Drug Misuse and Trafficking Act 1985 No 226
Current version for 23 October 2014 to date (accessed 22 December 2014 at 20:56)

32   Penalty for offences dealt with on indictment not involving commercial quantities

(1)  Except as provided by sections 30 and 31, the penalty for:
(a)  an offence under section 23 (1),
(b)  an offence under section 24 (1),
(c)  an offence under section 25 (1) or (1A),
(d)  an offence under section 26 of conspiring to commit an offence referred to in paragraph (a), (b) or (c),
(e)  an offence under section 27 of aiding, abetting, counselling, procuring, soliciting or inciting the commission of an offence referred to in paragraph (a), (b) or (c), or
(f)  an offence under section 28 of conspiring to commit, or of aiding, abetting, counselling, procuring, soliciting or inciting the commission of, an offence under a law in force outside New South Wales which corresponds to section 23 (1), 24 (1) or 25 (1) or (1A),
is:
(g)  except as provided by paragraph (h), a fine of 2,000 penalty units or imprisonment for a term of 15 years, or both, or
(h)  where the offence relates to cannabis plant or cannabis leaf, a fine of 2,000 penalty units or imprisonment for a term of 10 years, or both.
(2)  Chapter 5 of the Criminal Procedure Act 1986 (which relates to the summary disposal of certain indictable offences unless an election is made to proceed on indictment) applies to and in respect of an offence referred to in subsection (1) where the offence relates to cannabis plant or cannabis leaf. If such an offence is dealt with summarily, the maximum penalty for the offence is a fine of 100 penalty units or imprisonment for 2 years, or both.
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