House Bill

HB 1043:

Increases sentences for some fentanyl offenses

Not Bipartisan

Bill Primary sponsors

Representative Mark Berry

Senator Gary Stubblefield



Filed 12.27.22

Full Bill Title

An act to amend penalties for offenses involving fentanyl; To enhance sentences for certain offenses involving fentanyl; And for other purposes.


What it does

This bill enhance the penalties for certain fentanyl-related offenses. It would require that anyone convicted of delivering, manufacturing, or trafficking of fentanyl must be sentenced to

  • At least 30 years in prison; or
  • Life in prison with eligibility for parole no sooner than 30 years if fentanyl caused the death of the receiver

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