Bill Status of HB4165 101st General Assembly
Short Description: DRUG COURT-CRIME OF VIOLENCE
Rep. Lindsay Parkhurst
| 1/13/2021||House||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Drug Court Treatment Act. Provides that before a defendant is admitted into a drug court program, the court must make a finding that the crime for which the defendant is to be admitted into the drug court program had a nexus to the defendant's substance use disorder as defined in the Substance Use Disorder Act. Adds convictions for various offenses, in addition to "crimes of violence", that exclude a defendant from admission into a drug court program.