BILL NO. 10
1st Session, 60th General Assembly
55 Elizabeth II, 2006
Protection from Illegal Drugs Act
The Honourable Murray K. Scott
Minister of Justice
First Reading: June 30, 2006
Second Reading: July 6, 2006
Third Reading: July 14, 2006 (LINK TO BILL AS PASSED)
Be it enacted by the Governor and Assembly as follows:
4 Any person who possesses or works with prescribed ingredients, materials or equipment shall only store, transport, distribute or sell the ingredients, materials or equipment in the prescribed manner.
5 Every person who possesses or works with prescribed ingredients, materials or equipment shall notify the prescribed authority when that person becomes aware of the loss or theft of those ingredients, materials or equipment.
6 Every person who becomes aware of information that leads that person to believe that the health or safety of any child has been or is at risk from the production, manufacture, growth or use of illegal drugs shall immediately notify the prescribed authority of that information.
(2) Where an offence under this Act or the regulations is committed or continued on more than one day, the person who committed the offence is liable to be convicted for a separate offence for each day on which the offence is committed or continued.
(b) respecting the storage, transportation, distribution and sale of ingredients, materials and equipment that may be used in the production, manufacture, growth or use of illegal drugs, including regulations respecting the monitoring and reporting of sales, respecting the recording of the names of purchasers, respecting licensing and limiting or prohibiting storage or sale in specified circumstances;
(c) requiring ingredients and materials that may be used in the production, manufacture or growth of illegal drugs to be treated before being stored, transported, distributed or sold, and prescribing the manner in which they are to be treated, including the use of additives to render the ingredients or materials unusable for drug production or manufacture;
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