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341FA0817E915438872586BF007578FF Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For HB21-1221

HOUSE COMMITTEE ON EDUCATION
Date Apr 22, 2021      
Location HCR 0107



HB21-1221 - Amended, referred to the Committee of the Whole


03:25:34 PM  
Representatives Cutter and Young, co-sponsors, introduced House Bill 21-1221. The bill specifies updates to the Colorado Department of Education’s model bullying prevention and education policy, requires school districts to incorporate the policy into their discipline code, and allows public school districts to suspend or expel students for bullying.
03:36:47 PM  
Rick Padilla, representing himself, testified in support of the bill.
03:40:16 PM  
Barbara Coloroso, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.
03:43:59 PM  
John Padilla, representing himself, testified in support of the bill.
03:46:47 PM  
Logan Bradley, representing himself, testified in support of the bill.
03:53:07 PM  
Paxton Dwyer, representing himself, testified in support of the bill.
03:53:16 PM  
Lily Osborne, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.
03:57:34 PM  
Maya and Todd Haynes, representing themselves, testified in support of the bill.
04:03:30 PM  
Kylie Cannon, representing Bullying Recovery Resource Center, testified in support of the bill.
04:06:51 PM  
Nina Petros, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.
04:09:58 PM  
Thomas Ahlborg, representing Bullying Recovery Resource Center, testified in support of the bill.
04:09:59 PM  
Additional written testimony is included as Attachment E.
04:23:27 PM  
Representatives Cutter
and Young distributed L.001 and explained the amendment (Attachment F).



04:36:11 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.001
Moved Young
Seconded Michaelson Jenet
Baisley Yes
Caraveo Yes
Exum Yes
Geitner No
Kipp Yes
Larson No
Michaelson Jenet Yes
Young Yes
McLachlan Yes
YES: 7   NO: 2   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS
04:36:12 PM  
Representatives Cutter and Young gave closing remarks.


04:45:07 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 21-1221, as amended, to the Committee of the Whole.
Moved Young
Seconded Geitner
Baisley Yes
Caraveo Yes
Exum Yes
Geitner Yes
Kipp Yes
Larson Yes
Michaelson Jenet Yes
Young Yes
McLachlan Yes
Final YES: 9   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS






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