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SB17-048: Require Arrests Of Intensive Supervision Program Escapees From Department Of Corrections

Criminal Legal Reform
Bill Number: SB17-048
Year: 2017
ACLU Position: Oppose
Sponsors: J. Cooke / Y. Willett


The bill states that when a peace officer or community parole
officer has probable cause to believe that an offender in an intensive
supervision program has committed an escape, the officer shall arrest the
offender without undue delay. If an arrest is impractical under the
circumstances, the officer shall seek a warrant for the offender’s arrest.

Current Status:

Governor Signed (04/04/2017)
House Third Reading Passed - No Amendments (03/21/2017)
House Committee on Judiciary Refer Unamended to House Committee of the Whole (03/14/2017)
Introduced In House - Assigned to Judiciary (02/06/2017)
Senate Third Reading Passed - No Amendments (02/01/2017)
Senate Committee on Judiciary Refer Amended to Senate Committee of the Whole (01/23/2017)
Introduced In Senate - Assigned to Judiciary (01/11/2017)

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