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h_jud_2017a_2017-04-18t11:14:12z0 Hearing Summary

Date: 04/18/2017

Location: HCR 0112

Final

BILL SUMMARY for HB17-1330



HOUSE COMMITTEE ON JUDICIARY


Votes: View--> Action Taken:
Adopt amendment L.001 (Attachment B). The motion p

Refer House Bill 17-1330, as amended, to the Commi
Pass Without Objection

PASS







11:14 AM -- HB17-1330



The committee was called to order. A quorum was present. Representative Lee, prime sponsor, presented House Bill 17-1330, concerning disallowing the use of certain convictions for the purpose of adjudicating a person an habitual criminal. Representative Lee explained the effect of the bill. Representative Lee responded to questions regarding the types of correctional facilities covered by the bill. The following persons testified regarding the bill:



11:17 AM --
Ms. Carrie Thompson, representing the Colorado Criminal Defense Bar, testified in support of the bill. Ms. Thompson addressed questions regarding what constitutes a prior offense under the bill. Committee members received information on the bill prepared by the Colorado Commission on Criminal and Juvenile Justice (Attachment A). Ms. Thompson discussed the merits of the legislation. Discussion returned to the types of correctional facilities covered by the bill.



17HouseJud0418AttachA.pdf17HouseJud0418AttachA.pdf



11:24 AM



Representative Lee explained the effect of amendment L.001 (Attachment B).



17HouseJud0418AttachB.pdf17HouseJud0418AttachB.pdf

BILL: HB17-1330
TIME: 11:25:06 AM
MOVED: Lee
MOTION: Adopt amendment L.001 (Attachment B). The motion passed without objection.
SECONDED: Salazar
VOTE
Benavidez
Carver
Foote
Herod
Lundeen
Melton
Weissman
Willett
Wist
Salazar
Lee
YES: 0 NO: 0 EXC: 0 ABS: 0 FINAL ACTION: Pass Without Objection





11:25 AM

BILL: HB17-1330
TIME: 11:25:45 AM
MOVED: Lee
MOTION: Refer House Bill 17-1330, as amended, to the Committee of the Whole. The motion passed on a vote of 11-0.
SECONDED: Melton
VOTE
Benavidez
Yes
Carver
Yes
Foote
Yes
Herod
Yes
Lundeen
Yes
Melton
Yes
Weissman
Yes
Willett
Yes
Wist
Yes
Salazar
Yes
Lee
Yes
Final YES: 11 NO: 0 EXC: 0 ABS: 0 FINAL ACTION: PASS







11:27 AM



The committee recessed.








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