Colorado Revised Statutes Title 18. Criminal Code § 18-1.3-503. Petty offenses classified--penalties

(1) A violation of a statute of this state is a petty offense if specifically classified as a class 1 or class 2 petty offense.  The penalty for commission of a class 1 petty offense, upon conviction, is a fine of not more than five hundred dollars, or imprisonment for not more than six months other than in state correctional facilities, or both.  The penalty for commission of a class 2 petty offense is a fine specified in the section defining the offense.  The penalty assessment procedure of section 16-2-201, C.R.S ., is available for the payment of fines in class 2 petty offense cases.

(2) Every sentence entered under this section shall include consideration of restitution as required by part 6 of this article and by article 18.5 of title 16, C.R.S.

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