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F8884932F9CC07958725895100711483 Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For HB23-1114

HOUSE COMMITTEE ON EDUCATION
Date Feb 9, 2023      
Location HCR 0107



HB23-1114 - Lay Over


01:35:12 PM  
Representatives Taggart
and Gonzales-Gutierrez presented House Bill 23-1114 to the committee, along
with a handout (Attachment A). The bill requires the Department of Higher
Education to designate institutions that are first-generation-serving institutions.
Written testimony on the bill is included as Attachment A.  
01:41:12 PM  
Sponsors responded to committee members' questions.
01:54:15 PM  
Dr. Roberto Montoya, representing Colorado Department of Higher Education, testified to amend the bill.
01:59:42 PM  
Mr. Jason Hunter, representing Colorado Mesa University, Associated Student Government, testified in support of the bill. Mr. Cy Shimamura, representing Colorado Mesa University Associated Student Government, testified in support of the bill.
02:17:50 PM  
Ashley Hernandez, representing Metropolitan State University of Denver (MSU Denver), testified in support of the bill. Kaycee Gerhart, representing MSU Denver, testified in support of the bill. Mr. John Marshall, President of Colorado Mesa University, testified in support of the bill.
02:21:52 PM  
Witnesses responded to committee members' questions.
02:42:47 PM  
Representative McLachlan announced that the bill would be laid over for testimony and action at a later date.






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