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Reference: 1300177

Charge

Cultivate cannabis

Law

Controlled Substances Act 1984, s 33K

(1) A person who —

 (a) cultivates a controlled plant (other than a cannabis plant); or
 (ab) cultivates a cannabis plant by artificially enhanced cultivation; or
 (b) cultivates more than the prescribed number of cannabis plants; or
 (c) cultivates a cannabis plant intending to supply the plant or to supply or

administer any product of the plant to another person,

is guilty of an offence.

 

Maximum Penalty

$2000 or 2 Years Imprisonment or both

Penalty Received

No conviction

Circumstances

  • WATTLE PARK
  • Produced for personal use
  • Previously charged in 2012 with cultivate cannabis – no conviction
  • Had plans to travel to USA where drug conviction would preclude granting of Visa