Colorado House Education Committee

The House Education Committee considers matters concerning K-12 public schools, including public school accountability and school finance; and higher education, including administration and governance, tuition, and financial assistance.  In addition, the committee has legislative oversight responsibility for the departments of Education and Higher Education.


Committee Members

John Buckner, Chair

Brittany Pettersen, Vice-Chair


Justin Everett

  Paul Lundeen

JoAnn Windholz


Rhonda Fields

  Dominick Moreno



Alec Garnett

  Kevin Priola



Pete Lee


Jim Wilson









Staff Contact:  Lisa Gezelter  *  Phone: (303) 866-3264


2015 Committee Schedule

Meeting Days



Meeting Information

 Mondays 1:30 PM  HCR 0112 House Calendar

Bills and Fiscal Notes 

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Meeting Summaries and Votes

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 HCR 0112




2014-15 SMART Government Act Hearings
Meeting Information


December 3  Agenda  Summary 9:00 a.m.  LSB A 






General Committee Information

  • Committee Information and Procedures



















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Publications of Interest

Joint Budget Committee

Office of Legislative Legal Services General Questions and Answers Regarding SB 10-191 Rules

Department of Education

State Board of Education FY 2013-14 Regulatory Agenda
  Colorado Department of Education Performance Plan FY 2013-14

Department of Higher Education

Colorado Department of Higher Education Regulatory Agenda FY 2013-14

Colorado Department of Higher Education FY 2013-14 Strategic Plan


The Legislative Council Staff prepares memoranda, bill tracking documents, summaries of legislation, reports, and issue briefs related to education.