SB 562 Methamphetamine; manufacturing, selling, giving, and distributing thereof, penalty.
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Summary as enacted with Governor's Recommendation: (all summaries)
Manufacturing, selling, giving, distributing of methamphetamine; penalty.  Provides that, notwithstanding any other provision of law, any person who manufactures, sells, gives, distributes, or possesses with intent to manufacture, sell, give, or distribute 28 grams or more of a mixture or substance containing a detectable amount of methamphetamine, its salts, isomers, or salts of its isomers is guilty of a felony punishable by a fine of not more than $500,000 and imprisonment for not less than five nor more than 40 years, three years of which shall be a mandatory minimum term of imprisonment to be served consecutively with any other sentence. The bill also provides that, notwithstanding any other provision of law, any person who manufactures, sells, gives, distributes, or possesses with intent to manufacture, sell, give, or distribute 227 grams or more of a mixture or substance containing a detectable amount of methamphetamine, its salts, isomers, or salts of its isomers is guilty of a felony punishable by a fine of not more than $1,000,000 and imprisonment for not less than five years nor more than life, five years of which shall be a mandatory minimum term of imprisonment to be served consecutively with any other sentence. This bill is identical to HB 931.

Full text:
01/09/08  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 086253288  pdf | impact statement
01/31/08  Senate: Printed as engrossed 086253288-E  pdf | impact statement
03/24/08  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB562ER)  pdf | impact statement
04/23/08  Senate: Reenrolled bill text (SB562ER2)  pdf
04/23/08  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0874)  pdf

Amendments:
House amendments
House amendments engrossed
Senate amendments
Conference amendments
Governor's recommendation

Status:
01/09/08  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 086253288
01/09/08  Senate: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/14/08  Senate: Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
01/23/08  Senate: Reported from Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N)
01/23/08  Senate: Rereferred to Finance
01/29/08  Senate: Reported from Finance with amendment (16-Y 0-N)
01/30/08  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
01/31/08  Senate: Read second time
01/31/08  Senate: Reading of amendment waived
01/31/08  Senate: Committee amendment agreed to
01/31/08  Senate: Engrossed by Senate as amended SB562E
01/31/08  Senate: Printed as engrossed 086253288-E
02/01/08  Senate: Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/01/08  Senate: Communicated to House
02/12/08  House: Placed on Calendar
02/12/08  House: Read first time
02/12/08  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/14/08  House: Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
02/15/08  House: Reported from Courts of Justice with amendment (19-Y 0-N)
02/15/08  House: Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/19/08  House: Assigned App. sub: Public Safety (Sherwood)
02/27/08  House: Reported from Appropriations (23-Y 0-N)
02/29/08  House: Read second time
03/03/08  House: Read third time
03/03/08  House: Committee amendment agreed to
03/03/08  House: Engrossed by House as amended
03/03/08  House: Passed House with amendment BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
03/03/08  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N)
03/05/08  Senate: House amendment rejected by Senate (4-Y 36-N)
03/06/08  House: House insisted on amendment
03/06/08  House: House requested conference committee
03/06/08  Senate: Senate acceded to request (40-Y 0-N)
03/06/08  Senate: Conferees appointed by Senate
03/06/08  Senate: Senators: Obenshain, Puckett, Deeds
03/06/08  House: Conferees appointed by House
03/06/08  House: Delegates: Gilbert, Albo, Watts
03/07/08  Senate: Reading of conference report waived
03/07/08  Senate: Conference report agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N)
03/08/08  House: Passed by temporarily
03/08/08  House: Conference report agreed to by House (89-Y 0-N)
03/08/08  House: VOTE: --- ADOPTION (89-Y 0-N)
03/24/08  Senate: Enrolled
03/24/08  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB562ER)
03/24/08  House: Signed by Speaker
03/26/08  Senate: Signed by President
04/11/08  Senate: Governor's recommendation received by Senate
04/22/08  Senate: Placed on Calendar
04/23/08  Senate: Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 0-N)
04/23/08  House: House concurred in Governor's recommendation (98-Y 0-N)
04/23/08  House: VOTE: --- ADOPTION (98-Y 0-N)
04/23/08  Governor: Governor's recommendation adopted
04/23/08  Senate: Reenrolled
04/23/08  Senate: Reenrolled bill text (SB562ER2)
04/23/08  Senate: Signed by President as reenrolled
04/23/08  House: Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/23/08  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 874 (effective 7/1/08)
04/23/08  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0874)