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Drug Penalties

1st Offense

All drugs except methamphetamine

Possession of Dangerous Drugs A.R.S. § 13-3407

Class 4 Felony

  • No prison or jail
  • Minimum fine: $750 + 83% surcharge = $1,372.50

Possession of Narcotic Drugs A.R.S. § 13-3408

Class 4 Felony

  • No prison or jail
  • Minimum fine: $750 + 83% surcharge = $1,372.50

Possession of Marijuana A.R.S. § 13-3405

Class 6 Felony*

  • No prison or jail
  • Minimum fine: $750 + 83% surcharge = $1,372.50

Possession of Prescription Drugs  A.R.S. § 13-3406

Class 1 Misdemeanor

  • No prison or jail
  • Minimum fine: $750 + 83% surcharge = $1,372.50

*Class 6 Felony may be reduced to Class 1 Misdemeanor

2nd Offense

All drugs except methamphetamine

Possession of Dangerous Drugs A.R.S. § 13-3407

Class 4 Felony

  • May serve jail up to 1 year (Felony); 6 months (Misdemeanor)
  • Minimum fine: $750 + 83% surcharge = $1,372.50

Possession of Narcotic Drugs A.R.S. § 13-3408

Class 4 Felony

  • May serve jail up to 1 year (Felony); 6 months (Misdemeanor)
  • Minimum fine: $750 + 83% surcharge = $1,372.50

Possession of Marijuana A.R.S. § 13-3405

Class 6 Felony*

  • May serve jail up to 1 year (Felony); 6 months (Misdemeanor)
  • Minimum fine: $750 + 83% surcharge = $1,372.50

Possession of Prescription Drugs  A.R.S. § 13-3406

Class 6 Felony*

  • May serve jail up to 1 year (Felony); 6 months (Misdemeanor)
  • Minimum fine: $750 + 83% surcharge = $1,372.50

*Class 6 Felony may be reduced to Class 1 Misdemeanor

3rd Offense

All drugs except methamphetamine

Possession of Dangerous Drugs A.R.S. § 13-3407

Class 4 Felony

  • May serve jail up to 1 year (Felony); 6 months (Misdemeanor)
  • Minimum fine: $750 + 83% surcharge = $1,372.50

Possession of Narcotic Drugs A.R.S. § 13-3408

Class 4 Felony

  • May serve jail up to 1 year (Felony); 6 months (Misdemeanor)
  • Minimum fine: $750 + 83% surcharge = $1,372.50

Possession of Marijuana A.R.S. § 13-3405

Class 6 Felony*

  • May serve jail up to 1 year (Felony); 6 months (Misdemeanor)
  • Minimum fine: $750 + 83% surcharge = $1,372.50

Possession of Prescription Drugs  A.R.S. § 13-3406

Class 6 Felony*

  • May serve jail up to 1 year (Felony); 6 months (Misdemeanor)
  • Minimum fine: $750 + 83% surcharge = $1,372.50

*Class 6 Felony may be reduced to Class 1 Misdemeanor

Paraphernalia

All drugs except methamphetamine

Possession of Dangerous Drugs A.R.S. § 13-3407

Class 4 Felony

  • May serve jail up to 1 year (Felony); 6 months (Misdemeanor)
  • Minimum fine: $750 + 83% surcharge = $1,372.50

Possession of Narcotic Drugs A.R.S. § 13-3408

Class 4 Felony

  • May serve jail up to 1 year (Felony); 6 months (Misdemeanor)
  • Minimum fine: $750 + 83% surcharge = $1,372.50

Possession of Marijuana A.R.S. § 13-3405

Class 6 Felony*

  • May serve jail up to 1 year (Felony); 6 months (Misdemeanor)
  • Minimum fine: $750 + 83% surcharge = $1,372.50

Possession of Prescription Drugs  A.R.S. § 13-3406

Class 6 Felony*

  • May serve jail up to 1 year (Felony); 6 months (Misdemeanor)
  • Minimum fine: $750 + 83% surcharge = $1,372.50

*Class 6 Felony may be reduced to Class 1 Misdemeanor

Intent to Sell

All drugs except methamphetamine

Possession of Dangerous Drugs A.R.S. § 13-3407

Class 4 Felony

  • May serve jail up to 1 year (Felony); 6 months (Misdemeanor)
  • Minimum fine: $750 + 83% surcharge = $1,372.50

Possession of Narcotic Drugs A.R.S. § 13-3408

Class 4 Felony

  • May serve jail up to 1 year (Felony); 6 months (Misdemeanor)
  • Minimum fine: $750 + 83% surcharge = $1,372.50

Possession of Marijuana A.R.S. § 13-3405

Class 6 Felony*

  • May serve jail up to 1 year (Felony); 6 months (Misdemeanor)
  • Minimum fine: $750 + 83% surcharge = $1,372.50

Possession of Prescription Drugs  A.R.S. § 13-3406

Class 6 Felony*

  • May serve jail up to 1 year (Felony); 6 months (Misdemeanor)
  • Minimum fine: $750 + 83% surcharge = $1,372.50

*Class 6 Felony may be reduced to Class 1 Misdemeanor

Drug

Threshold Amount 13-3401*

Methamphetamine 9 grams
Cocaine 9 grams
LSD 1/2 ml (liquid form), 50 dosage units (blotter form)
Marijuana 2 pounds
PCP 4 grams or 50 ml

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