Nonviolent Parent Drug Offender Law and Legal Definition

According to 42 USCS § 3797s-6 [Title 42. The Public Health and Welfare; Chapter 46. Justice System Improvement; Grants for Family-Based Substance Abuse Treatment], the term "nonviolent parent drug offender" means an offender who is--

(A) a parent of an individual under 18 years of age; and

(B) convicted of a drug (or drug-related) felony that is a nonviolent offense.

(2) Nonviolent offense. The term "nonviolent offense" has the meaning given that term in section 2991(a) [42 USCS § 3797aa(a)].