SB 18-017

  • Colorado Senate Bill
  • 2018 Regular Session
  • Introduced in Senate Jan 10, 2018
  • Senate
  • House
  • Governor

Determinate Sentence For Indeterminate Sex Offense

Abstract

Sentencing in the Criminal Justice System Interim Study Committee. Currently, a court is required to sentence certain sex offenders to an indeterminate sentence that is a maximum of the sex offender's life. The bill allows the court to choose either the indeterminate sentence or a determinate sentence in those cases. The bill addresses the factors related to punishment and treatment that a court must consider when deciding between an indeterminate or a determinate sentence. The court must specify its reasons on the record for choosing either a determinate or an indeterminate sentence.(Note: This summary applies to this bill as introduced.) , Read More

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Feb 12, 2018

Senate

Senate Committee on Judiciary Postpone Indefinitely

Judiciary

Jan 31, 2018

Senate

Senate Committee on Judiciary Lay Over Unamended - Amendment(s) Failed

Judiciary

Jan 10, 2018

Senate

Introduced In Senate - Assigned to Judiciary

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Bill Text

Bill Text Versions Format
Committee Amendment PDF
Introduced (01/10/2018) PDF

Related Documents

Document Format
Fiscal Note FN1 (01/16/2018) PDF
Fiscal Note FN2 (05/14/2018) PDF

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