127 Kids and the Law What is the penalty for such activity? The law states that any person convicted of such an offense shall be incarcer- ated a minimum of two years. This mandatory minimum two-year sentence is to be served after the person has served time for any other sentence he or she may have received for breaking the laws regarding controlled substances. The laws related to drugs in school zone are found in Massachusetts General Laws chapter 94C, Section 32J. Legal Issues Related to School 10