Legislative Agenda

Welcome to the 2019 Legislative Agenda for Colorado Department of Human Services (CDHS)


2019 Legislative Session: Summary of CDHS Priority Legislation

  • Competency Restoration Package (SB19-222 and SB19-223) – Passed
  • Child Welfare Permanency Planning (HB19-1219) – Passed
  • Aligning ICWA Requirements (HB19-1232) – Passed
  • Child Welfare Prevention and Intervention Funding (SB19-258) – Passed
  • Child Support Commission Recommendations (HB19-1215) – Passed
  • Time Requirements for Food Stamp Appeals (SB19-245) – Passed
  • Juvenile Record Expungements (HB19-1335) – Passed
  • Early Childhood Background Checks (SB19-177) – Passed
  • Foster Care Prevention Services (HB19-1308) – Passed