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Bill Detail: SB20-144

 

Title Home Visiting Expansion Grant Program
Status Senate Committee on Health & Human Services Postpone Indefinitely (02/20/2020)
Bill Subjects
  • Human Services
House Sponsors D. Michaelson Jenet (D)
C. Larson (R)
Senate Sponsors P. Lee (D)
R. Fields (D)
House Committee
Senate Committee Health and Human Services
Date Introduced 01/27/2020
Description

The bill creates the home visiting expansion grant program (grant
program) in the department of human services (department). The purpose
of the grant program is to expand the number of children and families
served by nationally recognized, evidence-based home visiting models
(models) throughout the state and thus improve school readiness of
Colorado children. The grant program has 2 cycles of 3 years each and

shall award up to a total of $2 million in grants for each cycle, payable in
equal annual amounts.
The state board of human services is authorized to promulgate
rules that specify the criteria for the grant program, including eligibility
of applicants and models, timeline, and review and selection criteria.
The department is required to prepare an evaluation report at the
conclusion of each grant cycle and present that report as part of its next
SMART Act report to its committee of reference.
The grant program is repealed, effective September 1, 2028.

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