BILL SUMMARY for SB09-043
HOUSE COMMITTEE ON EDUCATION
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|Moved to refer Senate Bill 09-043 to the Committee||PASS|
05:53 PM -- Senate Bill 09-043
Representative Roberts, sponsor of Senate Bill 09-043, concerning the merger of San Juan Basin Area Vocational School and Pueblo Community College, presented her bill to committee.
The following people testified on the bill:
05:54 PM -- Cliff Richardson, representing the Colorado Community College System, Shannon Couth, representing San Juan Basin Area Vocational School, and J. D. Garvin, representing Pueblo Community College, testified in support of the bill.
Representative Benefiled asked Ms. South how the merger will help the students. Ms. South explained that it will make it easier for students to navigate the degree programs, because all programs will be housed at one institution, instead of at both Fort Lewis College and Pueblo Community College.
|TIME: || 05:57:54 PM|
|MOTION:||Moved to refer Senate Bill 09-043 to the Committee on Appropriations. The motion passed on a 13-0 vote. |
Final YES: 13 NO: 0 EXC: 0 ABS: 0 FINAL ACTION: PASS
The committee adjourned.