SC S0335 | 2021-2022 | 124th General Assembly

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 12 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-01-12 - Referred to Committee on Judiciary
Pending: Senate Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]

Summary

Decriminalize Marijuana And To Provide For The Regulation Of Marijuana; To Amend Section 44-53-190(d)(11) Of The 1976 Code, Relating To Schedule 1 Controlled Substances, To Remove Marijuana From Schedule 1; To Amend Section 44-53-370(d)(4) Of The 1976 Code, Relating To Penalties For Possession Of Small Amounts Of Certain Schedule 1 Controlled Substances, To Provide That The Penalties Do Apply To The Possession Of Marijuana; To Amend Section 44-53-370(e)(1) Of The 1976 Code, Relating To Penalties For The Possession Of Large Amounts Of Marijuana, To Provide That The Penalties Do Not Apply To Licensed Marijuana Establishments; To Amend Title 61 Of The 1976 Code, Relating To Alcohol And Alcoholic Beverages, By Adding The Marijuana Control Act As Chapter 15; To Provide For The Personal Use Of Marijuana, The Amounts That A Person At Least Twenty One Years Of Age May Be Legally Possess, To Provide That Marijuana May Not Be Consumed In Any Location That Prohibits Smoking Tobacco; To Provide For Licensing Of Marijuana Cultivators, Marijuana Product Manufacturers, And Marijuana Retailers; To Provide The Regulatory Framework For The Operation Of Marijuana Cultivators, Marijuana Product Manufacturers, And Marijuana Retailers; To Provide That Counties And Municipalities May Prohibit Within Their Jurisdiction The Operation Of Marijuana Cultivators, Marijuana Product Manufacturers, And Marijuana Retailers; To Provide For Restrictions On Product Labeling And Advertising; To Provide Penalties For Violations; To Pardon Convictions Of Crimes Decriminalized By The Provisions In This Act; And To Define Necessary Terms.

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Title

Marijuana Control Act

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2021-01-12SenateReferred to Committee on Judiciary
2021-01-12SenateIntroduced and read first time
2020-12-09SenateReferred to Committee on Judiciary
2020-12-09SenatePrefiled

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
4453190(n/a)See Bill Text
4453370(n/a)See Bill Text

South Carolina State Sources


Bill Comments

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