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EE4564B89D738074872583C4006DB26A Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For SB19-129

HOUSE COMMITTEE ON EDUCATION
Date Mar 21, 2019      
Location HCR 0107



SB19-129 - Referred to the Committee of the Whole


01:58:16 PM  

Representative Froelich presented Senate Bill 19-126, concerning the regulation of online schools.  The bill requires the Office of Blended and Online Learning in the Colorado Department of Education (CDE) to collect biannual information concerning students who withdraw from an online school after the annual October enrollment count date, and whether these students enroll in another school, complete a high school equivalency examination, or otherwise continue or complete school during the same academic year.  Representative Froelich answered questions from the committee.

02:03:51 PM  

Matt Cook, Colorado Association of School Boards, and Jen Walmer, Education Reform Now, testified in support of the bill.

02:07:04 PM  

The panel answered questions from the committee.

02:11:51 PM  
Representative Froelich made concluding comments on the bill, and committee discussion ensued.


02:14:59 PM
Motion Refer Senate Bill 19-129 to the Committee of the Whole.
Moved Buentello
Seconded Cutter
Baisley No
Buck No
Buckner Yes
Coleman Yes
Cutter Yes
Exum Yes
Geitner No
Larson Yes
McCluskie Yes
Michaelson Jenet Yes
Wilson Yes
Buentello Yes
McLachlan Yes
Final YES: 10   NO: 3   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS






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