The bill would make changes to the Reading to Ensure Academic Development Act (READ) provisions.View Update
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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The bill would authorize the state to file a State Innovation Waiver under Section 1332 of the Affordable Care Act to establish a state reinsurance program.View Update
This bill would create the Census Outreach Grant Program to support the accurate count of Colorado’s population for the 2020 Census.View Update
The Colorado Children’s Campaign supports this bill because immunizations are important tools for protecting kids from serious and once-common illnesses.View Update
HB19-1257 (Becker & McCluskie/Court & Priola) Voter Approval to Retain Revenue for K-12 Education & Transportation, HB19-1258 Allocate Voter-Approved Revenue for Education and Transportation
TABOR hinders our ability as a state to invest in and support Colorado communities. Because revenue limits have put our state budget on autopilot, we don’t have what is needed to support priorities like education and transportation.View Update
This bill would help protect consumers who unknowingly receive care from an out-of-network provider at an emergency room or while accessing care at an in-network hospital and then receive a surprise bill for this care.View Update