Colorado gun owners who don’t safely store their weapons could face jail time under new billBILL SUMMARY
The bill creates the offense of unlawful storage of a firearm if a person stores a firearm in a manner that the person knows, or should know:
That a juvenile can gain access to the firearm without the permission of the juvenile's parent or guardian; or
A resident of the premises is ineligible to possess a firearm under state or federal law.
Unlawful storage of a firearm is a class 2 misdemeanor.