Kentucky Local Decriminalization


Jefferson County
Population: 771,000

  • Passed: 2019
  • Implemented by County Attorney’s Office
  • Quantity: Up to one ounce
  • Penalty: No criminal prosecution when low-level possession is the only primary charge
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Louisville
Population: 602,000

  • Passed: 2019
  • City Council Ordinance
  • Quantity: Up to one-half ounce
  • Penalty: Lowest Law Enforcement Priority
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