13.1023 Subsequent offenses.

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(a) Any person convicted of a second or subsequent offense under this chapter may be imprisoned for a term up to twice the term otherwise authorized, fined an amount up to twice that otherwise authorized, or both.

(b) An offense is considered a second or subsequent offense if, prior to his conviction of the offense, the offender has at any time been convicted under this subchapter or under any statute of the United States or of any state relating to narcotic drugs, marijuana, depressant, stimulant or hallucinogenic drugs.

History: 1974, PL 13-56 § 3.