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2D7A573A45137842872583DA00020BEB Hearing Summary


Date Apr 11, 2019      
Location SCR 352

HB19-1194 - Referred to the Committee of the Whole

06:22:24 PM  

Senator Fields and Senator Priola, co-sponsors, presented House Bill 19-1194, concerning the discipline of preschool through second grade students enrolled in publicly-funded education programs.  They distributed several handouts to the committee (Attachments R through V).

06:23:50 PM  

Christina Walker, representing Clayton Early Learning, spoke in support of the bill.

06:26:47 PM  

Christiano Sosa, representing the Arc of Colorado, spoke in support of the bill.

06:29:30 PM  

Rachel Sandoval, representing the Colorado Education Association, spoke in support of the bill.

06:32:53 PM  

Jake Cousins, representing Padres y Jovenes Unidos, spoke in support of the bill.

06:36:28 PM  

Sam Stokesberry read a written statement from Darby West, Principal of Sunshine KIPP Elementary, in support of the bill.

06:40:23 PM  

Robert Lawhead, representing the Colorado Developmental Disabilities Council, spoke in support of the bill.

06:42:14 PM  

Bill Jaeger, representing the Colorado Children's Campaign, spoke in support of the bill.

06:45:03 PM  

The panel of witnesses answered questions from the committee.

06:47:51 PM  

Committee members made closing comments on the bill.

06:49:18 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 19-1194 to the Committee of the Whole.
Moved Story
Bridges Yes
Hill No
Lundeen No
Story Yes
Todd Yes
Final YES: 3   NO: 2   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS

Pursuant to HJR20-1007, the Second Regular Session of the 72nd General Assembly is Temporarily Adjourned until 10:00 a.m., Monday, March 30, 2020. 

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