Cocaine; unlawful manufacturing, distribution, etc., penalty. (SB37)

Introduced By

Sen. Roscoe Reynolds (D-Martinsville)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Manufacturing, selling, giving, distributing, or possessing with intent to manufacture, sell, give, or distribute cocaine; penalties. Provides that any person who manufactures, sells, gives, distributes, or possesses cocaine with intent to manufacture, sell, give, or distribute it shall, in addition to any other punishment provided therefor, receive a mandatory minimum term of imprisonment of five years for a first offense, 10 years for a second offense, and 15 years for a third or subsequent offense. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
12/21/2005Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 063544808
12/21/2005Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/05/2006Fiscal impact statement from VCSC (SB37)
01/16/2006Passed by indefinitely in Courts of Justice (12-Y 1-N)