HB 20-1110

  • Colorado House Bill
  • 2020 Regular Session
  • Introduced in House Jan 15, 2020
  • House
  • Senate
  • Governor

Higher Education Student Emergency Assistance Grants


The bill creates the emergency completion and retention grant program (grant program) in the department of higher education (department). The department implements the grant program by annually distributing an amount to each state institution of higher education (institution) to use in awarding emergency assistance grants to eligible students who are experiencing qualifying financial emergencies. The bill describes minimum procedures an institution shall adopt for the financial aid director at the institution to award the emergency assistance grants. The department is required to include in the annual financial aid report submitted to the joint budget committee a summary of the implementation of the grant program and an evaluation of its effect in increasing the retention and completion rates at institutions.(Note: This summary applies to this bill as introduced.)

Bill Sponsors (4)


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Jun 16, 2020


House Committee on Appropriations Lay Over Unamended - Amendment(s) Failed


Feb 06, 2020


House Committee on Education Refer Unamended to Appropriations

  • Referral-Committee
Education Appropriations

Jan 15, 2020


Introduced In House - Assigned to Education + Appropriations

  • Introduction
Education Appropriations

Bill Text

Bill Text Versions Format
Introduced (01/15/2020) PDF
Committee Amendment PDF

Related Documents

Document Format
Fiscal Note FN1 (01/28/2020) PDF
Fiscal Note FN2 (07/07/2020) PDF


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