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Key Votes

SB 199 - Education Funding and Property Tax Freeze - Key Vote

Colorado Key Votes

John Soper voted Yea (Passage With Amendment) on this Legislation.

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Issues

Stage Details

Legislation - Signed (Executive) -

Title: Education Funding and Property Tax Freeze

Legislation - Concurrence Vote Passed (Senate) (19-15) - (Key vote)

Title: Education Funding and Property Tax Freeze

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill appropriating education funding for the 2007-2008 budget year and freezing property taxes at their current levels.

Highlights:
- Provides equations to determine the minimum per pupil funding for the 2007-2008 budget year, 2008-2009 budget year, and ever year thereafter (sec. 3). - Freezes the property taxes at their current rates (secs. 5 and 6). - Allows for grants to cover the high costs of special education (sec. 10) - Increases enrollment in state kindergarten and pre-kindergarten (sec. 11)
Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (House) (41-20) - (Key vote)

Title: Education Funding and Property Tax Freeze

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill appropriating education funding for the 2007-2008 budget year and freezing property taxes at their current levels.

Highlights:
- Provides equations to determine the minimum per pupil funding for the 2007-2008 budget year, 2008-2009 budget year, and ever year thereafter (sec. 3). - Freezes the property taxes at their current rates (secs. 5 and 6). - Allows for grants to cover the high costs of special education (sec. 10) - Increases enrollment in state kindergarten and pre-kindergarten (sec. 11)
Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (34-0) -
Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Education Funding and Property Tax Freeze

Sponsors

  • Sue Windels (CO - D) (Out Of Office)

Co-sponsors

  • Debbie J. Benefield (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Alice J. Borodkin (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Kathleen E. Curry (CO - I) (Out Of Office)
  • Bob Hagedorn (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Joel Stanton Judd (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Alice D. Madden (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Rosemary Marshall (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Anne L. McGihon (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Michael Merrifield (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • John V. 'Jack' Pommer (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • John F. Soper (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Nancy Janann Todd (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
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