Kansas Statutes Annotated
Updated Through the 2013 Legislative Session

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Statute Number:21-6808
Chapter Title:CRIMES AND PUNISHMENTS
Article Title:REVISED SENTENCING GUIDELINES
Tax Type:All
Brief Description: Crime severity scale for drug crimes, application; presumptive
sentences.
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21-6808. Crime severity scale for drug crimes, application; presumptive sentences. (a) The crime severity scale contained in the sentencing guidelines grid for drug offenses as provided in K.S.A. 2012 Supp. 21-6805, and amendments thereto, consists of 5 levels of crimes. Crimes listed within each level are considered to be relatively equal in severity. Level 1 crimes are the most severe crimes and level 5 crimes are the least severe crimes.

(b) The provisions of this section shall also be applicable to the presumptive sentences for anticipatory crimes as provided in K.S.A. 2012 Supp. 21-5301, 21-5302 and 21-5303, and amendments thereto.

History: L. 2010, ch. 136, 289; L. 2012, ch. 150, 34; July 1.



Date Composed: 01/15/2013 Date Modified: 01/15/2013

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