An Act To Require a Person To Notify Law Enforcement Officers of the Possession of a Hypodermic Needle
Sec. 1. 17-A MRSA §1111-B is enacted to read:
§ 1111-B. Failure to inform law enforcement officer of possession of hypodermic apparatus
This bill establishes the failure to inform a law enforcement officer of a person's possession of a hypodermic apparatus as a Class D crime. Under the bill, if a person discloses the possession of a hypodermic apparatus as required, the hypodermic apparatus and any contents of the apparatus are inadmissible as evidence in a prosecution for a violation of the Maine Revised Statutes, Title 17-A, chapter 45.