HB18-1142 - Remove Term "Pauper" From Colorado Revised Statutes

Concerning modernizing language in statutory sections that refer to paupers.

Statutory Revision Committee. The bill modernizes the language in statutory sections by replacing the terms 'pauper' and 'paupers' with 'indigent' or 'indigent persons'.
(Note: This summary applies to this bill as introduced.)

Senate Committees

Latest update: January 25, 2018
01/25/2018 - Introduced In House - Assigned to Public Health Care & Human Services