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NCJ Number: 31522 Find in a Library
Title: CALIFORNIA - DRUG DIVERSION LAW - ITS FIRST YEAR - DRUG DIVERSION CONFERENCE FINDINGS, MARCH 28-29, 1974
Author(s): ANON
Date Published: 1974
Page Count: 39
Sponsoring Agency: California Office of Criminal Justice Planning
Oakland, CA 94607
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Conference Material
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: A SUMMARY OF A CONFERENCE UNDERTAKEN TO EVALUATE THE CALIFORNIA DRUG DIVERSION LAW, DISCUSS THE EFFECTS OF THE LAW, AND PROPOSE RECOMMENDATIONS TO THE LEGISLATURE FOR REVISING THIS SECTION OF THE CALIFORNIA PENAL CODE.
Abstract: THIS REPORT INCLUDES THE TEXT OF THE DRUG DIVERSION LAW, A LIST OF CONFERENCE PARTICIPANTS, AN OUTLINE OF THE CONFERENCE PROGRAM, AND SUMMARIES OF THE CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS. IN THE PRESENTATIONS, THE EFFECTS OF THE LAW ON THE PROSECUTION, DEFENSE, AND THE COURT WERE DISCUSSED; RECOMMENDED REFORMS OF THE LAW WERE REVIEWED; AND SEVERAL DRUG TREATMENT PROGRAMS WERE DESCRIBED. SUMMARIES OF THE SMALL GROUP DISCUSSIONS HELD ON SUCH TOPICS AS ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA, CONFIDENTIALITY, DIVERSION SUPERVISION, REVOCATION OF DIVERSION, AND CRIMINAL JUSTICE RESOURCES ARE ALSO PRESENTED.
Index Term(s): California; Diversion programs; Drug abuse; Drug treatment; Drug treatment programs; Effectiveness; Judicial diversion; Law reform; Laws and Statutes; State laws
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