NJ 2C:35-5.3. Manufacturing Rohypnol (“Date Rape Drug”).

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NJ Statute: 2C:35-5.3.  Manufacturing, etc. flunitrazepam; penalties.

  1. Except as authorized by P.L.1970, c.226 (C.24:21-1 et seq.), it is unlawful for any person knowingly or purposely to manufacture, distribute or dispense, or to possess or have under his control with intent to manufacture, distribute or dispense flunitrazepam.
  2. A person who violates subsection a. of this section  with respect to flunitrazepam in a quantity of one gram or more is guilty of a crime of the first degree and, notwithstanding the provisions of N.J.S.2C:43-3 or any other law, a fine of up to $250,000.00 may be imposed upon the person.

A person  who violates subsection a. of this section  with respect to flunitrazepam in a quantity of less than one gram is guilty of a crime of the second degree and, notwithstanding the provisions of N.J.S.2C:43-3 or any other law, a fine of up to $150,000.00 may be imposed upon the person.

L.1997,c. 194, s.5.

AKA: NJ Criminal Charge 2C:35-5.3, Violation 2C:35-5.3, Offense 2C:35-5.3

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Disclaimer: A copy of this statute has been provided for your information. This wording was current from the NJ website lis.njleg.state.nj.us as of August 2012.

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