HB06-1246, the Castle Doctrine/Stand Your Ground Act, sponsored by Representative Cory Gardner (R-63) has been introduced and assigned to the House Judiciary Committee. This important piece of legislation creates a presumption that a defender who uses deadly physical force against an intruder has a reasonable fear of imminent death or serious bodily injury to himself or another person, sets forth conditions under which the presumption does not apply and adds vehicles and places of temporary lodging to the locations in which the presumption applies.
HB06-1246 has been scheduled for a hearing in the Colorado House Judiciary Committee this Thursday, February 23 at 1:30 p.m. If your Representative is listed below, he or she is a member of the House Judiciary Committee. Please call him or her and ask them to support HB06-1246.
House Judiciary Committee Toll free number (outside Denver) 1-800-811-7647
Representative Terrance Carroll (D-7), Chairman; 303-866-2909; E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Representative Morgan Carroll (D-36), Vice-Chairman; 303-866-2942; E-mail: email@example.com
Representative Betty Boyd (D-26), 303-866-2923; E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Representative Bill Cadman (R-15), 303-866-5525; E-mail: email@example.com
Representative Lauri Clapp (R-37), 303-866-5510
Representative Richard Decker (R-19), 303-866-2946; E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Representative Cory Gardner (R-63), 303-866-2906; E-mail: email@example.com
Representative Cheri Jahn (D-24), 303-866-5522; E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Representative Joel Judd (D-5), 303-866-2925; E-mail: email@example.com
Representative Anne McGihon (D-3), 303-866-2921; E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Representative Robert Witwer (R-25), 303-866-2582; E-mail: email@example.com