Senators Lundeen and Ginal, co-prime sponsors, returned to the committee to offer amendments on House Bill 21-1015, concerning security protections for certain criminal justice personnel. The senators recapped the hearing on the bill from April 4, 2021, and addressed concerns about not offering protections for certain other correctional-related positions.
Senator Cooke distributed and explained Amendment L. 004 (Attachment A), which includes correctional officers who work in jails. Senator Rodriguez added that the amendment also covers community corrections employees.
The committee discussed the structure of community corrections.