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Contents (2008 - 392)
Poisons and Therapeutic Goods Regulation 2008
Current version for 1 July 2017 to date (accessed 25 November 2017 at 12:52)
Part 2 Division 3 Clause 16
16   Quantity and purpose of prescriptions to be appropriate
An authorised practitioner must not issue a prescription for a Schedule 2 or 3 substance in a quantity, or for a purpose, that does not accord with the recognised therapeutic standard of what is appropriate in the circumstances.
Maximum penalty: 10 penalty units.