Kentucky

Possession of Marijuana

Amount Penalty Fines Jail Time
less than 8 ounces misdemeanor up to $250 up to 45 days

Marijuana Sales

Amount Penalty Fines Jail Time Additional penalties that may apply
less than 8 ounces misdemeanor up to $500 up to one year subsequent offense(s) is a felony, with 1-5 years imprisonment and up to $10,000 fine
between 8 oz. & 5 lbs. felony between $1,000 & up to $10,000 between one and five years subsequent offense(s) is a felony, with 5-10 years imprisonment and up to $10,000 fine
5 lbs. or more felony between $1,000 & up to $10,000 between five and ten years subsequent offense(s) is a felony with 10-20 years imprisonment and up to $10,000 fine
to a minor felony between $1,000 & up to $10,000 between five and ten years n/a
within 1,000 yards of a school/park felony between $1,000 & up to $10,000 between one and five years n/a

Penalties for Driving Under the Influence of Marijuana

Number of Convictions Fines Jail Time Additional penalties that may apply
First conviction a fine of between $200 & $500 between 48 hours and 30 days in jail n/a
Second conviction (within 5 years) a fine of between $350 & $500 between seven days and six months in jail n/a
Third conviction (within 5 years) a fine of between $500 & $1,000 between 48 hours and 30 days in jail n/a
Fourth or subsequent convictions (within 5 years) a fine of between $1,000 & $10,000 mandatory minimum of 240 days in jail (and up to 5 years in prison) n/a