The penalty for a first and second violation for possession of a small amount of cannabis in Harrisburg is a non traffic summary citation with a $75 fine. The court may suspend such a fine if the guilty party agrees to and completes up to 9 hours of community service or whatever number the court deems appropriate.
If it is the subject’s third offense within a five year period then the penalty falls under Pennsylvania state law, see here: (www.Lawdecoder.com-Cannabis-PA-State-possession-small). Harrisburg City Code § 3.373.3-3.373.5
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