Records related to certain drug offenses under sections 11357 and 11360(b) in the Health and Safety Code are destroyed two years after the date of conviction or release from custody. Cal. Health & Saf. Code § 11361.5(a).
Ineligible Category or Citation
See Cal. Health & Saf. §§ 11357, 11360(b) for eligible offenses.
Destruction of the records is accomplished by permanent obliteration of all entries or notations upon the records pertaining to the arrest or conviction, and the record is prepared again so that it appears that the arrest or conviction never occurred. Cal. Health & Saf. Code § 11361.5(c).