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This instrument amends the: (a) Criminal Code Regulations 2019 to list additional substances as controlled precursors and border controlled precursors; (b) Customs (Prohibited Exports) Regulations 1958 and the Customs (Prohibited Imports) Regulations 1956 to impose controls on the importation and exportation of drugs (in accordance with Australia’s international obligations), and the importation of precursors; and (c) Customs Regulation 2015 to include additional precursors as tier 1 goods in Part 1 to Schedule 7.
Administered by: Attorney-General's; Home Affairs
Registered 10 Aug 2020
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR24-Aug-2020
Tabled Senate24-Aug-2020
Date of repeal 01 Dec 2020
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 3 of the Legislation Act 2003
Table of contents.

Commonwealth Coat of Arms of Australia

 

Criminal Code and Customs Legislation Amendment (Precursors and Drugs) Regulations 2020

I, General the Honourable David Hurley AC DSC (Retd), Governor‑General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following regulations.

Dated 06 August 2020

David Hurley

Governor‑General

By His Excellency’s Command

Jason Wood

Assistant Minister for Customs, Community Safety and Multicultural Affairs
Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Home Affairs

 

 

 

  

  


Contents

1............ Name............................................................................................................................. 1

2............ Commencement............................................................................................................. 1

3............ Authority....................................................................................................................... 1

4............ Schedules...................................................................................................................... 1

Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                                                          2

Criminal Code Regulations 2019                                                                                                       2

Customs (Prohibited Exports) Regulations 1958                                                                            3

Customs (Prohibited Imports) Regulations 1956                                                                            5

Customs Regulation 2015                                                                                                                    7

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Criminal Code and Customs Legislation Amendment (Precursors and Drugs) Regulations 2020.

2  Commencement

             (1)  Each provision of this instrument specified in column 1 of the table commences, or is taken to have commenced, in accordance with column 2 of the table. Any other statement in column 2 has effect according to its terms.

 

Commencement information

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Provisions

Commencement

Date/Details

1.  The whole of this instrument

12 August 2020.

12 August 2020

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this instrument as originally made. It will not be amended to deal with any later amendments of this instrument.

             (2)  Any information in column 3 of the table is not part of this instrument. Information may be inserted in this column, or information in it may be edited, in any published version of this instrument.

3  Authority

                   This instrument is made under the following:

                     (a)  the Criminal Code Act 1995;

                     (b)  the Customs Act 1901.

4  Schedules

                   Each instrument that is specified in a Schedule to this instrument is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this instrument has effect according to its terms.

Schedule 1Amendments

  

Criminal Code Regulations 2019

1  Section 13 (before table item 1)

Insert:

 

1A

Alpha‑Phenylacetoacetamide (APAA)

2.75

915.0

1B

Alpha‑Phenylacetoacetonitrile (APAAN)

1.76

587.0

1C

4‑Anilino‑N‑phenethylpiperidine (ANPP)

0.006

2.77

2  Section 13 (after table item 5)

Insert:

 

5A

Methyl alpha‑phenylacetoacetate (MAPA)

3.06

1,020.0

3  Section 13 (after table item 6)

Insert:

 

6A

3‑(3’, 4’‑Methylenedioxyphenyl)‑2‑methyl glycidic acid, sodium salt (NaMDMG)

1.46

292.0

4  Section 13 (after table item 7)

Insert:

 

7A

Methyl 3‑(3’, 4’‑methylenedioxyphenyl)‑2‑methyl glycidate (MMDMG)

1.23

246.0

7B

Methyl 3‑phenyl‑2‑methyl glycidate

2.96

980.0

7C

N‑Phenethyl‑4‑piperidone (NPP)

0.008

4.0

5  Section 13 (after table item 8)

Insert:

 

8A

3‑Phenyl‑2‑methyl glycidic acid, sodium salt

5.17

1,720.0

6  Section 13 (table item 10)

Repeal the item, substitute:

 

10

Phenyl‑2‑propanone

1.04

340.0

10A

Phenyl‑2‑propanone bisulphite

2.64

880.0

7  Section 16 (after table item 1)

Insert:

