Amendments for SB22-140

Senate Journal, March 17
After consideration on the merits, the Committee recommends that SB22-140 be amended
as follows, and as so amended, be referred to the Committee on Appropriations with
favorable recommendation.
Amend printed bill, page 8, strike line 9.

Reletter succeeding paragraphs accordingly.

Page 9, lines 3 and 4, strike "office of future work" and substitute "creation".

Page 9, line 9, after "EDUCATION," insert "LOCAL DISTRICT COLLEGES,".

Page 10, strike line 16 and substitute "ANNUAL COLORADO TALENT REPORT
PREPARED PURSUANT TO SECTION 24-46.3-103 (3);".

Page 24, line 26, strike "FORCE." and substitute "FORCE THAT INCLUDES DIVERSE
REPRESENTATION REFLECTIVE OF THE STATE.".

Page 24, line 27, strike "PROCESS" and substitute "PATHWAYS".

Page 25, line 4, strike "NEEDS" and substitute "NEEDS, AS DETERMINED BY THE
ANNUAL COLORADO TALENT REPORT PREPARED PURSUANT TO SECTION
24-46.6-103(3),".

Page 25, line 19, strike "TEN" and substitute "TWELVE".

Page 26, line 1, strike "AND".

Page 26, after line 3 insert:

"(F) ONE REPRESENTATIVE OF LOCAL DISTRICT COLLEGES; AND
(G) ONE REPRESENTATIVE OF THE STATE WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT
COUNCIL CREATED IN SECTION 24-46.3-101.".

Page 26, strike lines 15 through 18 and substitute:

"(VI) THE GOVERNOR SHALL APPOINT ONE REPRESENTATIVE OF THE
OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR.".

Page 27, after line 2 insert:

"(c) THE ONA MAY, AS APPROPRIATE, PROVIDE A FIFTY-DOLLAR
STIPEND TO EACH TASK FORCE MEMBER PER TASK FORCE MEETING THAT THE
MEMBER ATTENDS TO RECOGNIZE THE TASK FORCE MEMBERS WHO ARE NOT
OTHERWISE COMPENSATED FOR THE TIME SERVED ON THE TASK FORCE.".

Page 31, lines 24 and 25, strike "OPPORTUNITIES FOR STUDENTS." and substitute
"AWARENESS AND EDUCATION FOR STUDENTS AT THE MIDDLE SCHOOL AND HIGH
SCHOOL LEVELS AND WORK-BASED LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES AT THE HIGH
SCHOOL LEVEL.".

Page 33, after line 2 insert:

"SECTION 18. In Colorado Revised Statutes, 23-3.3-1303, amend
(1)(b) as follows:
23-3.3-1303. Fourth-year innovation pilot program - creation -
eligibility - award of state funding - commission policies. (1) (b) The pilot
program is limited to five local education providers or group of providers with
the first cohort of graduates graduating early during the 2021-22 school year
and the last cohort of graduates graduating early during the 2025-26 school
year. EACH YEAR OF THE PROGRAM, a local education provider or a group of
local education providers may apply to the department to participate in the pilot
program. A SCHOOL OR LOCAL EDUCATION PROVIDER APPROVED BY THE
DEPARTMENT MAY BE ADDED TO AN EXISTING GROUP OF LOCAL EDUCATION
PROVIDERS. The commission shall select pilot program participants, including
a mix of urban, suburban, and rural local education providers. In the pilot
program application, the applicant or applicants shall indicate which high
schools are participating in the pilot program. With approval of the charter
school, a school district that is selected to participate in the pilot program may
also include a charter school authorized by the school district as one of its
designated high schools.
SECTION 19. In Colorado Revised Statutes, 24-26.3-602, amend (3)
as follows:
24-46.3-602. Definitions. As used in this part 6 and part 7 of this article
46.3, unless the context otherwise requires:
(3) "Incumbent worker" means a worker who qualifies as an incumbent
worker under 20 CFR 680.780 IS CURRENTLY EMPLOYED AND EXPECTS TO
REMAIN EMPLOYED BY THE SAME EMPLOYER DURING AND AFTER PARTICIPATION
IN A TRAINING PROGRAM OR TRAINING OPPORTUNITY.".

Renumber succeeding sections accordingly.

Finance



Senate Journal, April 19
After consideration on the merits, the Committee recommends that SB22-140 be amended
as follows, and as so amended, be referred to the Committee of the Whole with favorable
recommendation.
Amend printed bill, page 33, after line 2 insert:

"SECTION 18. Appropriation. (1) For the 2022-23 state fiscal year,
$6,100,000 is appropriated to the department of labor and employment. This
appropriation is from the general fund. To implement this act, the department
may use this appropriation as follows:
(a) $3,000,000 for state operations and program costs, which amount
is based on an assumption that the division of employment and training will
require an additional 2.5 FTE;
(b) $2,000,000 for the office of future work, which amount is based on
an assumption that the executive director's office will require an additional 1.0
FTE; and
(c) $1,100,000 for the office of new americans, which amount is based
on an assumption that the executive director's office will require an additional
3.4 FTE.
(2) Any money appropriated in this subsection (1) not expended prior
to July 1, 2023, is further appropriated to the department for the 2023-24 state
fiscal year and subsequent fiscal years for the same purpose.
(3) For the 2022-23 state fiscal year, $11,319 is appropriated to the
legislative department for use by the general assembly. This appropriation is
from the general fund. To implement this act, the general assembly may use this
appropriation for per diem and travel reimbursement expenses.".

