Pesticide Advisory Committee

The Pesticide Advisory Committee (PAC) was created under section 35-10-125, C.R.S., of the Pesticide Applicators Act (PAA), to assist the commissioner in promulgating rules and regulations to carry out the provisions of the PAA.

The committee consists of fifteen members representing: pesticide formulators, commercial applicators from the agricultural, ornamental, and structural industries, limited commercial applicators, public applicators, Colorado State University, two members from the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, an agricultural worker, an organic agricultural producer, a member of a state or national beekeeping association and the general public (one of whom is actively engaged in urban-agricultural production).

All members of the advisory committee, with the exception of the formulator, must be residents of the State of Colorado and each member serves on the committee for a term of three years.

PAC meetings are open to the public. If you wish to attend an upcoming PAC meeting please RSVP by calling the CDA at 303-869-9057 to allow seating accommodations to be made.


Pesticide Advisory Committee is currently accepting nominations. 

The committee member term is a three-year appointment, for the purpose of advising and helping the Commissioner of Agriculture in the promulgation of Rules that affect the regulated industry.

The PAC is accepting nominations for the following positions:

  • Registered Limited Commercial Applicator Representative, defined as: A qualified supervisor, employed by a limited commercial applicator registered under this article, who is actively engaged in the application of pesticides;
  • General Public - Urban Agriculture Representative, defined as: A representative from the general public who is actively engaged in urban agricultural production;
  • Agricultural Worker Representative, defined as: A representative from the agricultural sector who is a worker, as that term is defined in 40 CFR 170.3;

If you or anyone you know is interested in serving on the Committee, please submit brief biographies of those individuals you recommend along with a filled out nomination form to John Scott, Pesticide Section Chief, by June 1, 2022

Applications can be submitted via email to or via mail:

Attn: John Scott, CDA Pesticides Section Chief
305 Interlocken Parkway
Broomfield, CO 80021


2022 PAC Meetings
2022 Meeting Agenda
2022 Meeting Minutes

January 31, 2022, 9 am -12 pm

Agenda  |  Handouts

Meeting Recording

April 25, 2022, 9 am -12 pm


Meeting Recording

July 25, 2022, 9 am -12 pm

Agenda TBD


October 31, 2022, 9 am -12 pm

Agenda TBD

2021 PAC Meetings


2021 Meeting Agenda
2021 Meeting Minutes

January 25th


April 26th


July 26th, 9 am - 11 am


September 24th,  9 am - 11 am 


October 25th, 9 am - 12 pm

2020 PAC Meetings


2020 Meeting Agenda

2020 Meeting Minutes

4-2020PAC Meeting Agenda


7- 2020 Meeting Agenda




2019 PAC Meetings


PAC 2019 Meeting Agenda

PAC 2019 Meeting Minutes

1-2019 PAC Meeting Agenda


7-2019 PAC Meeting Agenda


11-2019 PAC Meeting Agenda


2018 PAC Meetings

PAC 2018 Meeting Agenda

PAC 2018 Meeting Minutes

1-2018 PAC Meeting Agenda


7-2018 PAC Meeting Agenda



2017 PAC Meetings

PAC 2017 Meeting Agenda

PAC 2017 Meeting Minutes

10-2017 PAC Meeting Agenda

10-2017 PAC Meeting Minutes

07-2017 PAC Meeting Agenda

07-2017 PAC Meeting Minutes

04-2017 PAC Meeting Agenda

04-2017 PAC Meeting Minutes

02-2017 PAC Meeting Agenda

02-2017 PAC Meeting Minutes

2016 PAC Meetings

PAC 2016 Meeting Agenda

PAC 2016 Meeting Minutes

10-2016 PAC Meeting Agenda

10-2016 PAC Meeting Minutes

07-2016 PAC Meeting Agenda

07-2016 PAC Meeting Minutes

02-2016 PAC Meeting Agenda

02-2016 PAC Meeting Minutes

2015 PAC Meetings

PAC 2015 Meeting Agenda

PAC 2015 Meeting Minutes

10-2015 PAC Meeting Agenda

10-2015 PAC Meeting Minutes

07-2015 PAC Meeting Agenda

07-2015 PAC Meeting Minutes


04-2015 PAC Meeting Minutes

2014 PAC Meetings

PAC 2014 Meeting Agenda

PAC 2014 Meeting Minutes

01-2014 PAC Meeting Agenda

01-2014 PAC Meeting Minutes

2013 PAC Meetings

PAC 2013 Meeting Agenda

PAC 2013 Meeting Minutes

10-2013 PAC Meeting Agenda

10-2013 PAC Meeting Minutes

Links to PAC Information and forms

Pesticide Advisory Committee Nomination Application