Chapter 9.01SUBSTANCE ABUSE

Sections:

9.01.010
Substance abuse – Violation – Penalty.
9.01.010Substance abuse – Violation – Penalty.

In any case arising out of violation of this code where an accused has been convicted of possession of marijuana or an offense relating to the use, possession or consumption of alcohol, there shall be, in addition to any fine levied pursuant to Section 1.16.010 of this code, a penalty in the amount of one hundred dollars per offense, which shall be non-suspendable, and which shall be paid into the police department’s substance abuse prevention fund. The fact that this penalty is imposed in each case shall not in any way reduce the obligation of the accused to pay the fine prescribed by the court. In no case shall the fine pursuant to Section 1.16.010 of this code and the penalty enacted above exceed the total amount of five thousand dollars.