(730 ILCS 166/35)
Sec. 35. Violation; termination; discharge.
(a) If the court finds from the evidence presented including but not limited to the reports or proffers of proof from the drug court professionals that:
(1) the defendant is not performing satisfactorily in
the assigned program;
(2) the defendant is not benefitting from education,
treatment, or rehabilitation;
(3) the defendant has engaged in criminal conduct
rendering him or her unsuitable for the program; or
(4) the defendant has otherwise violated the terms
and conditions of the program or his or her sentence or is for any reason unable to participate; the court may impose reasonable sanctions under prior written agreement of the defendant, including but not limited to imprisonment or dismissal of the defendant from the program and the court may reinstate criminal proceedings against him or her or proceed under Section 5-6-4 of the Unified Code of Corrections for a violation of probation, conditional discharge, or supervision hearing.
(b) Upon successful completion of the terms and conditions of the program, the court may dismiss the original charges against the defendant or successfully terminate the defendant's sentence or otherwise discharge him or her from any further proceedings against him or her in the original prosecution.
(Source: P.A. 92-58, eff. 1-1-02.)
Last modified: February 18, 2015