Ms. Jasmine Still, representing herself, testified in support the bill. Ms. Still discussed an instance of being held in jail for a lengthy pretrial period.
Ms. Jennifer Roberts, representing the Colorado Cross Disability Coalition, testified in support of the bill. She discussed instances of those with disabilities being held in jail.
Mr. Jeff Clayton, representing the American Bail Coalition, testified in support of the bill.
Mr. Robert Southey, representing Bankers Insurance Company, testified in support of the bill. He addressed earlier discussion about jurisprudence surrounding the bill.
Mr. Jeff Swanson, representing himself, testified in support of SB 19-191. Mr. Swanson discussed an incident of being held in jail custody.
Ms. Tristan Gorman, representing the Colorado Criminal Defense Bar, testified in support of the bill. Ms. Gorman outlined certain rules and laws governing pretrial release. Discussion ensued regarding the conduct of bond hearings. Ms. Gorman responded to questions regarding a proper time frame for requiring bond hearings. The chair laid over SB 19-191.