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Hearing Timelines Juveniles In Adult Facilities

Concerning juveniles ordered by a court to be detained in an adult facility while awaiting trial.
2023 Regular Session
Children & Domestic Matters
Crimes, Corrections, & Enforcement
Bill Summary

The act aligns the timelines for hearings in Colorado law for a juvenile already ordered to be held in an adult facility while awaiting trial with the timelines in the federal "Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act".

APPROVED by Governor March 23, 2023

EFFECTIVE March 23, 2023
(Note: This summary applies to this bill as enacted.)


Became Law


Bill Text

The effective date for bills enacted without a safety clause is August 7, 2024, if the General Assembly adjourns sine die on May 8, 2024, unless otherwise specified. Details