2009-2010 session

SB 1449 ( Leno )

Marijuana: possession.

An act to amend Section 11357 of the Health and Safety Code, and to amend Section 23222 of the Vehicle Code, relating to controlled substances.
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Status:
Chaptered Sept. 30, 2010
Chaptered  
Location:
Secretary of State
Scheduled hearings:
None
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Digest:  Existing law provides that, except as authorized by law, every person who possesses not more than 28.5 grams of marijuana, other than concentrated cannabis, is guilty of a misdemeanor and shall be punished by a fine of not more than $100. This same ... »More

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Location: Governor Governor
Sept. 30, 2010
Approved by Governor.
 Version: Chaptered
Sept. 8, 2010
Enrolled. To Governor at 4 p.m.
Sept. 2, 2010
 Version: Enrolled
Aug. 30, 2010
 Vote: Assembly Floor
Ayes: 43
Noes: 33
Abstain: 2
Aug. 30, 2010
Read third time. Passed. (Ayes 43. Noes 33. Page 6842.) To Senate.
June 25, 2010
June 24, 2010
Read second time. To third reading.
June 23, 2010
(Heard in committee on June 22.)
June 22, 2010
 Vote: Asm Public Safety
Ayes: 4
Noes: 1
Abstain: 2
June 21, 2010
June 10, 2010
To Com. on PUB. S.
June 3, 2010
 Vote: Senate Floor
Ayes: 21
Noes: 13
Abstain: 4
June 3, 2010
Read third time. Passed. (Ayes 21. Noes 13. Page 3785.) To Assembly.
April 21, 2010
Read second time. To third reading.
April 20, 2010
From committee: Do pass. (Ayes 5. Noes 2. Page 3310.)
 Vote: Sen Public Safety
Ayes: 5
Noes: 2
Abstain: 0
 Vote: Sen Public Safety
Ayes: 5
Noes: 2
Abstain: 0
April 19, 2010
April 5, 2010
From committee with author's amendments. Read second time. Amended. Re-referred to Com. on PUB. S.
 Version: Amended Senate
April 1, 2010
Set for hearing April 20.
March 11, 2010
To Com. on PUB. S.
Feb. 21, 2010
From print. May be acted upon on or after March 23.
Feb. 19, 2010
Introduced. Read first time. To Com. on RLS. for assignment. To print.
 Version: Introduced
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New year, new laws: A sampling of the nearly 750 bills that were signed into law in 2010
Sacramento Bee, Jan. 1, 2011
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New year, new laws: A sampling of the nearly 750 bills that were signed into law in 2010
Sacramento Bee, Jan. 1, 2011
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New CA Laws Include Health Reforms
KCRA 3, Dec. 28, 2010
... s than a speeding ticket. The maximum penalty of a $100 fine and no jail time does not change under SB1449 by Sen. Mark Leno, D-San Francisco. However, reducing the crime from a misdemeanor to an infraction means offenders will no longer face arrest, a criminal record and having t ...

New pot possession law takes effect Saturday
KXTV Sacramento, Dec. 27, 2010
... an infraction that comes with the same price tag. St. Sen. Mark Leno, D-San Francisco, introduced SB 1449 and when Gov. Schwarzenegger signed it in the fall, he said California simply cannot afford to prosecute a crime that carries the same punishment as traffic ticket. To Carla ...

New laws will allow California to begin health reforms
Bakersfield Californian, Dec. 26, 2010
... s than a speeding ticket. The maximum penalty of a $100 fine and no jail time does not change under SB1449 by Sen. Mark Leno, D-San Francisco. However, reducing the crime from a misdemeanor to an infraction means offenders will no longer face arrest, a criminal record and having t ...

STATE: New laws will allow California to begin health reforms
North County Times, Dec. 26, 2010
... than a speeding ticket. The maximum penalty of a $100 fine and no jail time does not change under SB1449 by Sen. Mark Leno, D-San Francisco. However, reducing the crime from a misdemeanor to an infraction means offenders will no longer face arrest, a criminal record and having ...

New Calif. laws to begin health reforms
KGO-TV, Dec. 26, 2010
... s than a speeding ticket. The maximum penalty of a $100 fine and no jail time does not change under SB1449 by Sen. Mark Leno, D-San Francisco. However, reducing the crime from a misdemeanor to an infraction means offenders will no longer face arrest, a criminal record and having t ...

New laws will allow Calif. to begin health reforms
Fresno Bee, Dec. 26, 2010
... s than a speeding ticket. The maximum penalty of a $100 fine and no jail time does not change under SB1449 by Sen. Mark Leno, D-San Francisco. However, reducing the crime from a misdemeanor to an infraction means offenders will no longer face arrest, a criminal record and having t ...

New laws will allow Calif. to begin health reforms
San Diego Union-Tribune, Dec. 26, 2010
... s than a speeding ticket. The maximum penalty of a $100 fine and no jail time does not change under SB1449 by Sen. Mark Leno, D-San Francisco. However, reducing the crime from a misdemeanor to an infraction means offenders will no longer face arrest, a criminal record and having t ...

New laws will allow Calif. to begin health reforms
North County Times, Dec. 26, 2010
... than a speeding ticket. The maximum penalty of a $100 fine and no jail time does not change under SB1449 by Sen. Mark Leno, D-San Francisco. However, reducing the crime from a misdemeanor to an infraction means offenders will no longer face arrest, a criminal record and having ...



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