THE SENATE

S.B. NO.

1131

TWENTY-EIGHTH LEGISLATURE, 2015

 

STATE OF HAWAII

 

 

 

 

 

 

A BILL FOR AN ACT

 

 

RELATING TO THE UNIFORM CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES ACT.

 

 

BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF HAWAII:

 


     SECTION 1.  Section 329-18, Hawaii Revised Statutes, is amended by amending subsection (e) to read as follows:

     "(e)  Narcotic drugs.  Unless specifically excepted or unless listed in another schedule, any material, compound, mixture, or preparation containing any of the following narcotic drugs, or their salts, or alkaloid, in limited quantities as set forth below:

     (1)  Not more than 1.8 grams of codeine, or any of its salts, per 100 milliliters or not more than 90 milligrams per dosage unit, with an equal or greater quantity of an isoquinoline alkaloid of opium;

     (2)  Not more than 1.8 grams of codeine, or any of its salts, per 100 milliliters or not more than 90 milligrams per dosage unit, with one or more active, nonnarcotic ingredients in recognized therapeutic amounts;

    [(3)  Not more than 300 milligrams of dihydrocodeinone (Hydrocodone), or any of its salts, per 100 milliliters or not more than 15 milligrams per dosage unit, with a fourfold or greater quantity of an isoquinoline alkaloid of opium provided that these narcotic drugs shall be monitored pursuant to section 329-101;

     (4)  Not more than 300 milligrams of dihydrocodeinone (Hydrocodone), or any of its salts per 100 milliliters or not more than 15 milligrams per dosage unit, with one or more active, nonnarcotic ingredients in recognized therapeutic amounts provided that these narcotic drugs shall be monitored pursuant to section 329-101;]

    [(5)] (3)  Not more than 1.8 grams of dihydrocodeine, or any of its salts, per 100 milliliters or not more than 90 milligrams per dosage unit, with one or more active, nonnarcotic ingredients in recognized therapeutic amounts;

    [(6)] (4)  Not more than 300 milligrams of ethylmorphine, or any of its salts, per 100 milliliters or not more than 15 milligrams per dosage unit, with one or more ingredients in recognized therapeutic amounts;

    [(7)] (5)  Not more than 500 milligrams of opium per 100 milliliters or per 100 grams, or not more than 25 milligrams per dosage unit, with one or more active nonnarcotic ingredients in recognized therapeutic amounts;

    [(8)] (6)  Not more than 50 milligrams of morphine or any of its salts, per 100 milliliters or per 100 grams with one or more active, nonnarcotic ingredients in recognized therapeutic amounts; and

    [(9)] (7)  Buprenorphine."

     SECTION 2.  Section 329-20, Hawaii Revised Statutes, is amended by amending subsection (b) to read as follows:

     "(b)  Depressants.  Any material, compound, mixture, or preparation which contains any quantity of the following substances, including its salts, isomers, esters, ethers, and salts of isomers, whenever the existence of these isomers, esters, ethers, and salts is possible within the specific chemical designation, that has a degree of danger or probable danger associated with a depressant effect on the central nervous system:

     (1)  Alprazolam;

     (2)  Barbital;

     (3)  Bromazepam;

     (4)  Butorphanol;

     (5)  Camazepam;

     (6)  Carisoprodol;

     (7)  Chloral betaine;

     (8)  Chloral hydrate;

     (9)  Chlordiazepoxide;

    (10)  Clobazam;

    (11)  Clonazepam;

    (12)  Clorazepate;

    (13)  Clotiazepam;

    (14)  Cloxazolam;

    (15)  Delorazepam;

    (16)  Dichloralphenazone (Midrin);

    (17)  Diazepam;

    (18)  Estazolam;

    (19)  Ethchlorvynol;

    (20)  Ethinamate;

    (21)  Ethyl loflazepate;

    (22)  Fludiazepam;

    (23)  Flunitrazepam;

    (24)  Flurazepam;

    (25)  Fospropofol (Lusedra);

    (26)  Halazepam;

    (27)  Haloxazolam;

    (28)  Ketazolam;

    (29)  Loprazolam;

    (30)  Lorazepam;

    (31)  Lormetazepam;

    (32)  Mebutamate;

    (33)  Medazepam;

    (34)  Meprobamate;

    (35)  Methohexital;

    (36)  Methylphenobarbital (mephorbarbital);

    (37)  Midazolam;

    (38)  Nimetazepam;

    (39)  Nitrazepam;

    (40)  Nordiazepam;

    (41)  Oxazepam;

    (42)  Oxazolam;

    (43)  Paraldehyde;

    (44)  Petrichloral;

    (45)  Phenobarbital;

    (46)  Pinazepam;

    (47)  Prazepam;

    (48)  Quazepam;

    (49)  Suvorexant;

   [(49)] (50)  Temazepam;

   [(50)] (51)  Tetrazepam;

   [(51)] (52)  Triazolam;

   [(52)] (53)  Zaleplon;

   [(53)] (54)  Zolpidem; and

   [(54)] (55)  Zopiclone (Lunesta)."

     SECTION 3.  Section 329-20, Hawaii Revised Statutes, is amended by amending subsection (g) to read as follows:

     "(g)  Narcotic drugs.  Unless specifically excepted or unless listed in another schedule, any material, compound, mixture, or preparation containing any of the following narcotic drugs, or their salts calculated as the free anhydrous base or alkaloid, in limited quantities as set forth below:

     (1)  Not more than one milligram of difenoxin and not less than twenty-five micrograms of atropine sulfate per dosage unit; [and]

     (2)  Dextropropoxyphene (alpha-(+)-4-dimethylamino-1, 2-diphenyl-3-methyl-2-propionoxybutane)[.]; and

     (3)  2-[(dimethylamino)methyl]-1-(3-methoxyphenyl)cyclohexanol, its salts, optical and geometric isomers and salts of these isomers (including tramadol)."

     SECTION 4.  Statutory material to be repealed is bracketed and stricken.  New statutory material is underscored.

     SECTION 5.  This Act shall take effect upon its approval.

 

INTRODUCED BY:

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BY REQUEST


 


 

Report Title:

Uniform Controlled Substances Act

 

Description:

Updates chapter 329, Hawaii Revised Statutes, to make it consistent with amendments in federal law on controlled substances; amends section 329-20 to add new controlled substances federally scheduled as required under section 329-11.

 

 

 

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