1998 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Committee Approved)

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Juvenile drug court grants (language only)

Item 455 #14h

Item 455 #14h

Public Safety
Criminal Justice Services, Department of

Page 271, after line 3, insert:
"H.  From such federal funds as may be available pursuant to the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act, the Department shall provide up to $500,000 in each year to establish drug courts in selected juvenile and domestic relations court districts.  Such funds shall be limited to those districts which have received a federal grant for the planning of a drug court program.  It is the intent of the General Assembly that all services for such courts be provided through the juvenile courts service units of the Department of Juvenile Justice."

(This amendment is self-explanatory.)