PART VI.  REGULATED CHEMICALS FOR THE MANUFACTURE OF

CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES

 

Note

 

  Part heading amended by L 1993, c 225,  1; L 1999, c 252,  7.

 

Revision Note

 

  In this part, “part” substituted for “chapter”.

 

Terms Used In Hawaii Revised Statutes 329-61

  • delivery: means the actual, constructive, or attempted transfer or sale from one person to another of a controlled substance or drug paraphernalia, whether or not there is an agency relationship. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 329-1
  • Department: means the department of public safety. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 329-1
  • Ephedrine: includes any synthetic compound, salt, derivative, mixture, or preparation extracted from the plant (genus) Ephedra that contains the substance ephedrine. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 329-1
  • Manufacture: means the production, preparation, propagation, compounding, conversion, or processing of a controlled substance, either directly or indirectly by extraction from substances of natural origin, or independently by means of chemical synthesis, or by a combination of extraction and chemical synthesis, and includes any packaging or repackaging of the substance or labeling or relabeling of its container, except that this term does not include the preparation or compounding of a controlled substance by an individual for the individual's own use or the preparation, compounding, packaging, or labeling of a controlled substance:

         (1)  By a practitioner as an incident to the practitioner's administering or dispensing of a controlled substance in the course of the practitioner's professional practice, or

         (2)  By a practitioner, or by the practitioner's authorized agent under the practitioner's supervision, for the purpose of, or as an incident to, research, teaching, or chemical analysis and not for sale. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 329-1

  • Person: means individual, corporation, government, or governmental subdivision or agency, business trust, estate, trust, partnership or association, or any other legal entity. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 329-1
  • State: when applied to a part of the United States, includes any state, district, commonwealth, territory, insular possession thereof, and any area subject to the legal authority of the United States of America. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 329-1

      329-61  Substances subject to reporting.  (a)  List 1 chemicals.  Any manufacturer, wholesaler, retailer, or other person who sells, transfers, or otherwise furnishes any of the following substances to any person in this State or for use in this State shall submit a report to the department of all those transactions:

     (1)  Phenyl-2-propanone;

     (2)  Methylamine and its salts;

     (3)  Phenylacetic acid, its esters and salts;

     (4)  Ephedrine, its salts, optical isomers, and salts of optical isomers;

     (5)  Pseudoephedrine, its salts, optical isomers, and salts of optical isomers;

     (6)  Norpseudoephedrine, its salts, optical isomers, and salts of optical isomers;

     (7)  Phenylpropanolamine, its salts, optical isomers, and salts of optical isomers;

     (8)  Hydriodic acid;

     (9)  Benzyl cyanide;

    (10)  Benzyl chloride;

    (11)  N-methylformamide;

    (12)  N-methylephedrine, its salts, optical isomers, and salts of optical isomers;

    (13)  N-ethylephedrine;

    (14)  N-ethylpseudoephedrine;

    (15)  N-methylpseudoephedrine, its salts, optical isomers, and salts of optical isomers;

    (16)  Chloroephedrine;

    (17)  Chloropseudoephedrine;

    (18)  Ethylamine;

    (19)  D-lysergic acid;

    (20)  Ergotamine and its salts;

    (21)  Piperidine and its salts;

    (22)  N-acetylanthranilic acid, its esters and salts;

    (23)  Anthranilic acid, its esters and salts;

    (24)  Propionic anhydride;

    (25)  Isosafrole;

    (26)  Safrole;

    (27)  Piperonal;

    (28)  Thionychloride;

    (29)  Ergonovine and its salts;

    (30)  3,4-Methylenedioxyphenyl-2-propanone;

    (31)  Benzaldehyde;

    (32)  Nitroethane;

    (33)  Red phosphorus;

    (34)  Iodine crystals;

    (35)  Iodine at concentrations greater than 1.5 per cent by weight in a solution or matrix above the threshold of two ounces in a single transaction;

    (36)  Gamma butyrolactone (GBL) including butyrolactone; butyrolactone gamma; 4-butyrolactone; 2(3H)-furanone dihydro; dihydro-2(3H)-furanone; tetrahydro-2-furanone; 1,2-butanolide; 1,4-butanolide; 4-butanolide; gamma-hydroxybutyric acid lactone; 3-hydroxybutyric acid lactone; and 4-hydroxybutanoic acid lactone with chemical abstract service number 96-48-0; 

    (37)  1,4-butanediol, including butanediol; butane-1,4-diol; 1,4-butylene glycol; butylene glycol; 1,4-dihydroxybutane; 1,4-tetramethylene glycol; tetramethylene glycol; and tetramethylene; 1,4-diol;

    (38)  Hypophosphorous acid and its salts (including ammonium hypophosphite, calcium hypophosphite, iron hypophosphite, potassium hypophosphite, manganese hypophosphite, magnesium hypophosphite, and sodium hypophosphite);

    (39)  White phosphorus (other names yellow phosphorus); and

    (40)  Anhydrous ammonia.

     (b)  List 2 chemicals.  Any manufacturer, wholesaler, retailer, or other person who sells, transfers, or otherwise furnishes any extraordinary quantity of any of the following chemicals, or sells, transfers, or otherwise furnishes the chemicals through the use of an uncommon method of payment or delivery or under any other circumstances that may make that person believe that the following chemicals could be used in violation of this part by any person in this State, shall report to the department all those transactions of:

     (1)  Acetic anhydride;

     (2)  Acetone;

     (3)  Ethyl ether;

     (4)  Potassium permanganate;

     (5)  2-Butanone (or methyl ethyl ketone or MEK);

     (6)  Toluene;

     (7)  Hydrochloric acid;

     (8)  Sulfuric acid;

     (9)  Methyl isobutyl ketone (MIBK);

    (10)  Hydrogen chloride; and

    (11)  Methyl sulfone (MSM, DMS, Dimethyl sulfone or DMSO2).

     (c)  Additional chemicals.  If a chemical is added or deleted as a regulated list 1 or list 2 chemical under federal law and notice of the designation is given to the department, the department may recommend that a corresponding change be made to state law.  The department of public safety shall designate the chemical as added or deleted under this chapter after the expiration of thirty days from publication in the Federal Register of a final order and the change shall have the effect of law.  If a chemical is added or deleted under this subsection, the control shall be temporary and, if the temporary designation of the added or deleted chemical is not permanently enacted in corresponding changes to this chapter at the next regular session of the legislature, the temporary designation shall be nullified.

     (d)  The department of public safety shall adopt rules pursuant to chapter 91 necessary for the purposes of this section; provided the rules adopted to add or subtract to list 1 or list 2 may be adopted without regard to chapter 91.