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CO HCR1005


Parents' Bill of Rights

Submitting to the registered electors of the state of Colorado an amendment to the Colorado constitution concerning creating a parents' bill of rights, and, in connection therewith, establishing certain rights for parents, including the right to direct the parent's child's education, upbringing, and moral or religious training; to enroll the parent's child in a public school, private school, or any other school choice option; to consent to medical or mental health-care treatment for the parent's child; to be promptly notified if an employee of the state suspects that a criminal offense has been committed against the parent's child; to consent or withhold consent to the parent's child's participation in reproductive health and safety education programs; to seek medical or religious exemptions from immunization requirements; to opt out of data collection; to opt out of student information surveys; to review all available materials that the parent's child has borrowed from a school library or accessed in the classroom; to access the parent's child's education records or health records; and to be notified if the parent's child is experiencing gender incongruence.

Selected quotes

In the constitution of the state of Colorado, add [...] as follows: Section 32. Parents' bill of rights - access to education records - consent to medical treatment - definitions [...] (3) A PARENT HAS THE FOLLOWING RIGHTS WITH REGARD TO THE PARENT'S CHILD'S EDUCATION: [...] (g) TO BE NOTIFIED IF THE PARENT'S CHILD IS EXPERIENCING GENDER INCONGRUENCE

Legislative Session


2024 Regular Session


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2024-04-22House Committee on State, Civic, Military, & Veterans Affairs Postpone Indefinitely
2024-04-08Introduced In House - Assigned to State, Civic, Military, & Veterans Affairs