Extend Committee Treatment Persons In Criminal And Juvenile Justice Systems
The act extends the repeal date for the legislative oversight committee concerning the treatment of persons with mental health disorders in the criminal and juvenile justice systems (committee), and the associated task force (task force), to July 1, 2023. The act suspends activities of the committee and task force for the 2020 interim, as well as any interim for which the general assembly suspends the activities of all interim committees. An additional member is added to the task force who represents a nonprofit organization that works on statewide legislation and organizing Coloradans to promote behavioral, mental, and physical health needs.
(Note: This summary applies to this bill as enacted.)