2003 Senate Bill 123

K.S.A. 21-6824 (2003 SB 123) was created during the 2003 legislative session. Under community corrections supervision, SB 123 provides certified substance abuse treatment for offenders convicted of K.S.A 21-5706 (drug possession), who are nonviolent adult offenders with no prior convictions of drug trafficking, drug manufacturing or drug possession with intent to sell. The Kansas Sentencing Commission provides administration, monitoring, evaluation, payment services, publications, and informational meetings for the SB 123 program.


To provide community intervention and the opportunity for treatment to certain offenders with substance abuse problems in order to address more effectively prison recidivism of substance abusers in the state prison system, which should be reserved for serious, violent offenders.

SB 123 Operations Manual

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April 2016 Letter to Treatment Providers, Community Correction Directors/Designees and ISO/CSO's: April 1, 2016 DEADLINE for SB 123 Provider Agreements and all Client Placement Agreements.

January 2016 SB 123 Updated Forms Letter: Provider Agreement, Client Placement Agreement, Invoice for Purchase of Service.

SB 123 Monthly Invoice for Purchase of Service letter dated May 13, 2015 highlighting problematic patterns occurring during the completion process.

As of January 16, 2015, the Commission will now reimburse Community Corrections and Court Services agencies up to $5.00 per SASSI-3 assessment when considering offenders for SB 123 substance abuse treatment.
Cost Cap on SB 123 Inpatient/Residential Substance Abuse Treatment - Effective July 1, 2015
New Insurance Billing Information Effective January 1, 2013

Please find this letter a resource to help answer any questions regarding the new insurance billing procedures.