VA SB819 | 2021 | Regular Session

Note: Carryover of previous SB819

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)
Status: Introduced on January 8 2020 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2020-12-04 - Left in Judiciary
Pending: Senate Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]

Summary

Drug Treatment Court Act; authorization and availability. Provides that any jurisdiction or jurisdictions intending or proposing to establish a drug treatment court shall not be denied permission under the Code of Virginia to establish such court solely on the basis of funding such court. The bill also provides that a drug treatment court shall be available to every defendant irrespective of the jurisdiction.

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Title

Drug Treatment Court Act; authorization and availability.

Sponsors


Roll Calls

2020-02-05 - Senate - Senate: Continued to 2021 in Judiciary (13-Y 0-N) (Y: 13 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]

History

DateChamberAction
2020-12-04SenateLeft in Judiciary
2020-02-05SenateContinued to 2021 in Judiciary (13-Y 0-N)
2020-01-08SenateReferred to Committee on the Judiciary
2020-01-08SenatePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20103860D

Same As/Similar To

SB819 (Carry Over) 2020-02-05 - Continued to 2021 in Judiciary (13-Y 0-N)

Virginia State Sources


Bill Comments

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