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Rule 160*1; 26 MM 1991. Accelerated Rehabilitative Disposition in Summary Cases.

The District Attorney of Bucks County has filed a certificate pursuant to Pa.R.Crim.P. 160, and

(1) has elected that ARD in summary cases shall proceed in the Court of Common Pleas pursuant to the procedures in Pa.R.Crim.P. 162, and;

(2) has designated the following classes of offenses and/or offenders in addition to those which are statutorily excluded, as ineligible for summary case ARD:

Election Code Violations, 25 P.S. §1, et seq.;
Vehicle Code Violations, 75 P.S. §101, et seq.;
Retail Theft, 18 Pa.C.S. §3929
All violations, municipal and local ordinances;
Purchase, consumption, possession or transportation of liquor or malt or brewed beverages, 18 Pa.C.S. §6308;
Selling or furnishing liquor or malt or brewed beverages to minors, 18 Pa.C.S. §6310.10;
Harassment, 18 Pa.C.S. §2709;
Criminal Mischief, 18 Pa.C.S. §5503;
ARD in summary cases shall be processed pursuant to the procedures set forth in Administrative Order No. 37 which is set forth in the following section and is made a part hereof by reference.