SB 230
Reallocates a portion of the crime laboratory surcharge to counties and prosecutors
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Last Action:
1/27/2005 - Second Read and Referred S Judiciary and Civil & Criminal Jurisprudence Committee
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Effective Date:
August 28, 2005

Current Bill Summary

SB 230 – This act modifies the distribution of the $150 surcharge in all criminal drug cases. Of the $150, $10 will be payable to the county where the case is filed and $10 will be payable to the prosecuting attorney training fund in the county where the case is filed. Further, the act eliminates the requirement that a crime lab must make an analysis of a controlled substance in order for the surcharge to be assessed and collected.