Legislation to Amend the Controlled Substances Act (Anabolic Steroids): Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Crime of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundredth Congress, Second Session, on H.R. 3216 ... July 27, 1988

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Page 33 - ... imprisonment for not more than three years, or a fine of not more than $10,000, or both such imprisonment and fine.
Page 60 - Statement of GENE R. HAISLIP Deputy Assistant Administrator Office of Diversion Control Drug Enforcement Administration...
Page 97 - Welfare nonetheless believes that more stringent controls should be applied to the drug or substance, the Secretary shall recommend to the Attorney General that he initiate proceedings for scheduling the drug or substance...
Page 97 - In the case of proceedings initiated under subparagraph (B) of paragraph (3). the Attorney General, concurrently with the issuance of such order, shall request the Secretary of State to transmit a notice of qualified acceptance to the Secretary-General of the United Nations pursuant to paragraph 7 of article 2 of the Convention. A temporary order issued under this subparagraph controlling a drug or other substance subject to proceedings initiated under subsections (a) and (b) of this section shall...
Page 92 - scientific and medical evaluation" of the drug from the Secretary of Health and Human Services through the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The FDA also makes a recommendation as to whether the drug should be controlled (and If so under what schedule) or removed from the schedules. If the DBA concludes that the Information provided by the FDA constitutes "substantial evidence...
Page 91 - I, a drug must have a high potential for abuse and have no currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States.
Page 99 - Such an order may not be issued before the expiration of thirty days from — (A) the date of the publication by the Attorney General of a notice in the Federal Register of the intention to issue such order and the grounds upon which such order is to be issued, and (B) the date the Attorney General has transmitted the notice required by puragraph (4).
Page 92 - II could serve to restrict the availability of the drug for those children who truly need it and could impede important research. Regulatory Mechanism for Drug Scheduling The appropriate avenue for scheduling a drug is through the well-established administrative process. The Controlled Substances Act authorizes the Attorney General, through the Drug Enforcement Administration (DBA), to Initiate proceedings to schedule or reschedule a drug or to remove controls on a. drug. Before action can be taken,...
Page 3 - BEFORE THE SUBCOMMITTEE ON CRIME OF THE COMMITTEE ON THE JUDICIARY OF THE...
Page 99 - ... in such combinations, quantity, proportion, or concentration as to vitiate the potential for abuse. (B) A compound, mixture, or preparation which contains any controlled substance, which is not for administration to a human being or animal, and which is packaged in such form or concentration, or with adulterants or denaturants, so that as packaged it does not present any significant potential for abuse.

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