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Adult Education

Concerning modifications to enhance adult education in Colorado.
2024 Regular Session
Education & School Finance (Pre & K-12)
Higher Education
Bill Summary

Current law permits a community college or local district college to develop and implement minimum graduation requirements for a high school diploma. The act gives that authority to the state board of community colleges and occupational education and a local district college board of trustees.

The act authorizes the department of education (department) to roll forward unexpended and unencumbered money appropriated to the department from the general fund for the 2023-24 and 2024-25 state fiscal years for the adult education and literacy grant program (program). The money is available to the department for the program through the 2028-29 state fiscal year, at which time it reverts to the general fund.

APPROVED by Governor March 6, 2024

EFFECTIVE March 6, 2024
(Note: This summary applies to this bill as enacted.)


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Bill Text

  • All Versions (7 )
    Date Bill Type Documents
    03/06/2024 Signed Act PDF
    02/27/2024 Final Act PDF
    02/22/2024 Rerevised PDF
    02/21/2024 Revised PDF
    02/06/2024 Reengrossed PDF
    02/05/2024 Engrossed PDF
    01/17/2024 Introduced PDF

The effective date for bills enacted without a safety clause is August 7, 2024, if the General Assembly adjourns sine die on May 8, 2024, unless otherwise specified. Details