Chair Gonzales made opening remarks.
Senator Coleman, bill sponsor, presented Senate Bill 23-067, concerning a recividism reduction program for persons sentenced to the Department of Correctins facilitated by program participants in partnership with Department of Corrections (DOC) staff. He discussed that the bill, as written, requires DOC to operate the Re-Imagine Pilot Program at the Sterling Correctional Facility. He referenced possible amendments to the bill.
Committee members asked questions about the program and request for proposals.