UtahUtah is a state with harsh marijuana laws.  Due to this, residents of the Beehive State should educate themselves on local paraphernalia laws in order to better protect themselves from fines and jail time.

Here is Utah’s Occupations & Professions Code 58-37a-5 in its entirety.



Utah Marijuana Laws
Offense Penalty Incarceration   Max. Fine  
Less than 1 oz misdemeanor 6 mos $1,000
1 oz - 1 lb misdemeanor 1 year $2,500
1 - 100 lbs felony 5 years $5,000
More than 100 lbs felony 1 - 15 years $10,000
Any amount felony 5 years $5,000
In the presence of a minor or within 1000 ft of a school and other designated public areas is subject to increased penalties.
Hash & Concentrates
Penalties for hashish are the same as for marijuana. Please see the marijuana penalties section for further details.
Possession of paraphernalia misdemeanor 6 mos $1,000
Sale of paraphernalia misdemeanor 1 year $2,500
To a minor felony 5 years $5,000
Any conviction will result in a driver's license suspension for 6 months.