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Poisons and Therapeutic Goods Regulation 2008
Current version for 1 July 2017 to date (accessed 25 September 2017 at 23:40)
98   Supply of amphetamines and nabiximols
(1)  This clause applies to the following substances:
amphetamine
dexamphetamine
lisdexamfetamine
methylamphetamine
methylphenidate
nabiximols
phendimetrazine
phenmetrazine
(2)  A medical practitioner does not require an authority under section 29 of the Act to supply dexamphetamine, lisdexamfetamine or methylphenidate to a person for the purpose of testing the suitability of the person to undergo a course of medical treatment involving the use of such a substance so long as the medical practitioner holds an authority under Part 8 to supply such a substance.
(3)  A nurse practitioner, midwife practitioner, dentist or veterinary practitioner is not authorised to supply any substance to which this clause applies.
(4)  This clause does not prevent a veterinary practitioner from supplying methylphenidate in solid dosage form to a person for the treatment of an animal.