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Criminal Law - Synthetic Cannabinoids - Prohibition

Sponsored by:

Delegate Carter


In the Senate - First Reading Judicial Proceedings

Synopsis:Authorizing a specified authorized provider to conduct research in the State with specified controlled dangerous substances not scheduled under federal law under specified circumstances; listing synthetic cannabinoids on Schedule I to designate controlled dangerous substances that may not be legally used, possessed, or distributed; providing that synthetic cannabinoids do not include specified drugs approved by or under development by the federal Food and Drug Administration; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Carter, Dumais, Glass, Valentino-Smith, and B. Wilson
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB1037
Introduced in a prior session as: HB1057 Session: 2015 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Judiciary  View Committee HearingJudicial Proceedings
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Narrow Subject(s):Controlled Dangerous Substances -see also- Drugs; Subst Abus
Drugs -see also- Controlled Dangerous Sub; Substance Abuse
Industry and Technology
Medical Research
State Police, Department of
Substance Abuse
Statutes:Article - Criminal Law
(5-101, 5-304, 5-402)

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