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s_ed_2016a_2016-02-18t13:36:37z2 Hearing Summary

Date: 02/18/2016



Final

BILL SUMMARY for SB16-052



SENATE COMMITTEE ON EDUCATION


Votes: View--> Action Taken:
Postpone Senate Bill 16-052 indefinitely. The moti

Refer Senate Bill 16-052 to the Committee on Appro
PASS

FAIL







05:39 PM -- SB16-052



Senator Kerr, sponsor, presented SB 052 which concerns the delivery of quality on-line education within the public elementary and secondary education system. Several handouts were distributed to the committee (Attachment G, H, and I).



16SenateEd0218AttachG.pdf16SenateEd0218AttachG.pdf 16SenateEd0218AttachH.pdf16SenateEd0218AttachH.pdf



16SenateEd0218AttachI.pdf16SenateEd0218AttachI.pdf





The following people testified on the bill:



05:41 PM --
John Myers, representing himself, spoke in support of the bill.



05:45 PM --
Dan Morris, representing himself, spoke in support of the bill.



05:46 PM --
Jane Urschel, representing the Colorado Association of School Boards, spoke in support of the bill.





05:51 PM



The preceding three witnesses answered questions from the committee. Committee discussion ensued.





06:02 PM



There were no more witnesses, and Senator Hill closed public testimony. Senator Kerr provided closing comments to the bill. Committee discussion ensued.

BILL: SB16-052
TIME: 06:05:05 PM
MOVED: Kerr
MOTION: Refer Senate Bill 16-052 to the Committee on Appropriations. The motion failed on a vote of 3-4, with two members excused.
SECONDED:
VOTE
Holbert
No
Johnston
Excused
Kerr
Yes
Merrifield
Yes
Neville T.
Excused
Todd
Yes
Woods
No
Marble
No
Hill
No
YES: 3 NO: 4 EXC: 2 ABS: 0 FINAL ACTION: FAIL




BILL: SB16-052
TIME: 06:09:33 PM
MOVED: Marble
MOTION: Postpone Senate Bill 16-052 indefinitely. The motion passed on a vote of 4-3, with two members excused.
SECONDED:
VOTE
Holbert
Yes
Johnston
Excused
Kerr
No
Merrifield
No
Neville T.
Excused
Todd
No
Woods
Yes
Marble
Yes
Hill
Yes
Final YES: 4 NO: 3 EXC: 2 ABS: 0 FINAL ACTION: PASS







06:11 PM



The committee adjourned.




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