§ 21-28.3-1 Drug abuse reporting system established
§ 21-28.3-2 Contents of statistics
§ 21-28.3-3 Confidentiality
§ 21-28.3-4 Breach of confidentiality

Terms Used In Rhode Island General Laws > Chapter 21-28.3

  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • person: extends to and includes co-partnerships and bodies corporate and politic. See Rhode Island General Laws 43-3-6