Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Passed Senate without amendment (05/01/2008)

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Designates May 2008 as National Drug Court Month.

Encourages leaders to increase the use of drug courts by instituting sustainable drug courts and other treatment-based alternatives to prison in all U.S. counties.

Expresses support for the goal of robustly funding the Drug Court Discretionary Grant Program and other treatment-based alternatives to prison.