SB 19-172

  • Colorado Senate Bill
  • 2019 Regular Session
  • Introduced in Senate Apr 15, 2019
  • Passed Senate Apr 15, 2019
  • Passed House May 01, 2019
  • Signed by Governor May 30, 2019

Protect From Unlawful Abandonment And Confinement

Abstract

At-risk persons - unlawful abandonment - false imprisonment - appropriation. The act makes it a crime to unlawfully abandon an at-risk person. The intentional and unreasonable desertion of an at-risk person in a manner that endangers the safety of that person constitutes unlawful abandonment. Unlawful abandonment is a class 1 misdemeanor. The act creates the crime of false imprisonment of an at-risk person if: The person knowingly confines or detains an at-risk person in a locked or barricaded room or other space; and Such confinement or detention was part of a continued pattern of cruel punishment or unreasonable isolation or confinement of the at-risk person; or The person knowingly and unreasonably confines or detains an at-risk person by tying, caging, chaining, or otherwise using similar physical restraints to restrict the at-risk person's freedom of movement; or The person knowingly and unreasonably confines or detains an at-risk person by means of force, threats, or intimidation designed to restrict the at-risk person's freedom of movement. False imprisonment of an at-risk person is a class 6 felony pursuant to the first 2 ways to commit the crime and a class 1 misdemeanor pursuant to the third. To comply with the statutorily-required prison costs of the act, the act appropriates: For the 2019-20 state fiscal year, $110,652 from the capital construction fund to the corrections expansion reserve fund; For the 2020-21 state fiscal year,$26,220 to the department of corrections from the general fund; and For the 2021-22 state fiscal year, $1,902 to the department of corrections from the general fund.(Note: This summary applies to this bill as enacted.) Read More

Bill Sponsors (3)

Votes


Actions


May 30, 2019

Office of the Governor

Governor Signed

May 17, 2019

Office of the Governor

Sent to the Governor

House

Signed by the Speaker of the House

Senate

Signed by the President of the Senate

May 02, 2019

Senate

Senate Considered House Amendments - Result was to Concur - Repass

May 01, 2019

House

House Third Reading Passed - No Amendments

Apr 30, 2019

House

House Second Reading Special Order - Passed with Amendments - Committee

House

House Committee on Appropriations Refer Unamended to House Committee of the Whole

  • Referral-Committee
  • Committee-Passage
Appropriations House Committee of the Whole

Apr 25, 2019

House

House Committee on Judiciary Refer Amended to Appropriations

  • Referral-Committee
Appropriations Judiciary

Apr 23, 2019

House

House Committee on Judiciary Witness Testimony and/or Committee Discussion Only

Judiciary

Apr 18, 2019

House

House Committee on Judiciary Witness Testimony and/or Committee Discussion Only

Judiciary

Apr 15, 2019

House

Introduced In House - Assigned to Judiciary

  • Introduction
Judiciary

Senate

Senate Third Reading Passed - No Amendments

Apr 12, 2019

Senate

Senate Second Reading Special Order - Passed with Amendments - Committee

Senate

Senate Committee on Appropriations Refer Amended - Consent Calendar to Senate Committee of the Whole

  • Committee-Passage
Appropriations

Apr 03, 2019

Senate

Senate Committee on Health & Human Services Refer Amended to Appropriations

  • Referral-Committee
Appropriations Health & Human Services

Feb 28, 2019

Senate

Introduced In Senate - Assigned to Health & Human Services

  • Introduction
Health & Human Services

Bill Text

Bill Text Versions Format
Committee Amendment PDF
PA1 (04/04/2019) PDF
PA2 (04/12/2019) PDF
PA3 (04/26/2019) PDF
Introduced (02/28/2019) PDF
Engrossed (04/12/2019) PDF
Reengrossed (04/15/2019) PDF
Revised (04/30/2019) PDF
Rerevised (05/01/2019) PDF
Final Act (05/17/2019) PDF
Signed Act (05/30/2019) PDF

Related Documents

Document Format
Fiscal Note SA1 (04/11/2019) PDF
Fiscal Note SA2 (04/29/2019) PDF
Fiscal Note FN1 (03/20/2019) PDF
Fiscal Note FN2 (04/09/2019) PDF
Fiscal Note FN3 (07/25/2019) PDF

Sources

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