DUI felony bill halted in Senate

By: Nick Rothschild Email
By: Nick Rothschild Email

DENVER, Colo. Senator Steve King says senate Democrats are to blame for killing a bill that would have pressed felony charges against repeat DUI offenders.

The bill would have made it a class four felony if someone received three DUI citations within a five year period, and it would have made it a class five felony if someone received four DUI citations withing a fifteen year period.

After passing 56-6 in the House Senator King says the Democrats in the Senate voted along party lines to kill the current version of the bill.

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