 

1A

Alpha‑Phenylacetoacetamide (APAA)

2.74

7.3

1B

Alpha‑Phenylacetoacetonitrile (APAAN)

1.76

4.7

1C

4‑Anilino‑N‑phenethylpiperidine (ANPP)

0.006

0.006

8  Section 16 (after table item 2)

Insert:

 

2A

Chloroephedrine

1.153

3.07

2B

Chloropseudoephedrine

1.153

3.07

 

9  Section 16 (after table item 7)

Insert:

 

7A

Methyl alpha‑phenylacetoacetate (MAPA)

3.06

8.2

7B

3‑(3’, 4’‑Methylenedioxyphenyl)‑2‑methyl glycidic acid, sodium salt (NaMDMG)

1.46

14.6

10  Section 16 (after table item 8)

Insert:

 

8A

Methyl 3‑(3’, 4’‑methylenedioxyphenyl)‑2‑methyl glycidate (MMDMG)

1.23

12.3

8B

Methyl 3‑phenyl‑2‑methyl glycidate

2.96

7.9

8C

N‑Phenethyl‑4‑piperidone (NPP)

0.008

0.008

11  Section 16 (after table item 9)

Insert:

 

9A

3‑Phenyl‑2‑methyl glycidic acid, sodium salt

5.17

13.7

12  Section 16 (table item 11)

Repeal the item, substitute:

 

11

Phenyl‑2‑propanone

1.04

2.7

11A

Phenyl‑2‑propanone bisulphite

2.64

7.04

Customs (Prohibited Exports) Regulations 1958

13  Part 1 of Schedule 8 (after table item 27A)

Insert:

 

27AA

Crotonylfentanyl

14  Part 1 of Schedule 8 (after table item 118)

Insert:

 

118A

Valerylfentanyl

15  Part 2 of Schedule 8 (before table item 1AA)

Insert:

 

1AAA

AB‑FUBINACA

16  Part 2 of Schedule 8 (after table item 1AC)

Insert:

 

1AD

Alpha‑pyrrolidinohexanophenone (otherwise known as alpha‑PHP)

1AE

5F‑AMB‑PINACA (otherwise known as 5F‑AMB or 5F‑MMB‑PINACA)

17  Part 2 of Schedule 8 (after table item 6)

Insert:

 

6AA

4‑CMC (otherwise known as 4‑chloromethcathinone or clephedrone)

18  Part 2 of Schedule 8 (after table item 11)

Insert:

 

11A

DOC (otherwise known as 1‑(4‑chloro‑2,5‑dimethoxyphenyl) propan‑2‑amine)

11B

N‑ethylhexedrone

19  Part 2 of Schedule 8 ( after table item 18)

Insert:

 

18A

4F‑MDMB‑BINACA

18B

5F‑MDMB‑PICA (otherwise known as 5F‑MDMB‑2201)

20  Part 3 of Schedule 8 (after table item 18A)

Insert:

 

18AA

Methyl alpha‑phenylacetoacetate (otherwise known as MAPA)

21  Part 4 of Schedule 8 (after table item 15)

Insert:

 

15A

Etizolam

22  Part 4 of Schedule 8 (after table item 16)

Insert:

 

16A

Flualprazolam

Customs (Prohibited Imports) Regulations 1956

23  Schedule 4 (after table item 4E)

Insert:

 

4F

Alpha‑pyrrolidinohexanophenone (otherwise known as alpha‑PHP)

24  Schedule 4 (table item 5A)

Repeal the item, substitute:

5A

Alkoxyamphetamines, including but not limited to, the following:

(a) 4‑chloro‑2,5‑dimethoxyamfetamine (otherwise known as 1‑(4‑chloro‑2,5‑dimethoxyphenyl) propan‑2‑amine or DOC);

(b) 2,3,4‑trimethoxyamphetamine;

(c) 2,3,5‑trimethoxyamphetamine;

(d) 2,3,6‑trimethoxyamphetamine;

(e) 2,4,5‑trimethoxyamphetamine;

(f) 2,4,6‑trimethoxyamphetamine.

