Representative McLachlan called the meeting to order and Representative Esgar provided info on what the Joint Budget Committee (JBC) will cover during the meeting. Representative Esgar mentioned that commitee members can refer to the JBC rule book as a resource throughout the discussion and in the future. The JBC rule book can be found here: http://leg.colorado.gov/publications/fy-2020-21-staff-budget-briefing-summary
Representative Esgar introduced JBC staff: Ms. Carolyn Antman (new director), Amanda Bickle, Craig Harper, and Andrew Forbes. JBC member, Senator Zenzinger introduced budget requests regarding K-12 matters.