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BEE4446F2EEA05A48725822C00793142 Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For SB18-083

SENATE COMMITTEE ON FINANCE
Date Feb 6, 2018      
Location SCR 357



SB18-083 - Referred to Senate Appropriations


03:03:48 PM  
Senator Lundberg, prime sponsor, presented Senate Bill 18-083, which creates an income tax credit for the parents, guardians, or scholarship benefactors of students who enroll in a private or home-based school as a kindergartner or after having previously enrolled in public school. Senator Lunderg distributed a handout illustrating the net budget impact of the bill [Attachment B].
03:09:07 PM  
John Rea, representing himself, testified in opposition to the bill.
03:13:29 PM  
Shawna Fritzler, representing Colorado PTA, testified in opposition to the bill.
03:14:11 PM  

Anne Kleinkopf, representing Taxpayers for Public Education, testified in opposition to the bill.

03:15:58 PM  
Brian Tanner, representing the Colorado Education Association, testified in opposition to the bill.
03:21:27 PM  
Mr. Rea responded to committee questions.
03:24:39 PM  
Mr. Tanner and Ms. Fritzler responded to committee questions.
03:28:32 PM  
Kristine Cross, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.
03:29:49 PM  
Carolyn Martin, representing Christian Home Educators of Colorado, testified in support of the bill.
03:34:38 PM  

Stefania Vaughan, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

03:34:46 PM  
Jim Johnson, representing himself, testified in support of the bill.
03:37:50 PM  
Mr. Johnson responded to committee questions regarding the operating costs of private schools.
03:42:44 PM  
Senator Lundberg wrapped up his presentation of the bill.


03:53:53 PM
Motion Refer Senate Bill 18-083 to the Committee on Appropriations.
Moved Hill
Seconded
Court No
Jahn No
Tate Yes
Hill Yes
Neville T. Yes
Final YES: 3   NO: 2   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS






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