Reference is to Printer's Date 1/25/12-H
Amend the bill, as and if amended, by adding an appropriately numbered SECTION at the end to read:
/ SECTION ___. Section 22-3-546 of the 1976 Code, as added by Act 366 of 2006, is further amended to read:
A circuit solicitor
, in a circuit with five or
more counties, may establish a program under his
discretion and control, to prosecute first offense misdemeanor
criminal domestic violence offenses, as defined in Section
16-25-20, in general sessions court. Whether to establish a
program, and which cases may be prosecuted in general sessions
court, are within the sole discretion of the solicitor. A
solicitor shall report the results of the program to the
Prosecution Coordination Commission." /
Renumber sections to conform.
Amend title to conform.