2013 Regular Session



Criminal Law - Synthetic Cannabinoids - Labeling

Sponsored by:

Delegate Vitale


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary

Synopsis:Listing synthetic cannabinoids on Schedule I to designate controlled dangerous substances that may not be legally used, possessed, or distributed; prohibiting a person from selling, purchasing, or possessing an herbal or botanical product containing a synthetic substance substantially similar to synthetic cannabinoids, unless the chemical structure of each synthetic substance contained in the product and the date of manufacture of the product is identified on the label of the product; establishing criminal penalties; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Vitale, Eckardt, Afzali, Aumann, Beidle, Costa, Frank, George, Kipke, Krebs, McConkey, W. Miller, Stocksdale, Valentino-Smith, and Wilson
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Judiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Public Safety
Narrow Subject(s):Controlled Dangerous Substances -see also- Drugs; Subst Abus
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Fines -see also- Penalties and Sentences
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Statutes:Article - Criminal Law
(5-101, 5-402, 5-618.1)

How a Bill Becomes Law

Legislative Lingo

Explanation of Floor Motions and Actions

October 24, 2017 1:02 P.M.