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NCJ Number: 119767 Find in a Library
Title: Study on Exempted Preparations
Journal: Bulletin on Narcotics  Volume:35  Issue:1  Dated:(January-March 1983)  Pages:17-40
Author(s): H Halbach
Date Published: 1983
Page Count: 24
Document: PDF
Type: Legislation/Policy Analysis
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: Austria
Annotation: The international community now has two treaties, The Single Convention on Narcotic Drugs 1961, and the Convention on Psychotropic Substances 1971, that deal with the control of dependence-producing substances.
Abstract: This paper reviews and compares the concepts and procedures for exempting preparations from control provisions under the existing international treaties. The emergence and development of the relevant principles and procedures embodied since 1912 in the successive international control treaties are discussed as a background for the review of the actual treaty obligations faced by the parties to the conventions and by the international organizations involved. Some suggestions for possible improvement of the system for exempting preparations under the terms of the 1971 Convention are included. 12 references. (Author abstract modified)
Main Term(s): Drug regulation
Index Term(s): Controlled Substances; International cooperation
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