2017 Maryland Code
Criminal Law
Title 5 - Controlled Dangerous Substances, Prescriptions, and Other Substances
Subtitle 6 - Crimes Involving Controlled Dangerous Substances and Paraphernalia
Part I - Primary Crimes
§ 5-608.1. Penalties -- Distribution of fentanyl and fentanyl mixtures.

  • (a) Violation of § 5-602. -- A person may not knowingly violate § 5-602 of this subtitle with:
    • (1) a mixture that contains heroin and a detectable amount of fentanyl or any analogue of fentanyl; or
    • (2) fentanyl or any analogue of fentanyl.
  • (b) Penalty. -- A person who violates this section is guilty of a felony and, in addition to any other penalty imposed for a violation of § 5-602 of this subtitle, on conviction is subject to imprisonment not exceeding 10 years.
  • (c) Consecutive sentencing. -- A sentence imposed under this section shall be consecutive to and not concurrent with any other sentence imposed under any other provision of law.
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