HB 18-1226

  • Colorado House Bill
  • 2018 Regular Session
  • Introduced in House May 08, 2018
  • Passed House May 08, 2018
  • Passed Senate May 09, 2018
  • Signed by Governor May 24, 2018

Higher Education Review Degree Program Costs And Outcomes


The bill requires the department of higher education (department) to prepare an annual return on investment report of undergraduate degree programs and certificate programs offered at each institution of higher education, as defined in the bill. The bill specifies the information and analysis that must be included in the return on investment report, which includes, in part, the average student loan debt for students in the undergraduate degree program or certificate program, and the average time to completion for students in the degree program or certificate program. The department shall submit the annual return on investment report to the education committees of the general assembly and shall post the report on the department's website. (Note: This summary applies to the reengrossed version of this bill as introduced in the second house.) , Read More

Bill Sponsors (4)



May 24, 2018

Office of the Governor

Governor Signed

May 18, 2018

Office of the Governor

Sent to the Governor


Signed by the President of the Senate


Signed by the Speaker of the House

May 09, 2018


Senate Third Reading Passed - No Amendments

May 08, 2018


Senate Second Reading Special Order - Passed - No Amendments


Senate Committee on Appropriations Refer Unamended - Consent Calendar to Senate Committee of the Whole

  • Committee-Passage


Senate Committee on Finance Refer Unamended to Appropriations

  • Referral-Committee
Appropriations Finance


Introduced In Senate - Assigned to Finance

  • Introduction


House Third Reading Passed - No Amendments

May 07, 2018


House Second Reading Special Order - Passed with Amendments - Committee


House Committee on Appropriations Refer Amended to House Committee of the Whole

  • Referral-Committee
  • Committee-Passage
House Committee of the Whole Appropriations

Apr 18, 2018


House Committee on Education Refer Amended to Appropriations

  • Referral-Committee
Appropriations Education

Feb 05, 2018


Introduced In House - Assigned to Education

  • Introduction

Bill Text

Bill Text Versions Format
Committee Amendment PDF
PA1 (04/20/2018) PDF
PA2 (05/07/2018) PDF
Introduced (02/05/2018) PDF
Engrossed (05/07/2018) PDF
Reengrossed (05/08/2018) PDF
Revised (05/08/2018) PDF
Rerevised (05/09/2018) PDF
Final Act (05/18/2018) PDF
Signed Act (05/24/2018) PDF

Related Documents

Document Format
Fiscal Note SA1 (05/07/2018) PDF
Fiscal Note FN1 (02/27/2018) PDF
Fiscal Note FN2 (04/27/2018) PDF
Fiscal Note FN3 (06/21/2018) PDF


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