Penalties for Possession of Marijuana in Texas/*

Marijuana Possession Penalty Laws

Weight Classification Penalty
2 ounces or less Class B misdemeanor Up to 180 days in a county jail and/or fine of up to $2000
More than 2 ounces Class A misdemeanor Up to 1 year in a county jail and/or a fine up to $4,000
More than 4 ounces but less than 5 pounds State jail felony 180 days to 2 years in state jail and/or fine up to $10,000
More than 5 pounds but less than 50 pounds 3rd degree felony 2 to 10 years in state prison and/or fines up to $10,000
More than 50 pounds but less 2000 pounds 2nd degree felony 2 to 20 years in state prison and/or fines up to $10,000
More than 2,000 pounds Enhanced first-degree felony 5 to 99 years and a fine of not more than $50,000