Skip to main content
Colorado General AssemblyToggle Main Menu
Agency NameToggle Agency Menu

B93EFC0DCF655CB8872583E7006DB9C8 Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For HB19-1110

SENATE COMMITTEE ON EDUCATION
Date Apr 25, 2019      
Location SCR 352



HB19-1110 - Lay Over


01:58:31 PM  

Senator Pettersen, sponsor, presented House Bill 19-1110. The bill concerns implementing media literacy in elementary and secondary education. Senator Pettersen provided opening comments and distributed and explained amendment L.017 (Attachment C).



02:04:13 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.017
Moved Story
Seconded
Bridges Excused
Coram
Hill
Story
Todd
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 1   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection
02:04:14 PM  

The following people testified on the bill:

02:04:49 PM  

Jill Farschman, CEO of the Colorado Press Association, spoke in support of the bill.

02:06:43 PM  

Joyce Rankin, member of the State Board of Education, read into the record a written statement from a constituent, Christian Hartman, in opposition to the bill. She distributed a handout to the committee (Attachment D).

02:09:38 PM  

Ms. Farschman answered questions from the committee.

02:10:49 PM  

Senator Todd laid the bill over for a vote until the sponsor could return to the committee room.






COVID-19 Resources
NORTH ENTRANCE IS CURRENTLY CLOSED.  TO ENTER THE CAPITOL, USE THE SOUTH ENTRANCE, UNDER THE STAIRS, AT 14th AVENUE AND SHERMAN STREET.