State Models: Colorado and Texas
Advocacy efforts in Colorado were successful in passing comprehensive parity legislation in 2007. The 2007 model legislation is included below as well as a brochure, fact sheets, sample op-ed, and sample talking points.
- Model Legislation-2007
- Fact Sheet-For General Audiences
- Fact Sheet-Businesses
- Sample Op-ed
- Sample Talking Points
Advocates in Texas have worked for many years to strengthen parity. Several bills were introduced in 2007 and some related materials can be found below.