Tag:Colorado General assembly

Legislative Committee on Judicial Reform Holds Final Meeting

Lawmakers gave additional background, passed amendments and explained issues they plan to prioritize next session.

Legal Leaders Reflect on General Assembly’s New Laws, Impact on Crime

Multiple laws were passed by the Colorado General Assembly this year that could have a major impact on crime. 

Possible Expansion for Colorado Program Bridging Criminal Justice and Mental Health

The Colorado General Assembly will consider expanding a program to bridge the criminal justice system with mental health programs.

Colorado Introduces 130 New Laws

More than 130 bills passed this session out of the 700+ bills introduced in the Colorado legislature.

More Than 100 Bills Postponed Indefinitely

More than 110 bills were postponed indefinitely this session out of the 700+ bills introduced in the Colorado legislature.

Bill Introduced to Allow County Employees’ Collective Bargaining

Senate legislators introduced a bill this week that would grant public employees of a county the right to collectively bargain.

Bill Requiring Qualifying Public Schools to Implement a Title IX Policy Introduced

Lawmakers introduced a bill requiring qualifying public schools to implement a formal Title IX policy in line with federal law.

Bill Introduced to Repeal Requirement to Confirm Legal Status Before Issuing Identification Documents

Lawmakers introduced a bill that would repeal a requirement to confirm an individual's lawful presence in the U.S. before issuing identification documents.