Bill Text: AZ HB2782 | 2012 | Fiftieth Legislature 2nd Regular | Introduced
Bill Title: Salvia divinorum; unlawful acts [Track Bill]
Status: 2012-02-09 - Referred to House JUD Committee [HB2782 Detail]
REFERENCE TITLE: salvia divinorum; unlawful acts
State of Arizona
House of Representatives
Second Regular Session
Representatives Meyer, Farley, Gallego, Tovar, Wheeler
amending title 13, chapter 34, Arizona Revised Statutes, by adding section 13-3423; relating to drug offenses.
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Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Arizona:
Section 1. Title 13, chapter 34, Arizona Revised Statutes, is amended by adding section 13-3423, to read:
13-3423. Unlawful selling, dispensing, distributing, furnishing, administering or giving salvia divinorum; classification; definition
A. It is unlawful for a person to sell, dispense, distribute, furnish, administer or give or offer to sell, dispense, distribute, furnish, administer or give salvia divinorum to a person who is under twenty-one years of age.
B. It is an affirmative defense to a prosecution for a violation of this section that the person reasonably relied on fraudulent proof of age presented by the person who is under twenty-one years of age.
C. A person who violates this section is guilty of a class 2 misdemeanor.
D. For the purposes of this section, "salvia divinorum" means the herb salvia divinorum, salvinorin A or Divinorin A or any substance or material that contains salvia divinorum, salvinorin A or Divinorin A.