The following panel testified on the bill:
Michael Dougherty, District Attorney for the 20th Judicial District, testified in support of the bill.
Allison Boyd, Colorado Victim's Assistance, testified in support of the bill.
Amanda Gall, Colorado District Attorney's Council, testified in support of the bill. She stated that all 64 district attorney's offices are in support of the bill.
The panel responded to questions from the committee regarding the language in the bill and how the language would impact the right to self defense as viable defenses in a criminal case. Committee discussion ensued.