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THE DRUGS (CONTROL) ORDINANCE, 1982

(ORDINANCE NO. VIII OF 1982).
  Part No : Chapter No : Section No: [ 12th June, 1982  
  
     An Ordinance to control manufacture, import, distribution and sale of drugs.
 
    WHEREAS it is expedient to control manufacture, import, distribution and sale of drugs;



NOW, THEREFORE, in pursuance of the Proclamation of the 24th March, 1982, and in exercise of all powers enabling him in that behalf, the Chief Martial Law Administrator is pleased to make and promulgate the following Ordinance:-
 
CONTENTS
 
SECTIONS
 
1. Short title
2. Application of other Laws, etc.
3. Definitions
4. Drug Control Committee
5. Registration of Medicines
6. Cancellation or suspension of registration
6A. Appeal
7. Fees for registration
8. Prohibition of Manufacture, etc., of certain medicines
9. Restriction on import of certain pharmaceutical raw material
10. Manufacture of drugs under licensing agreement etc.
11. Fixation of price of drugs
12. Review of certain licensing agreement with foreign concerns
13. Employment of [Pharmacists, etc.]
14. Control of advertisement and claims in respect of drugs
14A. Prescription of unregistered medicine prohibited
15. Good practices in the manufacture and quality control of drugs
16. Penalty for manufacture, etc., of certain drugs
17. Penalty for manufacture, [stock or sale] of sub-standard drugs
18. Penalty for unauthorised import of drugs
19. Penalty for sale of medicine or import or sale of pharmaceutical raw material at a higher price
20. Penalty for theft, etc., of Government drugs
21. Penalty for illegal advertisement and claims
21A. Offences by companies
22. Cognizance of offences
23. Drug Courts
24. National Drug Advisory Council
25. Power to make rules
SCHEDULE
 
 

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