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754DCE13953836158725869B00568604 Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For SB21-140

SENATE COMMITTEE ON EDUCATION
Date Mar 17, 2021      
Location SCR 357



SB21-140 - Postponed Indefinitely


09:45:07 AM  
Senator Sonnenberg,
sponsor, presented Senate Bill 21-140, which concerns a process to provide
information about a child that may be relevant to a report of suspected
child abuse and neglect.
09:47:34 AM  
Laura Ann Cleveland, representing herself, spoke in support of the bill. Ms. Cleveland answered questions from the committee.
09:52:47 AM  
Yolanda Arredondo, representing the Colorado Department of Human Services, testified in opposition to the bill. Ms. Arredondo answered questions from the committee.
10:13:29 AM  
Ms. Arredondo continued to answer questions from the committee.
10:14:35 AM  
JonPaul  Burden,
representing the Consortium of Directors of Special Education, the Colorado
Association of School Executives, the Colorado Association of School Boards,
the Colorado Boards of Cooperative Educational Services Association, the
Colorado Education Association, and the Rural Schools Alliance, testified
in opposition to the bill.  Mr. Burden answered questions from the
committee.
10:18:27 AM  
Carin Rosa, representing the Office of Early Childhood in the Colorado Department of Human Services, was available for questions only.
10:29:46 AM  
Senator Sonnenberg provided closing comments on the bill. Committee members made comments on the bill.


10:41:38 AM
Motion Refer Senate Bill 21-140 to the Committee on Appropriations.
Moved Story
Seconded
Bridges No
Buckner No
Kirkmeyer Yes
Lundeen Yes
Priola Yes
Story No
Zenzinger No
YES: 3   NO: 4   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  FAIL


10:42:16 AM
Motion Postpone Senate Bill 21-140 indefinitely using a reversal of the previous roll call. There was no objection to the use of the reverse roll call, therefore, the bill was postponed indefinitely.
Moved Story
Seconded
Bridges Yes
Buckner Yes
Kirkmeyer No
Lundeen No
Priola No
Story Yes
Zenzinger Yes
Final YES: 4   NO: 3   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS






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