1. The judge or court may agree that the measure of provisional prison of the investigated or accused person is verified at his home, with the surveillance measures that are necessary, when due to illness, confinement entails serious danger to his health. The judge or court may authorize the investigated or accused person to leave his or her home during the hours necessary for the treatment of his or her illness, always with the necessary supervision.
2. In cases in which the investigated or accused person is undergoing detoxification or de-habituation treatment for narcotic substances and admission to prison could frustrate the result of said treatment, the provisional prison measure may be replaced by admission to a prison. official center or a legally recognized organization for the continuation of the treatment, provided that the events that are the subject of the procedure occur prior to its beginning. In this case, the person investigated or prosecuted will not be able to leave the center without the authorization of the judge or court that agreed to the measure.
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- Criminal Procedure Law
- Book II. Of the summary
- Title VI. Of the summons, of the detention and of the provisional prison