House Bill 18-1306


Improve Foster Care Education Outcomes

Bill Draft  |  Fact Sheet

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

Riley Kitts
Colorado Department of Human Services
Legislative Liaison