This collection contains Research Publications from the Colorado Legislative Council from 1954-2012. The publications include reports from interim committees, and ballot information booklets ("blue books").


Browse the Colorado Legislative Council Research Publications Collections:



Alcoholic Beverages

All Publications (Colorado Legislative Council)


Arts and Culture

Authorities - Interstate

Authorities - Local

Authorities - State and Regional


Banking and Finance

Beaches and Shores

Boats and Vessels


Charities and Non Profit Organizations

Civil Actions

Civil Actions - Tort Liability

Civil Rights

Colorado - History and Symbols


Commerce and Economic Development



Constitutional Amendments

Consumer Affairs



Corrections - Probation and Parole

Crimes and Penalties

Crime Victims

Criminal Procedures

Domestic Relations

Education - Curricula

Education - Finance

Education - (General and Miscellaneous)

Education - School Boards and Districts

Education - School Facilities

Education - School Transportation

Education - Teachers and School Employees


Elections - Campaign Finance


Environment - Fish, Game and Wildlife

Environment - (General and Miscellaneous)

Environment - Hazardous Substances

Environment - Natural Resources

Environment - Parks and Open Space

Environment - Pollution

Environment - Solid Waste

Environment - Water Supply


Federal Relations

Federal Relations - Memorializations


Gambling - Casinos

Gambling - (General and Miscellaneous)

Gambling - Horse Racing

Gambling - Lotteries


Health - Disease

Health - Drug and Alcohol Abuse

Health - Facilities

Health - Finance

Health - (General and Miscellaneous)

Health - Pharmaceuticals

Health - Professionals

Higher Education

Historic Preservation

Housing - Affordable Housing

Housing - Condominiums, Cooperatives and Mobile Homes

Housing - Construction Codes

Housing - Finance

Housing - (General and Miscellaneous)

Housing - Hotels and Multiple Dwellings

Housing - Landlord and Tenant

Human Services - Children

Human Services - Disabled

Human Services - (General and Miscellaneous)

Human Services - Medicaid and Medicare

Human Services - Mental Health

Human Services - Public Assistance

Initiative and Referendum

Insurance - Automobile Insurance

Insurance - (General and Miscellaneous)

Insurance - Life and Health Insurance

International Affairs

Interstate Relations


Juvenile Justice


Labor - Unemployment Compensation

Labor - Workers Compensation

Land Use, Planning and Zoning



Local Budget and Finance

Local Government - Counties

Local Government - Municipalities

Local Government - State Aid

Local Officers and Employees

Minority and Ethnic Affairs

Motor Vehicles - Commercial

Motor Vehicles - Drunk Driving

Motor Vehicles - (General and Miscellaneous)

Motor Vehicles - Offenses

Motor Vehicles - Regulation

Motor Vehicles - Traffic Safety

Pensions - (General and Miscellaneous)

Pensions - Police and Firefighters

Pensions - Public Employees

Pensions - Teachers

Professions and Occupations


Public Contracts

Public Employees - Benefits

Public Employees - (General and Miscellaneous)

Public Fees

Public Records, Notice and Meetings

Public Safety - Emergency Services

Public Safety - Firefighters

Public Safety - (General and Miscellaneous)

Public Safety - Police

Public Safety - Terrorism

Public Safety - Weapons

Public Utilities

Regulations and Regulatory Oversight

Science and Technology

Senior Citizens


Smoking and Tobacco

Sports and Recreation

State Budget and Finance

State Budget and Finance - Supplemental Appropriations

State Government - Departments and Agencies

State Government - (General and Miscellaneous)

State Government - Officers and Employees

Taxation - Alcohol, Gasoline and Tobacco Taxes

Taxation - Business Taxes

Taxation - (General and Miscellaneous)

Taxation - Personal Income Tax

Taxation - Property Tax

Taxation - Public Utilities Tax

Taxation - Sales Tax

Transportation - (General and Miscellaneous)

Transportation - Highways, Roads and Bridges

Transportation - Mass Transit

Veterans and Military

Wills, Trusts and Estates