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2015 Regular Session



Marijuana Control and Revenue Act of 2015

Sponsored by:

Senator Raskin


In the Senate - Hearing 3/04 at 1:00 p.m. (Judicial Proceedings)

Synopsis:Repealing specified criminal and civil prohibitions against the use and possession of marijuana; establishing specified exemptions from prosecution for specified persons for using, obtaining, purchasing, transporting, or possessing marijuana under specified circumstances; establishing exemptions from prosecution for specified retailers, marijuana product manufacturers, marijuana cultivation facilities, and safety compliance facilities under specified circumstances; establishing a specified affirmative defense; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Raskin, Feldman, Kelley, King, Madaleno, Manno, McFadden, Pinsky, Pugh, and Young
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0911
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2015
Judicial Proceedings  View Committee Hearing
Budget and Taxation
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Public Safety
Taxes - Recordation and Transfer
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Agriculture, Department of
Agriculture -see also- Farmland
Alcoholic Beverages -see also- AB-By Subd; Subst Abuse; etc.
Auditors and Audits
Boats and Ships
Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc.
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Controlled Dangerous Substances -see also- Drugs; Subst Abus
Correctional Institutions -see also- Patuxent Institution
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Dealers -see also- Motor Vehicle Dealers and Salesmen
Drugs -see also- Controlled Dangerous Sub; Substance Abuse
Drunk and Drugged Driving
Environmental Matters -see also- Conserv; Nat Resrce; Pollut
Equipment -see also- Motor Vehicle Equipment
Excise Tax
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Fines -see also- Penalties and Sentences
Food -see also- Kosher; Meat, Poultry, Seafood; Milk
Forests and Parks -see also- Program Open Space; Trees
Fraud -see also- Forgery
Hotels and Motels
Industry and Technology
Inspections -see also- Motor Vehicle Inspection
Landlord and Tenant -see also- Eviction; Leases & Rent; etc.
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Laws and Ordinances -see also- Pub Local Laws; Uniform Laws
Liability -see also- Good Samaritan
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Medical Research
Minorities -see also- Women
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Municipal Corporations -see also- Annap; Balt; Hager; OC
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Prisoners -see also- Ex-Offenders
Private Schools
Public Buildings and Facilities -see also- Stadiums; St Hse
Public Schools
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Registration -see also- Motor Vehicle Registration
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Rules and Regulations
Safety -see also- Occupational Safety
Search and Seizure
Smoking -see also- Cigarettes
Substance Abuse
Transportation -see also- Aircraft; Airports; Boats; etc
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc
Zoning and Planning
Statutes:Article - Courts and Judicial Proceedings
Article - Criminal Law
(5-601, 5-620, 5-1201 through 5-1232)
Article - Tax - General
(12.5-101 through 12.5-105)

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October 24, 2017 4:49 P.M.