Markell Delaware marijuana decriminalization bill

06/22/2015 – 4:20

delawareSource:  Delaware Online

The bill, sponsored by Rep. Helene Keeley, D-Wilmington, allows Delawareans to possess up to an ounce of marijuana and use the drug privately without facing criminal sanctions, although police can confiscate the drugs.

Criminal penalties for simple possession will be replaced with a $100 civil fine. The law takes effect six months after Markell’s signature.

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