HB17-1039 - Restorative Justice Communication Issues

Passed/Signed into Law
Concerning communication issues related to restorative justice.

The bill allows the district attorney to consent to an assessment for suitability for participation in restorative justice practices, including victim-offender conferences, as part of a recommended sentence in a plea bargain. The bill directs that the presentence report must indicate whether the offender meets the minimum eligibility requirements for participation in restorative justice practices.

(Note: This summary applies to the reengrossed version of this bill as introduced in the second house.)


House Committees

Senate Committees

Latest update: March 20, 2017
03/20/2017 - Governor Signed
03/16/2017 - Sent to the Governor
03/16/2017 - Signed by the President of the Senate
03/14/2017 - Signed by the Speaker of the House
03/09/2017 - Senate Third Reading Passed - No Amendments
03/08/2017 - Senate Second Reading Special Order - Passed - No Amendments
03/06/2017 - Senate Committee on Judiciary Refer Unamended - Consent Calendar to Senate Committee of the Whole
02/22/2017 - Introduced In Senate - Assigned to Judiciary
02/21/2017 - House Third Reading Passed - No Amendments
02/17/2017 - House Second Reading Passed with Amendments - Committee
02/14/2017 - House Committee on Judiciary Refer Amended to House Committee of the Whole
01/11/2017 - Introduced In House - Assigned to Judiciary