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The OCR strives to be efficient and effective in utilizing its annual appropriation. The OCR’s budget is driven largely by attorney activity and caseloads. In FY17-18, the OCR used 93% of expended funds for attorney services and only 7% for administration. For FY17-18 the OCR expended 97% of its allocation. In FY 17-18, the OCR spent 7% of its budget on its central administrative office, which is dedicated to fulfilling OCR’s statutory mandates. The OCR expended $20,983,922 on attorney services for children and $85,766 to providing high quality and accessible training to GALs and other stakeholders throughout Colorado.

OCR attorneys represent the best interests of children in dependency and neglect, delinquency, domestic relations, truancy, relinquishment, adoption, paternity, and appeals. The appointments in dependency and neglect cases account for 77% of attorney services expenditures.
 

Breakdown of Expenditures

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The OCR is statutorily required to provide an annual report of its activities to the State Court Administrator’s Office and the General Assembly by September 1 of each year.

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