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h_ed_2018a_2018-04-26t07:33:44z0 Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For HB18-1413

HOUSE COMMITTEE ON EDUCATION
Date Apr 26, 2018      
Location HCR 0112



HB18-1413 - Amended, referred to House Appropriations


07:33:53 AM  
Representative Lee presented and summarized House Bill 18-1413 concerning the creation of a school safety grant program. The sponsor answered questions from the committee members.
07:39:29 AM  

Steve Bell, representing Jefferson County Public Schools, testified in support of the bill. He discussed current issues regarding school safety.

07:44:19 AM  

Frank DeAngelis, representing the DeAngelis Center, testified in support of the bill. He discussed the history of school safety issues in Colorado.

07:48:51 AM  

John Nicoletti, representing the DeAngelis Center, testified in support of the bill.

07:49:46 AM  

Commander A.J. DeAndrea, representing the DeAngelis Center, testified in support of the bill. He discussed his experience as a law enforcement officer who has responded to multiple school shootings.

07:53:43 AM  

John McDonald, representing Jefferson County Public Schools, testified in support of the bill.

07:56:52 AM  
The previous five witnesses answered questions from the committee members regarding school safety and emergency response.
08:08:30 AM  
The witnesses continued to answer questions from the committee.
08:18:08 AM  
Committee discussion ensued.
08:28:56 AM  
Representative Lee distributed amendment L.001 [Attachment A].


08:31:27 AM
Motion Adopt amendment L.001
Moved Lee
Seconded Exum
Bridges
Everett Excused
Exum
Garnett
Lee
Leonard
Lundeen
McLachlan
Reyher
Sias
Wilson
Buckner
Pettersen
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 1   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection
08:31:27 AM  
Representative Lee provided closing comments on the bill. The committee members provided closing comments on the bill.


08:33:47 AM
Motion Refer House Bill 18-1413, as amended, to the Committee on Appropriations.
Moved Lee
Seconded Pettersen
Bridges Yes
Everett Excused
Exum Yes
Garnett Yes
Lee Yes
Leonard No
Lundeen Yes
McLachlan Yes
Reyher Yes
Sias Yes
Wilson Yes
Buckner Yes
Pettersen Yes
Final YES: 11   NO: 1   EXC: 1   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS