DUI Court; establishing in City of Colonial Heights and Chesterfield County. (SB391)

Introduced By

Sen. Steve Martin (R-Chesterfield)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


DUI Court. Allows Chesterfield and Colonial Heights General District Courts to use a special docket to run a driving under the influence court based on the state drug court model. Participants will be those who violate ASAP program requirements, but participation will not result in a reduction of charges. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/08/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 088478268
01/08/2008Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/10/2008Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
01/23/2008Failed to report (defeated) in Courts of Justice (6-Y 7-N 2-A) (see vote tally)
02/05/2008Impact statement from DPB (SB391)


This bill mentions Chesapeake, Newport News, Colonial Heights, Chesterfield, Chesterfield.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB876.