s_ed_2018a_2018-02-22t13:43:26z3 Hearing Summary CLICS/CLICS2018A/commsumm.nsfPUBLICBILL SUMMARY For SB18-159SENATE COMMITTEE ON EDUCATIONDate Feb 22, 2018 Location SCR 357 SB18-159 - Lay Over 02:19:38 PM Senator Zenzinger, sponsor, presented Senate Bill 18-159 which concerns permitting a public school to include operation as a community school in its innovation plan. Senator Zenzinger explained several provisions of the bill. 02:24:40 PM Senator Zenzinger answered questions from the committee. 02:33:33 PM Joel Newtown, representing himself, spoke in support of the bill. 02:35:50 PM Rhiannon Wenning, representing herself, spoke in support of the bill. 02:39:13 PM Jennifer Montgomery, representing herself as a teacher from a Title I school, spoke in support of the bill. 02:43:09 PM Julia Morrison, representing herself as an elementary school teacher, spoke in support of the bill. 02:45:19 PM Jack Teter, representing Education Reform Now, spoke in support of the bill. 02:47:09 PM Mr. Teter and Senator Zenzinger answered questions from the committee. 02:51:14 PM There were no more witnesses so Senator Hill closed public testimony. Senator Zenzinger continued to answer questions from the committee. 03:03:10 PM Senator Hill laid the bill over for action only to a date to be determined.