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Felony Sentencing Commission Recommendations

Concerning the adoption of the 2023 recommendations of the Colorado commission on criminal and juvenile justice regarding felony sentencing, and, in connection therewith, making an appropriation.
2023 Regular Session
Crimes, Corrections, & Enforcement
Bill Summary

The act reclassifies various criminal offenses that are currently a felony to a different felony or misdemeanor level. The act changes the elements of some crimes to align with the new sentencing classifications.

The act appropriates $32,170 from the general fund to the judicial department for probation programs and services and for capital outlay.

APPROVED by Governor June 1, 2023

EFFECTIVE October 1, 2023
(Note: This summary applies to this bill as enacted.)


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