SECTION 8.Adds to the discretionary parole appointment panel a member chosen by the DA Association,
CPCS, Prisoners’ Legal Services, and a local law enforcement member.
SECTION 9 and 10.Requires that the list of candidates submitted by the parole appointment panel to fill a paroleboard position include a professional in the field of adolescent development and psychology, anda victim witness advocate.
Good Samaritan Provision I
SECTION 11.Allows for Naloxone, a potentially life-saving inhalant administered for heroine and other opioiddrug overdoses, to be lawfully prescribed and dispensed to those likely to overdose or any personin a position to assist such a person. The drug is currently administered as part of a pilot programat eight different state locations.
Mandatory Drug Sentencing
SECTION 12.Reduces the mandatory minimum for second and subsequent drug sentences for ManufacturingClass A drugs from 5 to 3 ½ years.SECTION 13.Reduces the mandatory minimum for second and subsequent drug sentences for ManufacturingClass B drugs from 3 to 2 years.SECTION 14.Reduces the mandatory minimum for second and subsequent drug sentences for ManufacturingClass B PCP drug from 5 to 3 ½ years.SECTION 15 and 16.