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Assistance For Victims Of Strangulation

Concerning assistance for victims of strangulation who receive medical examinations.
2021 Regular Session
Crimes, Corrections, & Enforcement
Bill Summary

A crime victim is entitled to compensation under the "Colorado Crime Victim Compensation Act" if, in part, the victim cooperates with law enforcement officials. The act clarifies that a victim of strangulation satisfies the cooperation requirement by undergoing a medical forensic examination.

(Note: This summary applies to this bill as enacted.)


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