SB0446

Find a 2018 Bill:

2018 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Criminal Law - Use or Possession of a Controlled Dangerous Substance - De Minimis Quantity

Sponsored by:

Senator Astle

Status:

In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings; Withdrawn


Synopsis:Making certain violations relating to the use or possession of certain de minimis quantities of certain controlled dangerous substances a civil offense rather than a misdemeanor; applying penalties for a first or second finding of guilt involving the use or possession of less than 10 grams of marijuana to a first or second finding of guilt involving the use or possession of a de minimis quantity of certain controlled dangerous substances; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senator Astle
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0325
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Committee(s):
Judicial Proceedings
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Narrow Subject(s):Citations
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
(5-601, 5-601.1)

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January 26, 2018 5:06 P.M.