House Bill 18-1306
Improve Foster Care Education Outcomes
Who is sponsoring this bill?
Representative Michaelson Jenet and Senators Don Coram and Dominick Moreno
Why is HB18-1306 needed?
Colorado is experiencing the worst dropout rate for foster students ever reported.
What will HB18-1306 do?
- Supports students to remain in their schools of origin.
- Provides for transportation for foster students.
- Requires more immediate enrollment for students placed in foster care.
- Reduces barriers to receiving high school diplomas.
Click here to view/print the Fact Sheet for HB18-1306.
Click here to view/print the draft of HB18-1306.
For more information on the Colorado Children's Trust Fund or HB 18-1306, contact
Colorado Department of Human Services