SENATE BILL 13-250BY SENATOR(S) Steadman and King, Aguilar, Guzman, Newell, Ulibarri,Kefalas, Tochtrop;also REPRESENTATIVE(S) Levy and DelGrosso, Gerou, Hullinghorst,Kagan, Labuda, Lawrence, Melton, Rosenthal, Schafer, Singer, Vigil,Young.C
ONCERNING CHANGES TO SENTENCING OF PERSONS CONVICTED OF DRUGCRIMES
IN CONNECTION THEREWITH
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Colorado:
In Colorado Revised Statutes,
18-1.3-103.5. Felony convictions - vacate and enter conviction onmisdemeanor after successful completion.
N ORDER TO EXPANDOPPORTUNITIES FOR OFFENDERS TO AVOID A DRUG FELONY CONVICTION
TOREDUCE THE SIGNIFICANT NEGATIVE CONSEQUENCES OF THAT FELONYCONVICTION
AND TO PROVIDE POSITIVE REINFORCEMENT FOR DRUGOFFENDERS WHO WORK TO SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETE ANYCOMMUNITY
BASED SENTENCE IMPOSED BY THE COURT
THE LEGISLATUREHEREBY CREATES AN ADDITIONAL OPPORTUNITY FOR THOSE DRUG
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