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Florida  Marijuana Laws

Recreational Marijuana Laws: Marijuana is illegal for recreational use in the state of Georgia
Penalty Details
Possession
Possession of 20 grams or less of cannabis is a misdemeanor punishable by a maximum sentence of 1 year imprisonment and a maximum fine of $1,000.

Possession of more than 20 grams of cannabis is a felony punishable by a maximum sentence of 5 years imprisonment and a maximum fine of $5,000.

Any person who is knowingly in active or constructive possession of 25 pounds or less of cannabis is a felony punishable by a maximum sentence of 5 years imprisonment and a maximum fine of $5,000.

Any person who is knowingly in active or constructive possession of more than 25 pounds – 2,000 pounds of cannabis (or 300-2,000 plants) is a felony punishable by a mandatory minimum sentence of 3 years imprisonment and a maximum sentence of 15 years imprisonment and a maximum fine of $25,000.

Any person who is knowingly in active or constructive possession of 2,000 pounds – less than 10,000 pounds of cannabis (or 2,000-10,000 plants) is a felony punishable by a mandatory minimum sentence of 7 years and a maximum sentence of 30 years imprisonment as well as a maximum fine of $50,000.

Any person who is knowingly in active or constructive possession of 10,000 pounds of cannabis or more is a felony punishable by a mandatory minimum sentence of 15 years imprisonment and a maximum sentence of 30 years imprisonment as well as a maximum fine of $200,000.

Sale or delivery within 1,000 feet of a school, college, park, or other specified areas is a felony punishable by a maximum sentence of 15 years imprisonment and a maximum fine of $10,000.

Sale/Delivery
The delivery of 20 grams or less without remuneration is a misdemeanor punishable by a maximum sentence of 1-year imprisonment and a maximum fine of $1,000.
The sale of 25 pounds or less of cannabis is a felony punishable by a maximum sentence of 5 years imprisonment and a maximum fine of $5,000.
The sale of more than 25 pounds- less than 2,000 pounds of cannabis (or 300-2,000 plants) is a felony punishable by a mandatory minimum sentence of 3 years imprisonment and a maximum sentence of 15 years imprisonment and a maximum fine of $25,000.

The sale of 2,000 pounds – less than 10,000 pounds of cannabis (or 2,000-10,000 plants) is a felony punishable by a mandatory minimum sentence of 7 years and a maximum sentence of 30 years imprisonment as well as a maximum fine of $50,000.

The sale of 10,000 pounds or more of cannabis is a felony punishable by a mandatory minimum sentence of 15 years imprisonment and a maximum sentence of 30 years imprisonment as well as a maximum fine of $200,000.

Sale or delivery of cannabis within 1,000 feet of a school, college, park, or other specified areas is a felony punishable by a maximum sentence of 15 years imprisonment and a maximum fine of $10,000.

Hash & Concentrates
Hashish or concentrates are considered schedule I narcotics in Florida.

Possession of hashish or concentrates is a felony in the third degree. A felony of the third degree is punishable by a term of imprisonment no greater than 5 years and a fine no greater than $5,000.

Possessing more than 3 grams of hash, selling, manufacturing, delivering, or possessing with intent to sell, manufacture or deliver, hashish or concentrates is a felony of the third degree. A felony of the third degree is punishable by a term of imprisonment no greater than 5 years and a fine no greater than $5,000.

The offense is charged as a felony of the second degree if the offense occurred:

Within 1,000 feet of a child care facility between 6 A.M. and 12 midnight;
Within 1,000 feet of a park or community center;
Within 1,000 feet of a college, university or other postsecondary educational institute;
Within 1,000 feet of any church or place of worship that conducts religious activities;
Within 1,000 feet of any convenience business;
Within 1,000 feet of public housing;
Within 1,000 feet or an assisted living facility.
A felony of the second degree is punishable by a term of imprisonment no greater than 15 years and a fine no greater than $10,000.

Florida defines any product, equipment, or device used to make hashish or concentrates as drug paraphernalia.

Paraphernalia
Possession of drug paraphernalia is a misdemeanor in the first degree, punishable by a maximum sentence of one 1-year imprisonment and a maximum fine of $1,000.

Miscellaneous
Conviction causes a driver’s license suspension for a period of 1 year

Medical Marijuana Laws:

QUALIFYING CONDITIONS
Cancer
Muscle spasms
Seizures
Terminal illness (patients diagnosed with no more than 12-months to live)

PATIENT POSSESSION LIMITS
State-qualified patients, except in cases where those are diagnosed with a terminal illness, may possess cannabis strains containing ten percent or more of CBD and no more than eight-tenths of one percent of THC. Terminally ill patients may possess strains higher in THC, but these strains must be obtained from a state-licensed producer/dispensary.

HOME CULTIVATION
No

STATE-LICENSED DISPENSARIES
Yes, up to five facilities to dispense high-CBD strains to state-qualified patients.

STATE-LICENSED DISPENSARIES OPERATIONAL
Yes, home delivery from state-licensed dispensaries is also permitted.

CAREGIVERS
No

ESTIMATED NUMBER OF REGISTERED PATIENTS
26,968

RECIPROCITY
No