Penalty Group 1 & 1-A Drugs

When a person is charged with a drug offense the possible severity of punishment depends on the amount of that substance and the Penalty Group it is associated with. Most controlled substances are classified into different Penalty Groups with the exception of marijuana.

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Penalty Group 1 Drugs include but are not limited to:

  • Cocaine

  • Heroin

  • Methamphetamine

  • Ketamine

  • Oxycodone & Hydrocodone (over 300 mg)

  • Raw Opium

  • Opium Extracts

  • Methadone

  • Gamma Hydroxybutyric Acid (GHB)

     Penalty Group 1    

Penalty Group 1A Drugs include but are not limited to:

  • LSD (Lysergic Acid Diethylamide) and any construable variant or form

   Penalty Group 1-A   

An outline of the Schedules of Controlled Substances can be found at the Texas Department of State Health Services website or downloaded below.