Drugs and Driving

2/9/2008 - UPDATE - The bill failed to pass recently - stay tuned here for information should it come back.

 

The California State Legislature debated how to go forward w/ a new law for DUI Drug crimes - right now, a person found driving under the influence of drugs will be charged w/ California Vehicle Code §23152 and Health and Safety Code §11550 - drugged driving and being under the influence of a controlled substance - various officials debated this on 11/6/07 in Sacramento at the State Capitol.

Watch it here - http://www.calchannel.com/MEDIA/1106C.asx

 

The Press-Enterprise has an article on this too.