When is the final paycheck due when an employee is fired under Colorado law?

As per Colorado Rev. Stat. Ann. § 8-4-109, when an employee is fired, the employer must give him or her a final paycheck immediately, or within six (6) hours of start of the next business day if the payroll office is closed, or within twenty-four (24) hours if the payroll office is offsite. 

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