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2015 Regular Session
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Bill Title: Relating to marijuana; declaring an emergency.
Catchline/Summary: Prohibits retail sellers of marijuana for recreational use and medical marijuana facilities from being located within 1,000 feet of certified child care facility or preschool recorded program.
Makes prohibitions operative January 1, 2016. Creates crimes of unlawful manufacture of marijuana within 1,000 feet of child care facility or preschool recorded program and unlawful delivery of marijuana within 1,000 feet of child care facility or preschool recorded program. Punishes by maximum 20 years' imprisonment, $375,000 fine, or both. Creates crime of possession or use of marijuana at or near child care facility or preschool recorded program. Punishes by maximum five years' imprisonment, $125,000 fine, or both. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
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Fiscal Impact: May Have Fiscal Impact, But No Statement Yet Issued
Revenue Impact: No Revenue Impact
Measure Analysis: Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements
Current Location: In Senate Committee
Current Committee: Senate Committee On Judiciary
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Potential Conflicts of Interest/Vote Explanations: Potential Conflicts of Interest/Vote Explanation Documents
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