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96759747DF6BE8308725852000714193 Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For HB20-1058

HOUSE COMMITTEE ON EDUCATION
Date Mar 3, 2020      
Location HCR 0107



HB20-1058 - Amended, referred to the Committee of the Whole

01:37:26 PM  

Representative Froelich introduced House Bill20-1058, which concerns increasing behavior analysis services in public schools.

 

01:37:27 PM  

Representative Froelich distributed and explained Amendment L.001 (Attachment A) as well as letters of personal testimony from consituents (Attachments B, C, and D).

01:38:21 PM  
Representative Froelich responded to questions from the committee.
01:50:30 PM  

Representative McLachlan, Chair, asked the committee to move Amendment L.001 prior to witness testimony. Representative Larson motioned to adopt the amendment and Representative Michaelson Jenet seconded the motion.

01:51:46 PM  
Sandra Mikesell, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.
01:52:22 PM  

Katie Svihlik Burpo, representing the Behavior Analyst Certification Board Agency, testified in support of the bill.

01:58:23 PM  

Lisa Hubbard, representing Special Education, Colorado Association of School Executives, Colorado Association of School Boards, and the Rural Alliance, provided neutral testimony on the bill.

02:00:24 PM  

Erin DeAngelo, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

02:03:04 PM  
The panel responded to questions from the committee.
02:19:11 PM  
David Quinlan, representing himself, testified in support of the bill.
02:22:11 PM  
Jen Iversen, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.
02:25:00 PM  
Ken Winn, representing Firefly Autism, testified in support of the bill.
02:28:46 PM  
Rosa Aguilera, representing herself, testified in support of bill.
02:29:01 PM  

The panel responded to questions from the committee.

02:41:43 PM  

Erica Adkins, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

02:47:02 PM  
John Mikesell, representing himself, testified in support of the bill.
02:49:40 PM  

Jennifer Hartman, representing Therapy and Beyond, testified in support of the bill.

02:52:01 PM  
Mary Babb, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.
02:54:42 PM  
The panel responded to questions from the committee.
02:55:37 PM  
Arnie Clark, representing himself, testified in support of the bill.
02:59:27 PM  
Autumn Brooks, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.
03:03:17 PM  
Maureen Elliot, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.
03:06:27 PM  
Nadia Mikesell, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.
03:09:39 PM  
The panel responded to questions from the committee.
03:15:29 PM  
Katherine Kane, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.
03:17:35 PM  

Carlee Smith, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.

03:22:02 PM  
Carl Mikesell, representing himself, testified in support of the bill.
03:24:22 PM  

Chris Ekones, representing herself, testified in support of the bill. Ms. Ekones distributed letters of personal testimony (Attachment E).

03:30:27 PM  
The panel responded to questions from the committee.
03:36:21 PM  
Jesus Lopez, representing himself, testified in support of the bill.
03:38:36 PM  

Senator Evie Hudak, representing the Colorado Parent Teacher Association, testified in support of the bill.

03:40:01 PM  
Sarah Lansing, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.
03:42:46 PM  
Suzanna Phillips, representing herself, testified in support of the bill.
03:45:07 PM  
The panel responded to questions from the committee.
03:48:14 PM  

Representative Froelich gave remarks on Amendment L.001 and answered questions from the committee.

03:48:47 PM  

The committee asked questions about Amendment L.001.

04:01:38 PM  

Representative McLachlan called the bill drafter, Shelby Ross from the Office of Legislative Legal Services, to the witness table to answer questions from the committee.

04:05:05 PM  
Committee discussion and questions ensued.


04:32:31 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.001
Moved Larson
Seconded Michaelson Jenet
Baisley No
Buck No
Buckner Yes
Coleman Yes
Cutter Yes
Exum Excused
Geitner No
Kipp Yes
Larson No
Michaelson Jenet Yes
Wilson Yes
Buentello Yes
McLachlan Yes
YES: 8   NO: 4   EXC: 1   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS


04:33:36 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 20-1058, as amended, to the Committee of the Whole.
Moved Michaelson Jenet
Seconded Cutter
Baisley Yes
Buck Yes
Buckner Yes
Coleman Yes
Cutter Yes
Exum Excused
Geitner Yes
Kipp Yes
Larson Yes
Michaelson Jenet Yes
Wilson Yes
Buentello Yes
McLachlan Yes
Final YES: 12   NO: 0   EXC: 1   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS






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