COMPENSATION OF VICTIMS OF CRIMES
19-5302. Victims of crime -- Restitution priority. If a district court or a magistrate's division orders the defendant to pay restitution, the court shall order the defendant to pay such restitution to the victim or victims injured by the defendant's action. There shall be a full restitution to such victim or victims before the court may order any payment be made by the defendant to any governmental entity; provided, however, the court may order the defendant to make the payments required in sections 20-225 and/or 20-614(7), Idaho Code, before any payment of restitution is made to the victim or victims.
[19-5302, added 1984, ch. 86, sec. 1, p. 169; am. 1985, ch. 122, sec. 4, p. 300; am. 1986, ch. 197, sec. 1, p. 495; am. 2004, ch. 21, sec. 1, p. 23.]
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