Misuse of Drugs Bill, 1972: First Stage.

Leave granted to introduce a Bill entitled an Act to prevent the misuse of certain dangerous or otherwise harmful drugs, to enable the Minister for Health to make for that purpose certain regulations in relation to such drugs, to enable that Minister to make certain regulations for the purposes of the Pharmacy Acts, 1875 to 1962, to amend the Poisons Act, 1961, to repeal the Dangerous Drugs Act, 1934, and Section 78 of the Health Act, 1970, and to make certain other provisions in relation to the foregoing.
—(Minister for Health.)
Second Stage ordered for first sitting day after summer recess.