For those who have struggled with their homeowners’ associations, House Bill 08-1270
was passed into law by the Colorado Legislature in 2008. Authored and sponsored by Colorado House Representative Andy Kerr, and Senate sponsorship by State Senator Ron Tupa, the legislation breezed through both the House and Senate before it was signed into law by Colorado Governor Bill Ritter, Jr.
The legislation bars homeowners’ associations from prohibiting residents from having rolling shutters that assist in reducing energy consumption and help reduce energy costs
as stated in Section 2, Part 1 of article 33.3 of title 38. House Bill 08-1270 took effect August 6, 2008.To See a copy of the Actual House Bill, Click here.