HB23-1219 Waiting Period to Deliver a Firearm – Strongly Support
Status: Signed by Governor Polis 4/28/2023. (Reps. Meg Froelich and Judy Amabile, Sens. Tom Sullivan and Chris Hansen). Requires a 3-day waiting period before transfer of a firearm. Effective 10/1/2023 unless referendum petition is filed by 8/7/2023.
HB23-1222 Jurisdiction of Municipal Courts to Hear Domestic Violence Offenses – Support
Status: Signed by Governor Polis 5/25/2023. Reps. Monica Duran and Mike Weissman, Sen. Dylan Roberts). Would require municipal courts to take actions similar to county courts on domestic violence cases. Effective 1/1/2024 unless referendum petition is filed by 8/7/2023.
SB23-168 Gun Violence Victims’ Access to Judicial System – Strongly Support
Status: Signed by Governor Polis 4/28/2023. (Sens. Sonya Jaquez-Lewis and Chris Kolker, Reps. Javier Mabrey and Jennifer Parenti). Repeals the Gun Industry Immunity law of 1986 and 2000. Effective Date 10/1/2023.
SB23-169 Increasing Minimum Age to Purchase and Possess Firearms – Strongly Support
Status: Signed by Governor Polis 4/28/2023. (Sens. Kyle Mullica, Jessie Danielson, Reps. Monica Duran and Eliza Hamrick). Increases the legal age to purchase, possess, sell or transfer a firearm. Effective 8/7/2023 unless referendum petition filed by 8/7/2023.
SB23-170 Extreme Risk Protection Orders Expansion – Strongly Support
Status: Signed by Governor Polis 4/28/2023. (Sens. Tom Sullivan and Stephen Fenberg, Reps. Jennifer Bacon and Mike Weissman). Expands list of ERPO petitioners to include DA’s and designees, AG and designees, health and mental health professionals, and educators. Effective upon Governor’s signature 4/28/2023.
To learn more with talking points, click on 2023 CO Ceasefire Fact Sheet.SB23-170.Expand ERPO Reporters
SB23-279 Ghost Guns (Unserialized Firearms and Components) – Strongly Support
Status: Signed by Governor Polis 6/2/2023. (Sens. Rhonda Fields and Chris Hansen, Reps. Andrew Boesenecker and Junie Joseph). Requires that all firearms and components are serialized. Provides mechanism for serializing by 1/1/2024. Bans machine gun conversion devices.