Misuse of Drugs Act, 1977

Amendment of section 2 of Pharmacy Act, 1962.

34.Section 2 of the Pharmacy Act, 1962 , is hereby amended by the substitution of the following subsection for subsection (4):

“(4) It shall not be a contravention of subsection (2) of this section for a person to keep open shop for the sale of a substance which is declared to be a poison for the purposes of regulations made under section 14 of the Poisons Act, 1961 , if the person is a person, or a member of a class of persons, by whom pursuant to such regulations the substance may be sold or offered or kept for sale.”.