House Bill 85

Last Action posted in committee
Title AN ACT relating to dextromethorphan abuse.
Bill Documents Bill
Bill Request Number 135
Sponsor F. Steele
Summary of Original Version Create new sections of KRS Chapter 218A to prohibit any person from possessing one gram or more of pure dextromethorphan or dextromethorphan that has been extracted from solid or liquid form; prohibit sale of products containing dextromethorphan as the only active ingredient to individuals younger than 18; from 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. require retail establishments to show a photo ID and sign a document stating the customer is older than 18 before purchase; after 10:00 p.m. and until 7:00 am require retail establishments to secure products such that only a supervisory person may access them; require a person to request the product, show a photo ID, and sign a document stating the customer is older than 18; establish penalties for violation.
Index Headings of Original Version Commerce - Dextromethorphan, availability, restriction of
Drugs and Medicines - Dextromethorphan, availability, restriction of
Substance Abuse - Dextromethorphan, availability, restriction of
Trade Practices and Retailing - Dextromethorphan, availability, restriction of


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