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Contents (2008 - 392)
Poisons and Therapeutic Goods Regulation 2008
Current version for 1 July 2017 to date (accessed 19 November 2017 at 16:06)
Part 2 Division 4 Clause 23
23   Quantity and purpose of supply to be appropriate
An authorised practitioner, pharmacist or retail dealer must not supply any poison:
(a)  in the case of a therapeutic substance, in a quantity, or for a purpose, that does not accord with the recognised therapeutic standard of what is appropriate in the circumstances, or
(b)  in any other case, for a purpose other than that stated on its container or for a purpose other than that for which it is normally used.
Maximum penalty: 20 penalty units or imprisonment for 3 months, or both.