BILL SUMMARY for HB09-1214
SENATE COMMITTEE ON EDUCATION
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|Refer House Bill 09-1214 to the Committee of the W||PASS|
11:51 AM -- House Bill 09-1214
Senator Bacon, sponsor of House Bill 09-1214, presented the bill to the committee. The bill focuses the efforts of the Education Data Advisory Committee (EDAC) on examining the cost and necessity of federal, state, and other data reporting requirements.
The following persons testified:
11:53 AM -- Jeremy Felker, representing Jefferson County Public Schools, testified in support of the bill. He said the bill will allow school districts to combine reports to meet multiple reporting requirements. He expressed support for the provisions of the bill setting a single date for districts to be notified of changes to reporting requirements. Mr. Felker responded to committee questions.
11:57 AM -- Bruce Caughey, representing the Colorado Association of School Executives (CASE), testified in support of the bill.
11:58 AM -- Scott Groginsky, representing the Colorado Children's Campaign, testified in support of the bill.
|TIME: || 11:59:57 AM|
|MOTION:||Refer House Bill 09-1214 to the Committee of the Whole with a recommendation that it be placed on the consent calendar. The motion passed on a 6-0-2 vote.|
Final YES: 6 NO: 0 EXC: 2 ABS: 0 FINAL ACTION: PASS
The committee adjourned.