Wildfire Matters Review Committee. The bill requires the Colorado state forest service (forest service) to conduct enhanced wildfire awareness month outreach campaigns (campaigns) through 2027 and other outreach efforts through the 2026-27 state fiscal year that are expected to increase awareness of wildfire risk mitigation by residents in the wildland-urban interface.
For state fiscal year 2024-25, the bill appropriates $300,000 $40,000 from the general fund to the healthy forests and vibrant communities fund for use by the forest service for the ongoing campaigns and outreach efforts.
(Note: Italicized words indicate new material added to the original summary; dashes through words indicate deletions from the original summary.)
(Note: This summary applies to the reengrossed version of this bill as introduced in the second house.)

Statutes affected:
Preamended PA1 (04/23/2024): 23-31-313
Introduced (01/10/2024): 23-31-313
Engrossed (04/24/2024): 23-31-313
Reengrossed (04/25/2024): 23-31-313
Revised (05/06/2024): 23-31-313
Rerevised (05/07/2024): 23-31-313
Final Act (05/17/2024): 23-31-313
Signed Act (05/20/2024): 23-31-313