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SB18-166 Change Maximum Criminal Penalty One Year To 364 Days

Bill Number: SB18-166
Year: 2018
ACLU Position: Active Support
Sponsors: L. Herod /D. Coram


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:

Introduced In Senate - Assigned to Judiciary (02/05/2018)

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