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1995 SESSION

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HB 1449 Drug offenses.

Introduced by: J. Paul Councill, Jr. | all patrons    ...    notes | add to my profiles

SUMMARY:

Drug offenses. Expands current provision which makes possession of a firearm while in possession of a Schedule I or II controlled substance punishable as a Class 6 felony. The bill covers possession of any dangerous weapon while engaged in the unlawful sale, transportation, distribution or possession with intent to sell or distribute Schedule I or II substances or marijuana. The new provision is modeled after 4.1-318 (violation of ABC laws by armed person) and the penalty (Class 6 felony) is the same.


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