Schedule III Substance Possession in Milwaukee
Don't Let Fines & Penalties from Schedule 3 Drug Possession in Wisconsin Destroy Your Life
The State of Wisconsin defines a Schedule 3 substance as any substance with “a moderate to low potential for physical or high psychological dependence.”
961.17 Schedule III tests.
(1m) The controlled substances board shall add a substance to schedule III upon finding that:
(a) The substance has a potential for abuse less than the substances included in schedules I and II;
(b) The substance has currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States; and
(c) Abuse of the substance may lead to moderate or low physical dependence or high psychological dependence.
(2m) The controlled substances board may add a substance to schedule III without making the findings required under sub. (1m) if the substance is controlled under schedule III of 21 USC 812 (c) by a federal agency as the result of an international treaty, convention or protocol.
Drugs that fit Wisconsin and the DEA’s classification as Schedule 3 include:
- Products containing less than 15 mg of Vicodin per dosage unit
- Products containing less than 90 mg of codeine per dosage unit
- Anabolic Steroids
Getting busted in possession of a Schedule 3 drug in Wisconsin is typically a class H felony, which can be a fine of up to $10,000 and imprisonment up to 6 years.