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S_ED_2021A 04/14/2021 10:00:59 AM Committee Summary

PUBLIC
STAFF SUMMARY OF MEETING
SENATE COMMITTEE ON EDUCATION
Date 04/14/2021
Attendance
Bridges X
Buckner X
Kirkmeyer X
Lundeen *
Priola X
Story X
Zenzinger X
Time 10:00:59 AM to 10:35:45 AM
Place SCR 357
This Meeting was called to order by Zenzinger
This Report was prepared by Rachel Kurtz-Phelan
Hearing Items Action Taken
SB21-232 Referred to Senate Appropriations

SB21-232 - Referred to Senate Appropriations


10:01:15 AM  
Senator Zenzinger
and Senator Kirkmeyer, co-sponsors, presented Senate Bill 21-232, which
concerns supporting the educator workforce in Colorado.
10:05:31 AM  
Angie Paccione, Executive
Director of the Colorado Department of Higher Education, testified in support
of the bill.
10:11:04 AM  
Lisanne McNew, representing the Colorado Opportunity Scholarship Advisory Board, testified in support of the bill.
10:14:10 AM  
Antwuan "X" Johnson, representing Metropolitan State University of Denver, testified in support of the bill.
10:17:55 AM  
Yesenia Arreola, representing Colorado Mountain College, testified in support of the bill.
10:22:40 AM  
Michael Macklin,
representing the Colorado Community College System, testified in support
of the bill.
10:25:42 AM  
Lee Wheeler-Berliner, representing the Colorado Workforce Development Council, testified in support of the bill.
10:27:58 AM  
The co-sponsors provided closing comments on the bill. Committee members gave closing comments on the bill.
10:33:19 AM  
The co-sponsors answered questions from the committee.


10:35:08 AM
Motion Refer Senate Bill 21-232 to the Committee on Appropriations.
Moved Zenzinger
Seconded
Bridges Yes
Buckner Yes
Kirkmeyer Yes
Lundeen Yes
Priola Yes
Story Yes
Zenzinger Yes
Final YES: 7   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS


10:35:45 AM   The committee adjourned.






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