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6845B7F27CA8EF06872586DF007304DF Hearing Summary


Date May 24, 2021      
Location SCR 357

SB21-274 - Referred to Senate Appropriations

02:56:33 PM  
Senator Moreno, prime
sponsor, presented Senate Bill 21-274.
bill creates a work group that is tasked with developing a sustainable
model that is not embedded in the child welfare system to better serve
students. The bill outlines membership in the work group, duties of the
work group, and reporting requirements for the work group and commissioner
of education.

03:01:47 PM  
Becky Updike, CAFCA,
testified in support of the bill.
03:02:47 PM  
Benjamin Waters Benjamin Waters, Fostering Colorado, testified in support of the bill.
03:04:25 PM  
Robin Smart, Joint Budget Committee staff, responded to questions.
03:11:35 PM  
Melissa Colsman,
CDE, testified in support of the bill.  Please see Attachment C for
additional written testimony.

03:14:14 PM  
Senator Moreno provided closing remarks.

03:15:39 PM
Motion Refer Senate Bill 21-274 to the Committee on Appropriations.
Moved Fields
Buckner Yes
Jaquez Lewis Yes
Kirkmeyer Yes
Simpson Yes
Smallwood Yes
Ginal Yes
Fields Yes
Final YES: 7   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS

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