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HB19-1148: Change Maximum Criminal Penalty One Year To 364 Days

Criminal Justice
Bill Number: HB19-1148
Year: 2019
ACLU Position: Support
Sponsors: L. Herod / D. Coram / J. Gonzales

Description:

Under current law, the maximum jail sentence for a class 2
misdemeanor, misdemeanors without a fixed statutory penalty, and
municipal ordinance violations is one year. The bill changes the
maximum jail sentence to 364 days.


Current Status:

Governor Signed (03/28/2019)
Sent to the Governor (03/20/2019)
Senate Third Reading Passed - No Amendments (03/08/2019)
Senate Second Reading Passed - No Amendments (3/7/19)
Senate Committee on Judiciary Refer Unamended to Senate Committee of the Whole (3/4/19)
Introduced In Senate - Assigned to Judiciary (02/20/2019)
House Third Reading Passed - No Amendments (2/19/19)
House Second Reading Passed - No Amendments (2/15/19)
House Committee on Judiciary Refer Unamended to House Committee of the Whole (2/12/19)
Introduced In House - Assigned to Judiciary (01/29/2019)



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