25  Schedule 4 (after table item 13)

Insert:

 

13A

5F‑AMB‑PINACA (otherwise known as 5F‑AMB or 5F‑MMB‑PINACA)

26  Schedule 4 (after table item 39)

Insert:

 

39A

Chloroephedrine

39B

Chloropseudoephedrine

27  Schedule 4 (after table item 42)

Insert:

 

42A

Clonazolam

28  Schedule 4 (after table item 46)

Insert:

 

46A

4‑CMC (otherwise known as 4‑chloromethcathinone or clephedrone)

29  Schedule 4 (after table item 49F)

Insert:

 

49FAA

Crotonylfentanyl

30  Schedule 4 (after table item 50)

Insert:

 

50A

Deschloroetizolam

31  Schedule 4 (after table item 56B)

Insert:

 

56C

Diclazepam

32  Schedule 4 (after table item 83)

Insert:

 

83A

N‑ethylhexedrone

33  Schedule 4 (after table item 87B)

Insert:

 

87C

Etizolam

34  Schedule 4 (after table item 94)

Insert:

 

94A

Flualprazolam

94B

Flubromazepam

94C

Flubromazolam

35  Schedule 4 (after table item 127)

Insert:

 

127AA

4F‑MDMB‑BINACA

127AB

5F‑MDMB‑PICA (otherwise known as 5F‑MDMB‑2201)

36  Schedule 4 (after table item 127B)

Insert:

 

127C

Meclonazepam

37  Schedule 4 (after table item 140)

Insert:

 

140A

Methyl alpha‑phenylacetoacetate (otherwise known as MAPA)

38  Schedule 4 (after table item 146)

Insert:

 

146AA

Methyl 3‑(3’, 4’‑methylenedioxyphenyl)‑2‑methyl glycidate (otherwise known as MMDMG)

146AB

3‑(3’, 4’‑Methylenedioxyphenyl)‑2‑methyl glycidic acid, sodium salt (otherwise known as NaMDMG)

39  Schedule 4 (after table item 148)

Insert:

 

148A

Methyl 3‑phenyl‑2‑methyl glycidate

40  Schedule 4 (after table item 163)

Insert:

 

163A

Nifoxipam

41  Schedule 4 (after table item 196)

Insert:

 

196AA

3‑Phenyl‑2‑methyl glycidic acid, sodium salt

42  Schedule 4 (after table item 197)

Insert:

 

197A

Phenyl‑2‑propanone bisulphite

43  Schedule 4 (after table item 214)

Insert:

 

214A

Pyrazolam

44  Schedule 4 (after table item 231)

Insert:

 

231A

Valerylfentanyl

Customs Regulation 2015

45  Subclause 1(1) of Schedule 7 (before table item 1)

Insert:

 

1A

3-(3’, 4’-methylenedioxyphenyl)-2-methyl glycidic acid, sodium salt (otherwise known as NaMDMG)

46  Subclause 1(1) of Schedule 7 (after table item 1)

Insert:

 

1AA

3-phenyl-2-methyl glycidic acid, sodium salt

1AB

4-anilino-N-phenethylpiperidine (otherwise known as ANPP)

1AC

Alpha-phenylacetoacetamide (otherwise known as APAA)

1AD

Alpha-phenylacetoacetonitrile (otherwise known as APAAN)

47  Subclause 1(1) of Schedule 7 (after table item 2)

Insert:

 

2A

Chloroephedrine

2B

Chloropseudoephedrine

48  Subclause 1(1) of Schedule 7 (after table item 10)

Insert:

 

10A

Methyl 3-(3’, 4’-methylenedioxyphenyl)-2-methyl glycidate (otherwise known as MMDMG)

10B

Methyl 3-phenyl-2-methyl glycidate

10C

Methyl alpha-phenylacetoacetate (otherwise known as MAPA)

49  Subclause 1(1) of Schedule 7 (after table item 13)

Insert:

 

13A

N-phenethyl-4-piperidone (otherwise known as NPP)

50  Subclause 1(1) of Schedule 7 (after table item 16)

Insert:

 

16A

Phenyl-2-propanone bisulphite