Renumber succeeding sections accordingly.

Page 1, line 106, strike "AND".

Page 1, line 107, strike "OCCUPATIONS." and substitute "OCCUPATIONS, AND
MAKING AN APPROPRIATION.".


Appro-
priations



Senate Journal, April 20
SB22-140 by Senator(s) Coleman; also Representative(s) McLachlan--Concerning the expansion of
experiential learning opportunities through relationships with employers, and, in
connection therewith, establishing a work-based learning incentive program, a digital
navigation program, a career-aligned English as a second language program, a global
talent task force to study in-demand occupations, and making an appropriation.

Amendment No. 1, Business, Labor & Technology Committee Amendment.
(Printed in Senate Journal, March 17, page(s) 432-433 and placed in members' bill files.)

Amendment No. 2, Appropriations Committee Amendment.
(Printed in Senate Journal, April 19, page(s) 786-787 and placed in members' bill files.)

Amendment No. 3(L.007), by Senator Coleman.

Amend printed bill, page 15, lines 16 and 17, strike "SUBSEQUENT FISCAL
YEARS" and substitute "THE 2023-24 STATE FISCAL YEAR".

Page 19, lines 10 and 11, strike "SUBSEQUENT FISCAL YEARS" and substitute
"THE 2023-24 STATE FISCAL YEAR".

Page 24, lines 20 and 21, strike "SUBSEQUENT FISCAL YEARS" and substitute
"THE 2023-24 STATE FISCAL YEAR".

Amend the Appropriations Committee Report, dated April 19, 2022, page 1,
line 17, strike "and subsequent fiscal years".


Amendment No. 4(L.008), by Senator Coleman.

Amend printed bill, page 4, line 21, strike "economy." and substitute "economy,
especially in critical and growing industries including construction, education,
health care, and technology.".

Page 9, line 26, after "AREA," insert "A REGISTERED APPRENTICESHIP
PROGRAM,".

Page 10, line 5, strike "AND".

Page 10, line 9, strike "SECTION." and substitute "SECTION; AND
(IV) SUPPORT EMPLOYERS IN LEARNING ABOUT THE WORK-BASED
LEARNING QUALITY EXPECTATIONS AND SHARE BEST PRACTICES FOR MEETING
THE WORK-BASED LEARNING QUALITY EXPECTATIONS DEVELOPED IN
SUBSECTION (5) OF THIS SECTION.".

Page 12, line 1, strike "AND".

Page 12, after line 1 insert:
"(g) PROVIDE TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE AND PLANNING ASSISTANCE TO
EMPLOYERS AND WORK-BASED LEARNING INTERMEDIARIES REGARDING THE
WORK-BASED LEARNING QUALITY EXPECTATIONS DEVELOPED IN SUBSECTION (5)
OF THIS SECTION; AND".

Reletter succeeding paragraph accordingly.

Page 12, line 18, strike "PROVIDERS OR" and substitute "PROVIDERS,".

Page 12, strike line 19 and substitute "HIGHER EDUCATION, OR OTHER TRAINING
PROVIDERS SUCH AS REGISTERED APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAMS;".

Page 12, line 21, strike "AND" and strike "EDUCATION" and substitute
"EDUCATION, OR OTHER TRAINING PROVIDERS SUCH AS REGISTERED
APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAMS".

Page 14, line 22, strike "AND".

Page 14, line 24, strike "AND".

Page 14, after line 24 insert:
"(V) ALIGNMENT WITH THE MINIMUM STANDARDS SET BY THE FEDERAL
DEPARTMENT OF LABOR OR THE STATE APPRENTICESHIP AGENCY, WHERE
APPLICABLE; AND
(VI) GRADUATION AND COMPLETIONS RATES OF THE PROGRAMS, WHERE
APPLICABLE; AND".

Page 16, line 2, after "COMPUTER" insert "AND TECHNOLOGY".

As amended, ordered engrossed and placed on the calendar for third reading and final
passage.


House Journal, May 3
39 SB22-140 be amended as follows, and as so amended, be referred to
40 the Committee of the Whole with favorable
41 recommendation:
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43 Amend reengrossed bill, page 35, line 12, strike "2.5" and substitute
44 "2.3".
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46 Page 35, line 15, strike "1.0" and substitute "0.9".
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48 Page 35, line 18, strike "3.4" and substitute "1.9".
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House Journal, May 3
20 Amendment No. 1, Appropriations Report, dated May 3, 2022, and
21 placed in member’s bill file; Report also printed in House Journal, May 3,
22 2022.
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24 As amended, ordered revised and placed on the Calendar for Third
25 Reading and Final Passage.
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