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A motion for an evaluation under Health General 8-505 to determine if you are drug dependent and can benefit from treatment can be filed in any case. A depending on the results of the evaluation it is possible that a judge can order you to attend a long term residential treatment program as part of your sentence which could lessen your time in the DOC.