February 1

Municipal Code Tune Up Time-Personal Use

By Maureen Juran Many, if not most, municipalities have prohibitions in their municipal codes against possession of small amounts of marijuana and/or drug paraphernalia. These are relatively common municipal ordinance citations written into the municipal court. Of particular importance to law enforcement, Amendment 64 changes existing Colorado law regarding personal use or possession of marijuana.

February 1

Amendment 64 FAQs

By Jill Hassman 1. Q: Is marijuana now an exception to DUI laws? A: No, it is still illegal to drive while under the influence of marijuana. See C.R.S. § 42-4-1301. 2. Q: What happens if the DOR does not adopt its licensing regulations by July 1, 2013? A: Local governments can step in as.