Sentencing for Oxycodone and Hydrocodone Offenses

Group: Florida Tax Watch Center for Smart Justice

URL: http://floridataxwatch.org/resources/pdf/OXYBriefingFINAL.pdf

Description

This Briefing recommends that the state decriminalize the possession of minor amounts of oxycodone and hydrocodone, and lower mandatory minimums to save significant tax dollars, reduce prison populations, and help shift the focus to treatment for substance abuse problems. - See more at: http://floridataxwatch.org/Research.aspx?CLASS=cor#1178

Tags

corrections, prison population, prison overcrowding, costs, oxycodone, hydrocodone, narcotics, drug, drug crimes, sentencing, mandatory minimums, substance abuse, treatment programs, addiction

Other Attributes
Sub-location
Statewide
Categories
Sectors (Govt, Non-Profit, etc)
Non-Profit
Formats
PDF
Location in resource
N/A
Internet Available?
Yes
Has population data?
No
Mappable?
No
Updated?
Yes
Frequency
N/A
Year(s) of Publication
2014

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