August 13, 2022

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Colorado House committee hears testimony on fentanyl legislation

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There seems to be wide agreement that Colorado needs harsher punishments for dealers and more resources for treatment.

DENVER — Tuesday night, lawmakers are debating a bill that would add stronger punishment for drug dealers giving out fentanyl.

Testimony began at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday in the House judiciary committee. There were more than 150 people signed up to speak, and the discussion was still ongoing at 9 p.m.

There seems to be wide agreement that Colorado needs harsher punishments for dealers and more resources for treatment. Most of the debate has been over whether drug users should face felony charges.

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