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Press Releases

Feb 2, 2023

House Committee Passes Bill to Improve Free Transit Program

The House Energy and Environment Committee today passed a bill to improve the grant program that funds Colorado’s free transit rides during peak ozone season. HB23-1101 supports the continuation of last year’s successful Ozone Season Transit Grant Program.

Feb 2, 2023

Bill to Expand Employee-Owned Business Incentives Passes Committee

The House Finance Committee today unanimously passed legislation that expands the Employee Ownership Tax Credit. The vote was 11-0.

Feb 2, 2023

House Passes Bill to Address Teacher Shortage and Boost Educator Workforce

The House today passed legislation to address the teacher shortage by expanding the pool of student educators who qualify for state loan forgiveness and stipend programs.

Feb 1, 2023

Bill to Bolster Tax Credit Outreach Advances in the House

Today, the House advanced legislation that would require employers to share tax benefit information to working families.

Feb 1, 2023

Speaker McCluskie Makes Committee Assignments

House Speaker Julie McCluskie today made additional committee appointments for the 74th General Assembly. The appointments were necessitated in part by the resignation of Rep. Tracey Bernett.

Feb 1, 2023

Bills to Address Teacher Shortage, Boost Workforce Advance

The House Education Committee today passed legislation to boost the educator workforce by making it easier for teachers professionally licensed in other states to teach in Colorado.

Feb 1, 2023

Bill Improving Access to Life-Saving Medicine Passes Committee

The House Public & Behavioral Health & Human Services Committee today passed a bill allowing psychologists to prescribe some mental health medications after receiving additional education and training. The bill passed by a vote of 10-1.

Feb 1, 2023

House Welcomes Rep Kyle Brown to 74th General Assembly

Speaker Julie McCluskie swore in Representative Kyle Brown today to fill the vacancy in House District 12.

Jan 31, 2023

Successful I Matter Program Has Served Thousands of Colorado Youth

The Colorado Behavioral Health Administration presented data today about the I Matter Program

Jan 31, 2023

Daugherty Bill Cracks Down on Insurance Plan Provider Fees

The House Health and Insurance Committee today unanimously passed bipartisan legislation to expand payment options for health care insurance providers to protect them from fees charged by insurance carriers. It passed 11-0.

Jan 31, 2023

House Passes Bill to Ensure Language Access for Insurance Coverage

The House today passed legislation to enhance language requirements for insurance information for non-English speakers.

Jan 30, 2023

Workforce Bills Pass Committee

Two bills would support Colorado’s agriculture and civil defense workers

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