Key Votes

HB 1388 - Increasing Education Funding - Key Vote

Colorado Key Votes

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) -

Title: Increasing Education Funding

Legislation - Conference Report Adopted (House) (58-5) - (Key vote)

Title: Increasing Education Funding

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt a conference report that increases funding for education programs.

Highlights:
-Increases the base per student funding for the 2008-09-budget year to $5270.13 to account for inflation and add one percent to funding (Sec. 2). -Allocates an additional $5 million to fund charter schools (Sec. 11). -Increases funding for full-time kindergarten programs annually through 2014 when funding levels are set at $100 million (Sec. 12). -Establishes a full-time kindergarten facility construction fund with funds to be appropriated annually (Sec. 25). -Establishes an Alternative Teacher Compensation Plan to promote teaching excellence by raising salary levels, to be funded by $1 million in appropriations from the State Education Fund (Sec. 34).
Legislation - Conference Report Adopted (Senate) (22-13) - (Key vote)

Title: Increasing Education Funding

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt a conference report that increases funding for education programs.

Highlights:
-Increases the base per student funding for the 2008-09-budget year to $5270.13 to account for inflation and add one percent to funding (Sec. 2). -Allocates an additional $5 million to fund charter schools (Sec. 11). -Increases funding for full-time kindergarten programs annually through 2014 when funding levels are set at $100 million (Sec. 12). -Establishes a full-time kindergarten facility construction fund with funds to be appropriated annually (Sec. 25). -Establishes an Alternative Teacher Compensation Plan to promote teaching excellence by raising salary levels, to be funded by $1 million in appropriations from the State Education Fund (Sec. 34).
Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (Senate) (22-13) -

Title: Increasing Education Funding

Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (59-6) -

Title: Increasing Education Funding

Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Increasing Education Funding

Sponsors

  • John V. 'Jack' Pommer (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Sue Windels (CO - D) (Out Of Office)

Co-sponsors

  • Bob L. Bacon (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Debbie J. Benefield (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Alice J. Borodkin (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Betty Boyd (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Bernie Buescher (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Dorothy B. Butcher (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Morgan L. Carroll (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Edward Casso (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Rafael Lorenzo Gallegos (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Dan Gibbs (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Gwyn Green (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Peter C. Groff (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Maryanne 'Moe' Keller (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Andrew 'Andy' Kerr (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Claire Levy (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Alice D. Madden (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Rosemary Marshall (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Thomas W. 'Tom' Massey Jr. (CO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Liane 'Buffie' McFadyen (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Michael Merrifield (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Karen Middleton (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • John P. Morse (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Chris Romer (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Christine Scanlan (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Brandon C. Shaffer (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Judith Anne 'Judy' Solano (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Abel J. Tapia (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Nancy Janann Todd (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Ron D. Tupa (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Suzanne S. Williams (CO - D) (Out Of Office)