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2014 Regular Session



Criminal Procedure - Marijuana Diversion Program

Sponsored by:

Delegate Jones


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary

Synopsis:Requiring each county to establish a specified marijuana diversion program; providing that a specified person who is charged with a violation of a specified provision of law prohibiting the use or possession of marijuana is eligible for the program; requiring a State's Attorney to offer to dismiss a specified charge by entering a nolle prosequi with a specified requirement or move that the court indefinitely postpone trial of the charge by marking the charge stet with a specified requirement under specified circumstances; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate Jones
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2014
Bill imposes a local government mandate which is a directive in a bill requiring a local government unit to perform a task or assume a responsibility that has a discernible fiscal impact on the local government unit
Judiciary   View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Procedure
Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Narrow Subject(s):Clerks of Court
Controlled Dangerous Substances -see also- Drugs; Subst Abus
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Local Government Mandates
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Rules and Regulations
State's Attorneys
Substance Abuse

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October 24, 2017 1:54 P.M.