California Health and Safety Code 11360(a)(3)(A)-(D)
(a) Except as otherwise provided by this section or as authorized by law, every person who transports, imports into this state, sells, furnishes, administers, or gives away, or offers to transport, import into this state, sell, furnish, administer, or give away, or attempts to import into this state or transport any marijuana shall be punished as follows:
(3) Notwithstanding paragraph (2), a person 18 years of age or over may be punished by imprisonment pursuant to subdivision (h) of Section 1170 of the Penal Code for a period two, three, or four years if:
(A) the person has one or more prior convictions for an offense specified in clause (iv) of subparagraph (C) of paragraph (2) of subdivision (e) of Section 667 of the Penal Code or for an offense requiring registration pursuant to subdivision (c) of Section 290 of the Penal Code;
(B) the person has two or more prior convictions under paragraph (2);
(C) the offense involved the knowing sale, attempted sale, or the knowing offer to sell, furnish, administer or give away cannabis to a person under the age of 18 years; or
(D) the offense involved the import, offer to import, or attempted import into this state, or the transport for sale, offer to transport for sale, or attempted transport for sale out of this state, of more than 28.5 grams of cannabis or more than four grams of concentrated cannabis.
What does this mean? Adult (18+) Cannafornians bringing in Cannabis from outside of California face additional penalties of up to 4 years of jail time if:
(A) They were convicted of a serious felony as listed in Penal Code 667 (think felony and violence punishable by death) or is a sex offender.
(B) Have been caught twice trying to import Cannabis into California
(C) Involved a minor under 18 years old
(D) Import or Expert of >28.5g of Cannabis or >4g of Concentrated Cannabis
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