Governor Hickenlooper signed the Colorado ASSET bill into law Monday, surrounded by students and civic and government leaders.
Following a long debate in committee last week and a delay on the final vote, a bill to repeal Colorado's death penalty was killed Tuesday.
Colorado is now the eighth state in the country to allow same sex couples to enter into a civil union. Governor John Hickenlooper signed the measure into law Thursday in front of an enthusiastic crowd.
Continuing his week of ‘landmark’ signatures, Governor John Hickenlooper formally signed into law a bill legalizing civil unions for same sex couples Thursday.
Governor John Hickenlooper signed a trio of gun control bills Wednesday, just hours after news broke that Colorado’s top corrections officer had been gunned down in his home.