CS/HB 1145: Driving Under the Influence Diversion Programs
GENERAL BILL by Criminal Justice Subcommittee ; Altman
Driving Under the Influence Diversion Programs; Authorizes judicial circuits to implement Driving Under Influence Diversion Program; specifies state attorney shall operate program; provides for program eligibility & requirements; requires reduced charge of reckless driving & withhold of adjudication for participant who successfully completes program; requires report to Governor & Legislature; requires person's new driving-under-the-influence offense after successful program completion to be charged as though person had prior driving-under-the-influence conviction.
Last Action: 3/14/2020 House - Died in Judiciary Committee
Bill Text: PDF
• Referred to Criminal Justice Subcommittee; Appropriations Committee; Judiciary Committee -HJ 101
• Introduced -HJ 101
• On Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice Subcommittee, 02/03/20, 2:00 pm, Sumner Hall
• CS by Criminal Justice Subcommittee; YEAS 11 NAYS 2 -HJ 508
• Pending review of CS under Rule 7.18(c)
• CS by Criminal Justice Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 500
• Original reference(s) removed: Appropriations Committee
• CS referred to Justice Appropriations Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee -HJ 525
• Now in Justice Appropriations Subcommittee -HJ 525
• On Committee agenda-- Justice Appropriations Subcommittee, 02/11/20, 1:30 pm, Sumner Hall
• Favorable by Justice Appropriations Subcommittee; YEAS 10 NAYS 1 -HJ 550
• Now in Judiciary Committee -HJ 550
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Judiciary Committee
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