Sponsors: Senator Williams, Senator Hill, Representative Sias, Representative Pettersen In some districts in Colorado, public charter schools do not receive the same funding as traditional public schools from Mill Levy Override dollars. Beginning in the 2019-2020 budget year, this bill will require school districts to distribute funds it receives from local property tax mill levies […]
LEGISLATIVE ACTIVITIES 2017
We went into the session with an ambitious to-do list, and we’ve worked hard to check off many items on that list. Below are summaries of and updates on all of the bills and resolutions that I’ve sponsored this legislative session. Thank you for your continued support.
–Angela Williams, State Senator from Senate District 33
Bills Introduced and Passed
Sponsors: Senator Williams, Representative Jackson This resolution designated the fourth Thursday in March as “Tuskegee Airmen Commemoration Day.” Before 1939, African Americans were barred from flying in the U.S. Military. After long years of advocacy and activism to change this, in 1941 the all -African-American 332nd Fighter Group and the 477th Bombardment Group of the […]
Sponsors: Senator Williams, Senator Martinez Humenik, Representative Sias, Representative Michaelson Jenet This resolution designated October 13, 2017 as “Metastatic Breast Cancer Awareness Day.” Metastatic breast cancer is breast cancer that has spread beyond the breast to other organs in the body (most often the bones, lungs, liver or brain). Although metastatic breast cancer has spread […]