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For the most up-to-date information from the government on operating during the Coronoavirus epidemic, view our Facebook Page - CADA Regulatory.  Underlying information posted here, FB updates sent to you (if you subscribe).

Governor Polis Issues Statewde Stay At Home Order

This order is stricter than (and will supercede) all municipal and county orders.  Beginning Thursday, March 26, there are no retail sales in the state of Colroado.  Srevice and Parts remain essential.

CO Dept. Labor Releases new COMPS Fact Sheet

Effective March 16, 2020, Colorado has updated its Minimum Wage Order into a Colorado Minimum Pay Order (COMPS).  This order has updated definitions and new requirements for payment, overtime, and breaks for dealership employees.

Executive Order B 2019-013 "Supporting Widespread Adoption of Digital Personal Identification Technology

Governor Polis implements a digital ID program for Colorado that will suffice as a proof of identity.  The state will begin work on digital Driver's License.

NADA Driven Guide for Voluntary Protection Products (VPP)

Attached is NADA's guidance on how to offer VPPs, such as GAP insurance in a way that insulates dealers from the complaints of consumer groups.

Executive Order B2019-008 "RAQ-C"

Governor Polis names the Regional Air Quality Council as the lead enforcement agency for his climate action plan (HB19-1261).

Motor Vehicle Dealer Board Implements Emergency Rules Regarding Sales

This afternoon, the Dealer Board unanimously approved rules governing how dealers can sell during the Stay at Home order.  Click below to see CADA's explanatory memo and both printed rules.

CADA Submits Urgent Issues to Administration for Clarification

During our phone call with Director Lew (CDOT), CADA submitted a request for the Administration to resolve the following issues, with our suggestions for resolution attached.  The Director is consulting with Dept. Revenue on our behalf.

Rulemaking:  Taxation of Digital Goods

The Department is seeking a new rule to tax the delivery of digital goods and various subscription services that allow downloading or streaming.  CADA submitted comments.

Auto Industry Issues Memo on Executive Order B 2019-013

The Auto Industry Division has issued the following memo regarding the Governor's Digital ID Executive Order and its impact on dealerships.

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Temporary Registration Permits

On April 9, 2019, DMV adopted a new rule for issuing temp tags during a government-generated system outage. Click picture above for DMV bulletin.

US Department of Labor releases Frequently Asked Questions regarding federal response

When Congress passed the Families First Coronavirus Response Act, they left implementation to the Department of Labor.  Find FAQs on Labors take of employer eligibility and employee benefits here.

CDOT Provides Guidance on Vehicle Cleaning during COVID-19

Effective March 18, 2020, the Colorado Department of Transportation has issued a best practices document on cleaning vehicles to prevent the transmission of the novel coronavirus.

Dept. Revenue Offers Tax Training for Dealer Clerks - Jefferson County

On November 14, 2019, the Department of Revenue will hold training for title clerks regarding the new tax forms DR 24 & 26 and new regulations on leasing.

Department of Revenue Updates Tax Forms October 2019

State forms for sales tax and use tax collection have been updated in October 2019, along with guidance for each.  1/1/20 will be the transition date.

Zero Emission Vehicles (ZEV)

On August 15, 2019, the AQCC voted 8-1 to adopt California's Zero Emission Standard.  This requires OEMs to deliver vehicles earning a rising proportion of ZEV Credits.

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