Colorado Capitol Watch


Welcome Visitor

Forgot password?
Subscribe for Current Session

My CCW Tools

Look Up Bills

Look Up Legislators

Legislative Year: 2023 Change

Bill Detail: SB23-088

Return to list of bills

emailSend an email to your legislator

Title Sentence Served Before Parole And Notify Victim
Status Governor Signed (06/06/2023)
Bill Subjects
  • Crimes, Corrections, & Enforcement
House Sponsors M. Martinez (D)
T. Winter (R)
Senate Sponsors R. Fields (D)
B. Pelton (R)
House Committee Judiciary
Senate Committee Judiciary
Date Introduced 01/27/2023

The bill requires the Colorado commission on criminal and
juvenile justice (commission) to report to the general assembly about its
study of sentencing reform. The report must be made by November 15,
2023. The report must include a summary of the commission's work, a
recommendation of whether to change the minimum sentence required to
be served prior to eligibility for parole, and data and information that
support the recommendation.
Under existing law, the department of corrections (department) is
required to notify a victim covered by the Victim Rights Act of the
projected release date of an offender who was charged with or convicted
of a crime against the victim. The bill requires the department to notify
the victim of any changes to the projected release date, including changes
as a result of earned time awarded, at the time the projected release date

Committee Reports
with Amendments
Full Text
Full Text of Bill (pdf) (most recent)
Fiscal Notes Fiscal Notes (07/13/2023) (most recent)  
Additional Bill Documents Bill Documents
  • Past bill versions
  • Past fiscal notes
  • Committee activity and documents
  • Bill History
Lobbyists Lobbyists
Audio [This feature is available by subscription.]  
Votes House and Senate Votes
Vote Totals Vote Totals by Party
Copyright © 2008-2023 State Capitol Watch