1. A person is guilty of illegal importation of scheduled drugs if the person intentionally or knowingly brings, carries or transports a scheduled drug other than marijuana into the State from another state or country, unless the person is authorized to import or to possess the scheduled drug under Title 22 or Title 32 or under any law of the United States, of another state or of a foreign country.
[ 2001, c. 428, §1 (NEW) .]
Terms Used In Maine Revised Statutes Title 17-A Sec. 1118
- Marijuana: includes the leaves, stems, flowers and seeds of all species of the plant genus cannabis, whether growing or not; but shall not include the resin extracted from any part of such plant and every compound, manufacture, salt, derivative, mixture or preparation from such resin including hashish and further, shall not include the mature stalks of such plant, fiber produced from such stalks, oil or cake made from the seeds of such plant, any other compound, manufacture, salt, derivative, mixture or preparation of such mature stalks, fiber, oil or cake or the sterilized seed of such plant which is incapable of germination. See Maine Revised Statutes Title 26 Sec. 1418-I
- United States: includes territories and the District of Columbia. See Maine Revised Statutes Title 15 Sec. 225
2. A violation of this section is:
A. A Class B crime if the drug is a schedule W drug; and [2015, c. 485, §2 (AMD).]
B. A Class C crime if the drug is a schedule X, Y or Z drug. [2015, c. 485, §2 (AMD).]
[ 2015, c. 485, §2 (AMD) .]
2001, c. 428, §1 (NEW). 2015, c. 485, §2 (AMD).