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Poisons Act

Poisons Act

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Published by: jigy-jig on Oct 28, 2009
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A person authorised by or under this Act to possess and use a Schedule 4,
7 or 8 substance, other than a person obtaining that substance on the prescription
of a medical practitioner, dentist or veterinarian, must –

(a) retain all delivery dockets or invoices relating to the receipt by him
or her of that substance;

(b) enter in a register kept for that purpose, in a form approved by the
Chief Health Officer, details of the supply or administration by him
or her of that substance; and

Poisons and Dangerous Drugs Act


(c) where that substance is supplied or administered by him or her to
fill a written prescription, retain the prescription.


If the offender is a natural person – 20 penalty units.

If the offender is a body corporate – 100 penalty units.

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