Here’s the calendar of education-related meetings in the legislature for Jan. 17-20. Floor and committee agendas are subject to change during the week.Colorado Capitol


1:30 p.m. – Joint Budget Committee, JBC hearing room
– Continuation of hearing on 2012-13 Department of Education budget


Upon floor adjournment – Joint education committees, room 0112
– Briefings by state auditor and on strategic plans by departments of education and higher education

1:30 p.m. – Joint Budget Committee, JBC hearing room
– Budget hearing for Department of Law (may include discussion of Lobato case)


Upon floor adjournment – House State Affairs Committee, room 0112
– House Bill 12-1067 – Limits on contributions to school board and RTD candidates

1:30 p.m. – Senate Education Committee, room 354
– Briefing by State Land Board on school trust lands


7:45 a.m. – Multiple committees, including the education panels, Old Supreme Court Chambers
– Joint meeting with Early Childhood Leadership Commission and Gov. John Hickenlooper

Upon floor adjournment – Joint Budget Committee, JBC hearing room
– Consideration of 2011-12 budget adjustments, including Department of Education

Use the Education Bill Tracker for links to bill texts and status information.