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Persons with Mental Illness in the Criminal Justice System - Colorado's Response

Subjects
Courts & Judicial
Crimes, Corrections, & Enforcement
Human Services
Public Health
Published
02/07/2017

This issue brief outlines Colorado's efforts to address issues associated with persons with mental illness in the criminal justice system.

The effective date for bills enacted without a safety clause is August 7, 2024, if the General Assembly adjourns sine die on May 8, 2024, unless otherwise specified. Details