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House Bill 1781

House Bill 1781

ARCHIVE (2001)

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DIGEST OF HB1781 (Updated April 12, 2001 11:10 AM - DI 84)

Alcohol and controlled substances. Specifies that it is a Class B misdemeanor for a person to be: (1) in a public place or a place of public resort; or (2) in or upon public transportation or in a depot, station, or airport; in a state of intoxication caused by the person's use of alcohol or a controlled substance. Requires a person to pay the $200 alcohol and drug countermeasures fee if a person is charged with an offense under IC 9-30-5, but is convicted, based on a plea bargain approved by the court, of : (1) operating a tractor-trailer combination or other vehicle recklessly; or (2) the person is found to have committed the offense of public intoxication or intoxication upon a common carrier. Removes a provision that requires a person's driving privileges to be suspended by a court or the bureau of motor vehicles before the person is required to pay the alcohol and drug countermeasures fee.
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