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HB17-1037

Deadly Force Against An Intruder At A Business

Concerning the use of deadly physical force against a person who has made an illegal entry into a place of business.
Session:
2017 Regular Session
Subject:
Crimes, Corrections, & Enforcement
Bill Summary

The bill extends the right to use deadly force against an intruder under certain conditions to include owners, managers, and employees of businesses.


(Note: This summary applies to this bill as introduced.)

Status

Introduced
Lost

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Bill Text

Pursuant to HJR20-1007, the Second Regular Session of the 72nd General Assembly is Temporarily Adjourned until 10:00 a.m., Monday, March 30, 2020. 

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Temporary Guidelines for Review and Comment Meetings

The legislature will meet in limited session on Monday, March 30th. The Capitol will be open for the duration of the session for those with essential business related to the session. The building will not be available for public tours. People without essential business are encouraged to access the session through the General Assembly website and Colorado Channel.  Anybody with essential business related to the session will be required to practice appropriate social distancing measures.