The bill would require the State Board of Education to adopt standards related to Holocaust and genocide studies.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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This bill would make it a Class 2 misdemeanor to store a firearm in a way that the firearm owner knows or should know would allow a juvenile to access the firearm without permission from the juvenile’s parent or guardian.View Update
This bill would require school districts to include excused absences for behavioral health concerns in their written attendance policies.View Update
This bill would require the State Librarian to contract with a nonprofit organization to create and maintain the Colorado Imagination Library Program.View Update
This bill would direct the Colorado Department of Higher Education and the Colorado Department of Education to convene a workgroup on diversity in the educator workforce.View Update
The bill would codify a number of federally required preventive health care services and requires Colorado health insurance carriers to cover them without cost sharing.View Update