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Bill Detail: HB21-1116

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Title Purple Heart Recipient Free State Park Access
Status Governor Signed (05/28/2021)
Bill Subjects
  • Military & Veterans
  • Natural Resources & Environment
House Sponsors R. Holtorf (R)
D. Ortiz (D)
Senate Sponsors L. Liston (R)
L. Garcia (D)
House Committee State, Civic, Military and Veterans Affairs
Senate Committee State, Veterans and Military Affairs
Date Introduced 02/16/2021

The bill allows Colorado residents who display a purple heart
special license plate free entrance to any state park or recreation area, not
including campgrounds, on any day of the year that such park or area is
The bill also allows a Colorado resident to acquire a free
transferable annual state parks pass by presenting the same documents
required for a purple heart special license plate at a regional office or the
central office of the division of parks and wildlife, or at any other

locations the division determines. Thus, Colorado residents who have
received a purple heart will be able to obtain free access to state parks
without acquiring a purple heart special license plate.

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