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ACT SUMMARY 2007-2008

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ACT NO. 187


Sale of illegal drugs

This act reduces by half the amount of drugs necessary to trigger trafficking penalties for cocaine and heroin. The act also creates a new crime for permitting a dwelling, building, or structure to be used for the purpose of illegally dispensing or selling drugs. Lastly, the act directs the Vermont sentencing commission to review current state practices regarding sentencing for drug offenses, prevention and treatment of drug abuse, and investigation, prosecution, and punishment for drug crimes

Effective Date: July 1, 2008.

Published by:

The Vermont General Assembly
115 State Street
Montpelier, Vermont