Elisabeth Epps, representing Colorado Freedom Fund, testified in support of the bill. She distributed a handout in support of 48 hour municipal bond hearings (Attachment C).
Conor Johnson, representing Mental Health Center of Denver, testified in support of the bill. He discussed low level offenses and homelessness.
Mr. Richard Orona, representing self, testified in support of the bill.
Committee members asked the panel questions about jail dockets. Discussion followed about complications that arise from being held in jail awaiting a bond hearing, such as those related to housing and work.