venue for crime of ingesting certain substances revised.
be amended to read as follows:
Any person who intentionally ingests, inhales,
or otherwise takes into the
body any substance, except alcoholic beverages as defined in
35-1-1, for purposes of becoming
intoxicated, unless such substance is prescribed by a practitioner of the medical arts lawfully
practicing within the scope of
practice, is guilty of a Class 1 misdemeanor.
The venue for a violation of this section exists in either the jurisdiction in which the substance was
ingested, inhaled, or otherwise taken into the body or the jurisdiction in which the substance was
detected in the body of the accused.