Capitol Updates

Each week during sessions of the Colorado General Assembly, we bring you the latest news and analysis of legislation impacting the early development, health, and education of Colorado kids. Check the updates below for analysis, testimony, fact sheets, vote totals, and other information to help you stay informed. 

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SB21-101 (Fields & Story) Sunset Direct Entry Midwives

Originally Posted: March 12, 2021
Last Updated: June 11, 2021

This bill continues the registration of Direct Entry Midwives, otherwise known as Certified Professional Midwives or “home-birth” midwives, and implements the recommendations made by the Department of Regulatory Agency’s 2020 report.

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