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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 13:47)
Part 3 Division 7 Clause 62
62   Authorised persons
For the purposes of section 16 (1) (e) of the Act, the following persons are authorised to obtain possession of prescribed restricted substances for the purposes of their profession or employment:
(a)  the director of nursing of a hospital that does not employ a chief pharmacist,
(b)  the nurse or midwife in charge of a ward in a public hospital,
(c)  a nurse or midwife who is approved for the time being by the Director-General for the purposes of this clause, or who belongs to a class of nurses or a class of midwives so approved,
(d)  any other nurse or midwife, but for the purpose only of administering doses of such substances to individual patients in a hospital,
(e)  an analyst, or a person acting under the direct personal supervision of an analyst.