Possession of Drug Paraphernalia in Florida
Florida Paraphernalia Laws
In Florida, possession of drug paraphernalia is considered a first-degree misdemeanor. Under Florida law, "paraphernalia" is defined as any equipment, product, item, or material intended for the processing, production, or use of a controlled substance.
Possession of drug paraphernalia in Florida penalties:
- Up to 12 months in jail
- A minimum fine of $1,000
Additionally, if you are placed on probation, you will most likely be ordered to submit to randomized drug testing and enroll in a court-approved drug evaluation program.
Types of Paraphernalia in Florida
The most common types of drug paraphernalia include: