Elise Logemann, representing herself, testified in support of SB 21-071.
Elie Zwiebel, representing the Colorado Juvenile Defender Center, testified in support of the bill.
Jenifer Stinson, representing the Colorado Criminal Defense Bar, testified in support of the bill.
Discussion ensued regarding alternatives to detention for juveniles out on bond, the process by which juveniles are placed into custody awaiting bond, and instances whereby a juvenile might be released to a family. Discussion followed regarding balancing public safety and risk with considerations of juvenile accommodation, and the scope of the bill.