On April 5, 2012, Rep. Tom Massey and Sen. Bob Bacon introduced HB 12-1345 – Concerning the Financing of Public Schools, and, In Connection Therewith, Making and Reducing Appropriations. This summary is published here courtesy of the Colorado Bar Association’s e-Legislative Report.
The bill amends the “Public School Finance Act of 1994” to modify the funding for public schools from kindergarten through the twelfth grade for the 2012–13 budget year and, in some circumstances, for budget years thereafter. The bill has passed out of the Education and Appropriations Committees respectively; it awaits action on 2nd Reading on the House Floor.
Since this summary, the bill passed out of the House with amendments and was introduced to the Senate Education Committee.
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