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No Bail Illegal Aliens Committing Serious Crimes

Submitting to the registered electors of the state of Colorado an amendment to section 19 of article II of the constitution of the state of Colorado concerning denying the right to bail to a person who is charged with a serious criminal offense while in the United States illegally.
2018 Regular Session
Courts & Judicial
Crimes, Corrections, & Enforcement
Bill Summary

The concurrent resolution denies a person the right to bail if the person has committed a serious felony offense or a serious offense involving driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, as determined by law, when the proof is evident or presumption is great as to the commission of the offense and the person is in this country illegally.
(Note: This summary applies to this concurrent resolution as introduced.)




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Sponsor Type Legislators
Prime Sponsor

Sen. B. Gardner
Rep. L. Landgraf



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