete agents.
2/25/2006. Sunset 2006.
12/27/2005. Burglar alarm installer regulation.
12/7/2005. Landscape Architect Licensing.
11/23/2005 Regulation of Naturopathics.
10/30/2005. DORA Regulations 2005.
6/7/2005 Licensing Hair Care Businesses. SB 14
4/8/2005 Security Guards.
2/14/2005. 24 Bills to regulate occupations.
11/28/2003 Sunrise-Sunset plans for 2004
6/25/2003 Landscape architects, animal chiropractors.
4/4/2003 Dental bill and continuing education
2/14/2003 Down in the Mouth over Losing Dentists
1/15/2003 Regulating outfitters: Entz vs DORA
12/4/2001 Sunset regulatory reviews for 2002
12/10/2000 DORA report on Alcohol, Drug Abuse counselors for 2000. DORA report on Certified Public Accountants for 2000
11/27/1998 Regulation of boxing, DORA review, and past history
3/31/2000 Addiction counselors licensing law killed
1/22/2000 Naturopaths seek regulation (other alternative treatments)
4/3/1998 DORA research office reports are ignored. Bingo, PUC, Grievance Board, Motor vehicle dealer licensing
1/23/1998 Regulation of electricians. Fire suppression contractors.
2/28/1997 Psychologists and Social Workers try to get out from under State Grievance Board: History of Grievance Board
2/7/1997 HVACR bill and why it isn't needed, HB 1062. HB 1121 to regulate and license boxing
1/10/1997 Congress Sucker Punches Colorado. Boxing regulation. Rocky Mountain News.
2/16/1996 Sunset of the Sunrise/Sunset committee
12/30/1995 Leaking Underground Storage Tank review
12/23/1995 Plans for a boxing commission law
11/17/1995 Nursery law against bad plants to be changed
10/20/1995 Sunrise-Sunset Advisory Committees killed
2/17/1995 Respiratory Therapists
10/14/1994 Nurses and Mandatory Continuing Education
8/25/1994 Hearing aid dealers
8/20/1993 Sexual abuse by psychotherapists
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