Delivery of Marijuana / Punishment

Punishment for the offense of Delivery of Marijuana in violation of the Texas Controlled Substance Act / Health and Safety Code §481.120 is as follows:

•  1/4 ounce or less without remuneration

– Class B Misdemeanor

Punishable by confinement in the county jail for a term not to exceed 180 days and/or a fine not to exceed $2,000.00.

•  1/4 ounce or less with remuneration

– Class A Misdemeanor

Punishable by confinement in the county jail for a term not to exceed one year and/or a fine not to exceed $4,000.00.

•  5 pounds or less but more than 1/4 ounce

– State Jail Felony

Punishable by confinement in a state jail for any term of not more than 2 years or less than 180 days and a fine not to exceed $10,000.00.

•  50 pounds or less but more than 5 pounds

– Second Degree Felony

Punishable by imprisonment in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice for any term of not more than 20 years or less than 2 years and a fine not to exceed $10,000.00.

•  2,000 pounds or less but more than 50 pounds

– First Degree Felony

Punishable by imprisonment in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice for life or for any term of not more than 99 years or less than 5 years and a fine not to exceed $10,000.00.

•  More than 2,000 pounds

– Special Class Felony

Punishable by imprisonment in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice for life or a term of not more than 99 years or less than 10 years and a fine not to exceed $100,000.00.