HB16-1344 - Special Offender When Death Results After Use

Postponed Indefinitely
Concerning Creating A Drug Special Offender Offense When The Use Of The Drug Results In Death.

Under current law there are certain circumstances that if present in a drug crime elevate the crime to special offender offense which carries a drug level felony 1 penalty. The bill adds the circumstance of a person dying as a result of the use of a distributed controlled substance to the list of special offender circumstances.

House Committees

Latest update: April 19, 2016
04/19/2016 House Committee on Judiciary Postpone Indefinitely
03/07/2016 Introduced In House - Assigned to Judiciary