Misuse of Drugs (Presumption of Supply-Amphetamine) Order Commencement Order 2005

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Misuse of Drugs (Presumption of Supply-Amphetamine) Order Commencement Order 2005


Note

This order is administered in the Ministry of Health.


Pursuant to section 4A(1)- of the Misuse of Drugs Act 1975 and a resolution of the House of Representatives made on 2 August 2005 in accordance with section 4A(3) of that Act, Her Excellency the Governor-General, acting on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council, makes the following order.

1 Title
  • This order is the Misuse of Drugs (Presumption of Supply—Amphetamine) Order Commencement Order 2005.

2 Commencement of Misuse of Drugs (Presumption of Supply—Amphetamine) Order 2005

Diane Morcom,

Clerk of the Executive Council.

Explanatory note

This note is not part of the order, but is intended to indicate its general effect.

This order brings the Misuse of Drugs (Presumption of Supply—Amphetamine) Order 2005 into force on 9 September 2005.

That order lowers the amount at which amphetamine is presumed to be for supply from 56 grams to 5 grams.

This order requires the approval of the House of Representatives before it comes into force. The House of Representatives approved the order on 2 August 2005.


Issued under the authority of the Acts and Regulations Publication Act 1989.

Date of notification in Gazette: 11 August 2005.