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General Assembly



January Session, 2011

LCO No. 8274



Offered by:


SEN. BOUCHER, 26th Dist.


To: Subst. Senate Bill No. 1014

File No. 638

Cal. No. 396

Strike section 1 in its entirety and insert the following in lieu thereof:

"Section 1. (NEW) (Effective July 1, 2011) Any person who possesses or has under his control less than one-half ounce of a cannabis-type substance, as defined in section 21a-240 of the general statutes, except as authorized in chapter 420b of the general statutes, shall (1) be fined not less than one hundred dollars or more than two hundred dollars for a first offense, and (2) be fined not less than two hundred dollars or more than five hundred dollars for a second or subsequent offense. "