2006 Kansas Code - 65-4162

      65-4162.   Unlawful acts relating to possession of depressants, stimulants or hallucinogenic drugs or other substances; penalties. (a) Except as authorized by the uniform controlled substances act, it shall be unlawful for any person to possess or have under such person's control:

      (1)   Any depressant designated in subsection (e) of K.S.A. 65-4105, subsection (e) of K.S.A. 65-4107, subsection (b) or (c) of K.S.A. 65-4109 or subsection (b) of K.S.A. 65-4111, and amendments thereto;

      (2)   any stimulant designated in subsection (f) of K.S.A. 65-4105, subsection (d)(2), (d)(4) or (f)(2) of K.S.A. 65-4107 or subsection (e) of K.S.A. 65-4109, and amendments thereto;

      (3)   any hallucinogenic drug designated in subsection (d) of K.S.A. 65-4105 and amendments thereto or designated in subsection (g) of K.S.A. 65-4107 and amendments thereto or designated in subsection (g) of K.S.A. 65-4109 and amendments thereto;

      (4)   any substance designated in subsection (g) of K.S.A. 65-4105, and amendments thereto, and designated in subsection (c), (d), (e), (f) or (g) of K.S.A. 65-4111 and amendments thereto; or

      (5)   any anabolic steroids as defined in subsection (f) of K.S.A. 65-4109, and amendments thereto.

      Except as otherwise provided, any person who violates this subsection shall be guilty of a class A nonperson misdemeanor. If any person has a prior conviction under this section, a conviction for a substantially similar offense from another jurisdiction or a conviction of a violation of an ordinance of any city or resolution of any county for a substantially similar offense if the substance involved was marijuana or tetrahydrocannabinol as designated in subsection (d) of K.S.A. 65-4105 and amendments thereto, then such person shall be guilty of a drug severity level 4 felony.

      (b)   It shall not be a defense to charges arising under this section that the defendant was acting in an agency relationship on behalf of any other party in a transaction involving a controlled substance.

      (c)   For purposes of the uniform controlled substances act, the prohibitions contained in this section shall apply to controlled substance analogs as defined in subsection (bb) of K.S.A. 65-4101 and amendments thereto.

      (d)   The provisions of this section shall be part of and supplemental to the uniform controlled substances act.

      History:   L. 1994, ch. 291, § 87; L. 1994, ch. 338, § 3; L. 1995, ch. 218, § 2; L. 2000, ch. 108, § 5; Apr. 27.

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