Idaho Legislature Unanimously Votes to Repeal Marijuana Possession Laws for Minors

Idaho’s Legislature has unanimously passed a proposal to repeal the state’s marijuana possession laws for minors.

Senate Bill 1013Repeals existing law relating to possession of marijuana or drug paraphernalia by a minor, the use of controlled substances, and fines”, according to its official summary. It was passed by the Senate last month with a 34 to 0 vote, and passed the House of Representatives Thursday with a 70 to 0 vote. It now goes to Governor Butch Otter for consideration.

The “cleanup” measure states:

Be It  Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Idaho:
         SECTION 1. That Section 18-1502C ,Idaho Code, be, and the same is hereby repealed.

 

The full one-page bill can be found on the Idaho Legislature’s website by clicking here.

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