MD HB488 | 2017 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 18-0)
Status: Introduced on January 27 2017 - 25% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2017-03-06 - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Making specified violations relating to the use or possession of specified de minimis quantities of specified 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 specified controlled dangerous substances; etc.

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



2017-03-06HouseUnfavorable Report by Judiciary
2017-02-14HouseHearing 2/14 at 1:00 p.m.
2017-01-27HouseFirst Reading Judiciary


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