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Criminal Law - Smoking Marijuana in a Public Place - Prohibition

Sponsored by:

Senator Cassilly


In the Senate - Hearing 3/02 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Prohibiting a person from smoking marijuana in a public place, in or on a public conveyance, or in any specified area otherwise accessible to the public; establishing a penalty of a fine not to exceed $500 for a violation of the Act; providing for the expungement of a conviction under the Act; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senator Cassilly
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017
Judicial Proceedings  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Narrow Subject(s):Cannabis -see also- Smoking
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Hotels and Motels
Housing and Community Development, Department of
Mass Transit -see also- Buses; Railroads
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Places of Worship -see also- Religion
Public Buildings and Facilities -see also- Stadiums; St Hse
Public Schools
Smoking -see also- Cannabis; Cigarettes
Sports and Recreation
Statutes:Article - Criminal Procedure
Article - Criminal Law
(5-601, 5-601.2)

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November 28, 2017 1:11 P.M.