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SB 0272 - Controlled Substances; sale to and by minors of drug products containing dextromethorphan; prohibit

Tracking Level: Monitor
Sponsor: Randy Robertson
Last Action: 6/15/2020 - House Second Readers
Senate Committee: Health and Human Services
House Committee: Judiciary - Non-Civil
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Staff Analysis of the Legislation

SB 272 amends Part 1 of Article 2 of Chapter 13 of Title 16 of the OCGA to prohibit the sale of drug products containing dextromethorphan to or by minorsAny seller of such product must obtain proper identification from purchasers. person that knowingly selling to a minor shall receive a warning letter upon first violation and, upon each subsequent violation, a civil penalty not exceeding $100.00. A minor that unlawfully purchases such product shall face similar penalties except that the civil penalty must not exceed $150.00. Violations shall not result in a licensing action against a person by any government entity.

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