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Second Regular Session
Sixty-first General Assembly
LLS NO. R980754.01 CWP
STATE OF COLORADO
BY SENATOR Wells
SENATE RESOLUTION 98-007
Be It Resolved by the Senate of the Sixtyfirst
General Assembly of the State of Colorado:
That Rule 30 (a) of the Rules of the Senate is amended
30. RESOLUTIONS AND MEMORIALS
Resolutions and memorials shall be of the following
(a) (1) Senate concurrent resolutions, which shall:
Propose amendments to the state constitution or recommend the
holding of a constitutional convention. FOLLOWING APPROVAL BY
A TWOTHIRDS VOTE OF ALL OF THE MEMBERS OF THE SENATE, SUCH
RESOLUTIONS SHALL BE ENTERED IN FULL IN THE JOURNAL TOGETHER WITH
THE AYES AND NOES THEREON AS REQUIRED BY SUBSECTION (1) OF SECTION
2 OF ARTICLE XIX OF THE CONSTITUTION.
Ratify proposed amendments to the federal constitution. FOLLOWING
APPROVAL BY A MAJORITY VOTE OF ALL OF THE MEMBERS OF THE SENATE
AS REQUIRED BY SENATE RULE 17 (f) (4), SUCH RESOLUTIONS SHALL
BE ENTERED IN FULL IN THE JOURNAL TOGETHER WITH THE AYES AND NOES
SENATE CONCURRENT resolutions, as well as House concurrent resolutions,
shall be treated in all respects as bills, except that they shall
not be limited as to the time of introduction and action thereon.
and they shall be entered in full
in the journal when a record vote thereon is taken.
HOWEVER, SUCH RESOLUTIONS MAY NOT BE INTRODUCED WITHIN THE LAST
TWENTY LEGISLATIVE DAYS OF ANY REGULAR OR SPECIAL SESSION AS PROVIDED
FOR IN JOINT RULE 23 (g). All other provisions of these rules
or the joint rules applying to bills shall also apply to concurrent
(3) Concurrent resolutions of either house shall be referred to an appropriate committee of reference.