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Method Of Notifying People Of Amber Alerts

Concerning the method of notifying people of Amber alerts to promote the largest reach of community notifications.
2020 Regular Session
State Government
Bill Summary

Under current law, for an Amber alert, the Colorado bureau of investigation (CBI) sends notice to the federal communication's designated state emergency system broadcaster. Instead, the act requires the CBI to send the alert using technological applications that promote the largest reach of community notifications.
(Note: This summary applies to this bill as enacted.)


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Bill Text

  • All Versions (7 )
    Date Bill Type Documents
    03/20/2020 Signed Act PDF
    03/14/2020 Final Act PDF
    03/04/2020 Rerevised PDF
    03/03/2020 Revised PDF
    01/31/2020 Reengrossed PDF
    01/30/2020 Engrossed PDF
    01/13/2020 Introduced PDF

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