Benzodiazepines and Other Targeted Substances Regulations (SOR/2000-217)

Regulations are current to 2016-05-12 and last amended on 2014-11-07. Previous Versions

Marginal note:Retraction

 The Minister must provide the licensed dealers, pharmacies and provincial professional licensing authorities who were sent a notice under subsection 79(1) with a retraction of that notice if

  • (a) in the circumstance described in paragraph 79(2)(a), the requirements set out in subparagraphs (b)(i) and (ii) have been met and one year has elapsed since the notice was sent by the Minister; or

  • (b) in the circumstance described in any of paragraphs 79(2)(b) and (c) and (4)(a) to (d), the pharmacist or the practitioner named in the notice has

    • (i) requested in writing that a retraction of the notice be issued, and

    • (ii) provided a letter from the provincial professional licensing authority of the province in which the pharmacist or practitioner is authorized or entitled to practise in which the authority consents to the retraction of the notice.

  • SOR/2010-223, s. 40.
Marginal note:Provision of information

 The Minister may provide in writing any factual information about a pharmacist, a practitioner or a nurse that has been obtained under the Act or these Regulations to the provincial professional licensing authority responsible for the authorization or entitlement of the person to practise their profession

  • (a) in the province in which the pharmacist, practitioner or nurse is authorized or entitled to practise if

    • (i) the authority submits a written request that sets out the name and address of the pharmacist, practitioner or nurse, a description of the information being sought and a statement that the information is required for the purpose of assisting a lawful investigation by the authority, or

    • (ii) the Minister has reasonable grounds to believe that the pharmacist, practitioner or nurse has

      • (A) contravened a rule of conduct established by the authority,

      • (B) been found guilty in a court of law of a designated drug offence or of a contravention of these Regulations, or

      • (C) in the case of a pharmacist or practitioner, done any act that the Minister, on reasonable grounds, believes contravenes a provision of these Regulations; or

  • (b) in a province in which the pharmacist, practitioner or nurse is not authorized or entitled to practise, if the authority submits to the Minister

    • (i) a written request for information that states

      • (A) the name and address of the pharmacist, practitioner or nurse, and

      • (B) a description of the information being sought, and

    • (ii) documentation that shows that the pharmacist, practitioner or nurse has applied to that authority to practise in that province.

  • SOR/2010-223, s. 41.

PART 9Coming into Force

Marginal note:Coming into force
  •  (1) Subject to subsection (2), these Regulations come into force on September 1, 2000.

  • Marginal note:Exception

    (2) Subparagraph 3(b)(ii), paragraphs 20(1)(h) and 21(f), subparagraph 21(i)(ii), paragraph 22(f), subparagraphs 25(3)(b)(ii) and 26(1)(a)(i) and section 73 come into force on September 1, 2001.

 
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