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Specification of Prohibited Drugs No.1 of 2014

Authoritative Version
No.1 of 2014 Specifications as made
This instrument provides to specify as benzodiazepines and performance and image enhancing drugs as prohibited drugs for the purposes of the drug and alcohol testing regime under the Customs Administration Act 1985.
Administered by: Home Affairs
General Comments: This item was originally made under section 16H of the Customs Administration Act 1985 which was repealed on 1 July 2015. This item is taken to be made under subsection 4(3) of the Australian Border Force Act 2015 from 1 July 2015 (see Schedule 9 section 4 of the Customs and Other Legislation Amendment (Australian Border Force) Act 2015).
Registered 17 Mar 2014
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR20-Mar-2014
Tabled Senate20-Mar-2014

CUSTOMS ADMINISTRATION ACT 1985

SECTION 16H

SPECIFICATION OF PROHIBITED DRUGS NO.1 OF 2014

I, MICHAEL PEZZULLO, Chief Executive Officer of Customs, pursuant to section 16H of the Customs Administration Act 1985 (the Administration Act), specify each drug listed in the table at Attachment A as a prohibited drug for the purposes of section 3 of the Administration Act.

 

This instrument commences on the day on which it is signed.

 

 

Dated:   6 March 2014

 

 

 

 

 

 

MICHAEL PEZZULLO

Chief Executive Officer of Customs

 

 


Attachment A – specification of prohibited drugs

 

Table

 

Alprazolam

Bromazepam

Brotizolam

Camazepam

Clobazam

Clonazepam

Clotiazepam

Cloxazolam

Delorazepam

Diazepam

Estazolam

Fludiazepam

Flunitrazepam

Flurazepam

Halazepam

Haloxazolam

Ketazolam

Loprazolam

Lorazepam

Lormetazepam

Medazepam

Midazolam

Nimetazepam

Nitrazepam

Nordazepam

Oxazepam

Oxazolam

Pinazepam

Prazepam

Propiram

Temazepam

Tetrazepam

Triazolam

Erythropoietin

Natural and manufactured gonadotrophins, including menotrophins, Follicle Stimulating Hormone, Luteinising Hormone and Human Chorionic Gonadotrophin.

Natural and manufactured growth hormones, including somatropin, somatrem, somatomedins and insulinlike growth factors (not insulins) and growth hormone releasing hormones (somatorelin and synthetic analogues).

Anabolic or androgenic substances