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Cannabis Control Act

720 ILCS 550 (Cannabis Control Act)

Section 5

Except as otherwise provided in the Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act, it is unlawful for any person knowingly to manufacture, deliver, possess with intent to deliver, or manufacture cannabis. Any person who violates this Section with respect to:

a) not more than 2.5 grams of any substance containing cannabis is guilty of a Class B misdemeanor;

b) more than 2.5 grams but not more than 10 grams of any substance containing cannabis is guilty of a Class A misdemeanor;

c) more than 10 grams but not more than 30 grams of any substance containing cannabis is guilty of a Class 4 felony;

d) more than 30 grams but not more than 500 grams of any substance containing cannabis is guilty of a Class 3 felony for which a fine not to exceed $50,000 may be imposed;

e) more than 500 grams but not more than 2,000 grams of any substance containing cannabis is guilty of a Class 2 felony for which a fine not to exceed $100,000 may be imposed;

f) more than 2,000 grams but not more than 5,000 grams of any substance containing cannabis is guilty of a Class 1 felony for which a fine not to exceed $150,000 may be imposed;

g) more than 5,000 grams of any substance containing cannabis is guilty of a Class X felony for which a fine not to exceed $200,000 may be imposed.

 

Section 7

Any person who is at least 18 years of age who violates Section 5 of the CCA by delivering cannabis to a person under 18 years of age who is at least 3 years his junior may be sentenced to imprisonment for a term up to twice the maximum term otherwise authorized by Section 5 of the CCA.