|Class C Misdemeanor||$500.00||N/A|
|Class B Misdemeanor||$2,000.00||up to 180 days|
|Class A Misdemeanor||$4,000.00||up to 1 year|
|State Jail Felony||$10,000.00||180 days||–||2 years|
|3rd Degree Felony||$10,000.00||2 years||–||10 years|
|2nd Degree Felony||$10,000.00||2 years||–||20 years|
|1st Degree Felony||$10,000.00||5 years||–||99 years|
Harris County’s new program, the First Chance Intervention Program has been initiative by the DA’s Office, in cooperation with the Harris County Sheriff’s Office and the Houston Police Department. It is for individuals caught with a class B amount (0-2 ounces) of marijuana.