2012 Regular Session


File Code: Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Sponsored By:
Delegates Vitale and Eckardt
Crimes - Synthetic Cannabinoid - Schedule I - Penalties


Listing specified chemical compounds, known as synthetic cannabinoids, on Schedule I for purposes of designating controlled dangerous substances that may not be legally used, possessed, or distributed; prohibiting a person from knowingly or intentionally possessing a specified synthetic cannabinoid; prohibiting a person from manufacturing, selling, distributing, or possessing with intent to sell or distribute a specified synthetic cannabinoid; establishing penalties, etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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House Action
First Reading Judiciary
Hearing 3/6 at 1:00 p.m.
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Cathy Vitale, District 33A
Delegate Adelaide C. Eckardt, District 37B

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Controlled Dangerous Substances -see also- Drugs; Subst Abus
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Criminal Law
( 5-402 , 5-711 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered