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Benzodiazepines and Other Targeted Substances Regulations

Version of section 33 from 2019-12-09 to 2024-05-28:

Marginal note:Order required

  •  (1) A licensed dealer may sell or provide a targeted substance in accordance with section 32 if the dealer has received from one of the following persons a written or verbal order indicating the specified name and the quantity of the substance and, in the case of a written order, the conditions specified in subsection (2) are met:

    • (a) in the case of a licensed dealer, a person who is authorized to place an order for the substance on their behalf;

    • (b) in the case of a hospital, the pharmacist in charge of the hospital’s pharmacy or a practitioner authorized by the person in charge of the hospital to sign the order; or

    • (c) in any other case, the person to whom the substance is to be sold or provided.

  • Marginal note:Conditions

    (2) The following conditions apply to a written order:

    • (a) it must be signed and dated by one of the persons referred to in subsection (1); and

    • (b) the licensed dealer must verify the signature if it is unknown to them.

  • SOR/2014-260, s. 39(F)
  • SOR/2019-170, s. 2

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