Pharmacy Robbery Legislation: Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Criminal Law of the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, Ninety-seventh Congress, Second Session, on S. 20, S. 661, S. 954, S. 1025, S. 1339, and H.R. 2034 ... June 17, 1982

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Page 36 - ... (2) to use in the course of the manufacture or distribution of a controlled substance a registration number which is fictitious, revoked, suspended, or issued to another person; (3) to acquire or obtain possession of a controlled substance by misrepresentation, fraud, forgery, deception, or subterfuge...
Page 79 - practitioner" means a physician, dentist, veterinarian, scientific investigator, pharmacy, hospital, or other person licensed, registered, or otherwise permitted, by the United States or the jurisdiction in which he practices or does research, to distribute, dispense, conduct research with respect to, administer, or use in teaching or chemical analysis, a controlled substance in the course of professional practice or research. (21) The term "production" includes the manufacture, planting, cultivation,...
Page 5 - ... (d) Whoever, in committing, or in attempting to commit, any offense defined in subsections (a) and (b) of this section, assaults any person, or puts in jeopardy the life of any person by the use of a dangerous weapon or device, shall be fined not more than $10,000 or imprisoned not more than twenty-five years, or both.
Page 79 - Except as authorized by this subchapter, it shall be unlawful for any person knowingly or intentionally — "(1) to manufacture, distribute, or dispense, or possess with intent to manufacture, distribute or dispense, a controlled substance.
Page 4 - Bank robbery and incidental crimes. (a) Whoever, by force and violence, or by intimidation, takes, or attempts to take, from the person or presence of another any property or money or any other thing of value belonging to, or in the care, custody, control, management, or possession of, any bank...
Page 26 - ... many retail pharmacists have been murdered, blinded or assaulted as a result. With enactment of the subject legislation, there will hopefully be a substantial reduction in drug abuse. We are concerned, however, that the robberies, assaults and senseless murders in retail pharmacies may increase. It is our feeling that such criminal acts would be lessened if the Justice Department could take a greater interest in pursuing such cases.
Page 24 - NARD has long been acknowledged as the sole advocate for this vital component of the free enterprise system. NARD members are primarily family businesses. They have roots in America's communities. The neighborhood independent druggist typifies the reliability, stability, yet adventuresomeness that has made our country great. We are pleased to appear before the Subcommittee on Health and thfe Environment to express our support for HR 1554, the "FDA Approval Labeling Act" . We would like to express...
Page 79 - The term individual practitioner means a physician, dentist, veterinarian, or other individual licensed, registered, or otherwise permitted, by the United States or the jurisdiction in which he/she practices, to dispense a controlled substance in the course of professional practice, but does not include a pharmacist, a pharmacy, or an institutional practitioner. (18) The term institutional practitioner...
Page 101 - I want to thank you and the other gentleman for appearing here this morning and giving us the benefit of your views.

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