34-20G-76. False statement to law enforcement official about medical use of cannabis as misdemeanor.

A person who intentionally makes a false statement to a law enforcement official about any fact or circumstance relating to the medical use of cannabis to avoid arrest or prosecution is guilty of a Class 2 misdemeanor. The penalty is in addition to any other penalty that may apply for making a false statement or for the possession, cultivation, or sale of cannabis not protected by this chapter. If a person convicted of violating this section is a cardholder, the person is disqualified from being a cardholder under this chapter.

Source: Initiated Measure No. 26, approved Nov. 3, 2020, eff. Jul. 1, 2021.