CHAPTER 136

(HB 1271)

Appropriate money for drug court program.


         ENTITLED, An Act to  create a drug court program in the Unified Judicial System and make an appropriation therefor.

BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA:

     Section  1.  The Unified Judicial System may create a drug court program for the purpose of providing intensive, supervised rehabilitation to nonviolent adult felony offenders who abuse controlled substances.

     Section  2.  There is hereby appropriated from the general fund the sum of two hundred twelve thousand one hundred ninety three dollars ($ 212,193 ), or so much thereof as may be necessary, and 3.0 FTEs to the Unified Judicial System for costs related to the drug court program.

     Section  3.  The state court administrator shall approve vouchers and the state auditor shall draw warrants to pay expenditures authorized by this Act.

     Section  4.  Any amounts appropriated in this Act not lawfully expended or obligated by June   30, 2008, shall revert in accordance with §   4-8-21.

     Signed March 2, 2007
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