Florida Senate - 2011 COMMITTEE AMENDMENT Bill No. SB 138 Barcode 601128 LEGISLATIVE ACTION Senate . House Comm: RCS . 03/10/2011 . . . . ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— The Committee on Criminal Justice (Dean) recommended the following: 1 Senate Amendment to Amendment (624892) 2 3 Delete lines 170 - 176 4 and insert: 5 that service who is charged with a misdemeanor is eligible for 6 voluntary admission into a misdemeanor pretrial veterans 7 treatment intervention program approved by the chief judge of 8 the circuit, for a period based on the program requirements and 9 the treatment plan for the offender, upon motion of either party 10 or the court’s own motion. However, the court may deny the 11 defendant admission into a misdemeanor pretrial veterans 12 treatment intervention program if the defendant has previously 13 entered a court-ordered veterans treatment program.