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2015 Regular Session



Criminal Law - Drug Paraphernalia Possession of Less Than 10 Grams of Marijuana - Code Violation

Sponsored by:

Delegate Dumais


In the Senate - Hearing 4/01 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Specifying that a person who violates a specified provision of law involving the use or possession of marijuana in the amount of 10 grams or more is guilty of the misdemeanor of possession of marijuana; altering the penalty for the possession or use of specified drug paraphernalia involving the use or possession of less than 10 grams of marijuana; making the possession of specified drug paraphernalia a civil offense; requiring a court to order specified persons to attend specified drug education, assessment, or treatment programs; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegate Dumais
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2015
Judiciary  View Committee HearingJudicial Proceedings  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Criminal Law - Procedure
Narrow Subject(s):Arrests
Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Codes -see also- Annotated Code of Md; Building Codes
Controlled Dangerous Substances -see also- Drugs; Subst Abus
Court Costs
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Criminal Injuries Compensation
District Courts
Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Fines -see also- Penalties and Sentences
Liability -see also- Good Samaritan
Parole and Probation
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
State's Attorneys
Substance Abuse
Summonses -see also- Subpoenas
Statutes:Article - Criminal Law
(5-601, 5-601.1, 5-619, 5-620)

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October 24, 2017 4:42 P.M.