The bill updates various provisions of the "Colorado Children's Trust Fund Act", including renaming it the "Colorado Child Abuse Prevention Trust Fund Act" (act). Changes include:
- Expanding the membership of the Colorado child abuse prevention board (board) from the current 9 members to 17 members;
- Expanding the powers and duties of the board to include advising and making recommendations to the governor, state agencies, and other entities regarding child maltreatment prevention; developing strategies to decrease the incidences of child maltreatment and other adverse childhood experiences; and implementing and monitoring the ongoing development of local child maltreatment prevention plans throughout the state; and
- Extending the repeal of the act from 2022 to 2027.
(Note: This summary applies to the reengrossed version of this bill as introduced in the second house.)