Magistrate court may administer adult probation drug programs.
ENTITLED, An Act to
permit magistrate courts to administer adult probationary drug court
programs under certain circumstances.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA:
be amended by adding thereto a NEW SECTION to read as
Any magistrate court with a magistrate judge presiding has authority, upon assignment of the
presiding judge of the circuit, to act in lieu of a circuit judge having jurisdiction to administer and
preside over an adult probationary drug court program.
Signed March 5, 2007