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HB 1088 - Authorizes the Use of Deadly Force Against Intruders in a Place of Business - Key Vote

Colorado Key Votes

Cindy Acree voted Yea (Passage) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Referred to Committee (Senate) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (35-26) - (Key vote)

Title: Authorizes the Use of Deadly Force Against Intruders in a Place of Business

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Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that authorizes the use of deadly physical force against intruders in a place of business.

Highlights:
  • Authorizes owners, managers, or employees of a place of business to use any degree of physical force against another person in the following circumstances (Sec. 1):
    • The person has entered the place of business unlawfully;
    • The owner, manager, or employee has a “reasonable belief” that the person has committed, is committing, or intends to commit a crime in the place of business; and
    • The owner, manager, or employee “reasonably believes” that the person might use any degree of physical force against an occupant of the place of business.
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Authorizes the Use of Deadly Force Against Intruders in a Place of Business

Sponsors

  • Cindy Acree (CO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • David G. Balmer (CO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Mark H. Barker (CO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Randy L. Baumgardner (CO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Jon J. Becker (CO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Donald 'Don' Beezley (CO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • J. Paul Brown (CO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Chris Holbert (CO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Larry G. Liston (CO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Marsha A. Looper (CO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Wes McKinley (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Frank McNulty (CO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Robert Edgar Ramirez (CO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Ray Scott (CO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Jerry Sonnenberg (CO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Amy Stephens (CO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Spencer Swalm (CO - R) (Out Of Office)

Co-sponsors

  • Bob Gardner (CO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Carole R. Murray (CO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Salvatore 'Sal' Pace (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Keith R. Swerdfeger (CO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Glenn Vaad (CO - R) (Out Of Office)
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