(730 ILCS 167/30)
Mental health and substance abuse treatment.
(a) The Veterans and Servicemembers Court program may maintain a network of
substance abuse treatment programs representing a continuum of graduated substance abuse
treatment options commensurate with the needs of defendants; these shall include programs with
the VA, IDVA, a VAC, the State of Illinois and community-based programs supported and sanctioned by
either or both.
(b) Any substance abuse treatment program to which defendants are referred must meet
all of the rules and governing programs in Parts 2030 and 2060 of Title 77 of the Illinois
(c) The Veterans and Servicemembers Court program may, in its discretion, employ
additional services or interventions, as it deems necessary on a case by case basis.
(d) The Veterans and Servicemembers Court program may maintain or collaborate with a
network of mental health treatment programs and, if it is a co-occurring mental health and
substance abuse court program, a network of substance abuse treatment programs representing a
continuum of treatment options commensurate with the needs of the defendant and available
resources including programs with the VA, the IDVA, a VAC, and the State of Illinois.
(Source: P.A. 99-819, eff. 8-15-16.)