Updated to 4 June 2019 (Act No.16 of 2019 and S.I. No. 252 of 2019)

Misuse of Drugs Act 1984
No. 18 of 1984

Contents

Commencement

SectionCommencement DateCommencement Information
Ss. 1, 2  3 August 1984 Misuse of Drugs Act 1984 (Commencement) Order 1984 (S.I. No. 205 of 1984), art. 2(1)
Ss. 3, 4 1 October 1984 Misuse of Drugs Act 1984 (Commencement) Order 1984 (S.I. No. 205 of 1984), art. 2(2)
Ss. 5-16 3 August 1984 Misuse of Drugs Act 1984 (Commencement) Order 1984 (S.I. No. 205 of 1984), art. 2(1)

Amendments and other effects

How AffectedAffecting Provision
Application extended S. I. No. 169 of 2000, reg. 2
Construction of references 24/2011, s. 13
Saver S.I. No. 551 of 2006, regs.2, 23(2)
Transfer of functions under 42/2004, ss. 3 (1), 4, 58, 59 (1) (2) (3), sch. 3
S. 5 drugs prescribed under S.I. No. 173 of 2017, regs. 1(2), 28, sch. 1
  S.I. No. 328 of 1988, reg. 25, sch. 1
S.8 amended 42/2004, ss. 3 (1), 75, sch. 6, pt. 9
S. 10 construction of references 11/2014, ss. 1(2), 172
S. 10 substituted 11/2014, ss. 1(2), 170

SIs made under the Act

SectionSIs made under the Act
S. 5 Misuse of Drugs (Amendment) Regulations 2017 (S.I. No. 532 of 2017)
  Misuse of Drugs Regulations 2017 (S.I. No. 173 of 2017)
  Misuse of Drugs Regulations 1988 (S.I. No. 328 of 1988)