§ 124.101 Definitions
§ 124.101A Administration of controlled substances — delegation.
§ 124.101B Factors indicating an imitation controlled substance
§ 124.201 Duty to recommend changes in schedules — temporary amendments to schedules.
§ 124.201A Cannabidiol investigational product — rules.
§ 124.202 Controlled substances — listed regardless of name.
§ 124.203 Substances listed in schedule I — criteria.
§ 124.204 Schedule I — substances included.
§ 124.205 Substances listed in schedule II — criteria.
§ 124.206 Schedule II — substances included.
§ 124.207 Substances listed in schedule III — criteria.
§ 124.208 Schedule III — substances included.
§ 124.209 Substances listed in schedule IV — criteria.
§ 124.210 Schedule IV — substances included.
§ 124.211 Schedule V — criteria.
§ 124.212 Schedule V — substances included.
§ 124.212A Pharmacy pseudoephedrine sale — restrictions — records — contingent applicability.
§ 124.212B Pseudoephedrine sales — tracking — penalty.
§ 124.212C Pseudoephedrine advisory council — electronic monitoring.
§ 124.213 Pseudoephedrine purchase restrictions from pharmacy or retailer — penalty.
§ 124.301 Rules
§ 124.302 Registration requirements
§ 124.303 Registration
§ 124.304 Revocation, suspension, or restriction of registration
§ 124.305 Contested case proceedings
§ 124.306 Records of registrants
§ 124.307 Order forms
§ 124.308 Prescriptions
§ 124.401 Prohibited acts — manufacture, delivery, possession — counterfeit substances, simulated controlled substances, imitation controlled substances — penalties.
§ 124.401A Enhanced penalty for manufacture or distribution to persons on certain real property
§ 124.401B Possession of controlled substances on certain real property — additional penalty.
§ 124.401C Manufacturing methamphetamine in presence of minors
§ 124.401D Conspiracy to manufacture for delivery or delivery or intent or conspiracy to deliver amphetamine or methamphetamine to a minor
§ 124.401E Certain penalties for manufacturing or delivery of amphetamine or methamphetamine
§ 124.401F Prohibitions on tampering with, possessing, or transporting anhydrous ammonia or anhydrous ammonia equipment
§ 124.402 Prohibited acts — distributors — registrants — proprietors — penalties.
§ 124.403 Prohibited acts — controlled substances, distribution, use, possession — records and information — penalties.
§ 124.404 Penalties under other laws
§ 124.405 Bar to prosecution
§ 124.406 Distribution to person under age eighteen
§ 124.406A Use of persons under age eighteen in the drug trade
§ 124.407 Gatherings where controlled substances unlawfully used — penalties.
§ 124.408 Joint criminal trials
§ 124.409 Conditional discharge, commitment for treatment, and probation
§ 124.410 Accommodation offense
§ 124.411 Second or subsequent offenses
§ 124.412 Notice of conviction
§ 124.413 Mandatory minimum sentence — parole eligibility.
§ 124.414 Drug paraphernalia
§ 124.415 Parental and school notification — persons under eighteen years of age.
§ 124.416 Exception to restrictions on bail
§ 124.417 Imitation controlled substances — exceptions.
§ 124.418 Persons seeking medical assistance for drug-related overdose
§ 124.501 Responsibility for enforcement
§ 124.502 Administrative inspections and warrants
§ 124.503 Injunctions
§ 124.504 Cooperative arrangements and confidentiality
§ 124.506 Controlled substances — disposal.
§ 124.506A Large seizure of a controlled substance — evidence and disposal.
§ 124.507 Burden of proof — liabilities.
§ 124.508 Judicial review
§ 124.509 Education and research
§ 124.510 Reports of arrests and analyses to department
§ 124.550 Definitions
§ 124.551 Information program for drug prescribing and dispensing
§ 124.551A Prescribing practitioner program registration
§ 124.552 Information reporting
§ 124.553 Information access
§ 124.554 Rules and reporting
§ 124.555 Advisory council established
§ 124.556 Education and treatment
§ 124.557 Drug information program fund — surcharge.
§ 124.558 Prohibited acts — penalties.
§ 124.601 Uniformity of interpretation
§ 124.602 Short title

Terms Used In Iowa Code > Chapter 124 - Controlled Substances

  • Acquittal:
    1. Judgement that a criminal defendant has not been proved guilty beyond a reasonable doubt.
    2. A verdict of "not guilty."
  • Administer: means the direct application of a controlled substance, whether by injection, inhalation, ingestion, or any other means, to the body of a patient or research subject by:
  • Agent: means an authorized person who acts on behalf of or at the direction of a manufacturer, distributor, or dispenser. See Iowa Code 124.101
  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Appellate: About appeals; an appellate court has the power to review the judgement of another lower court or tribunal.
  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • Attachment: A procedure by which a person's property is seized to pay judgments levied by the court.
  • Bail: Security given for the release of a criminal defendant or witness from legal custody (usually in the form of money) to secure his/her appearance on the day and time appointed.
  • Board: means the board of pharmacy. See Iowa Code 124.101
  • Bureau: means the bureau of narcotics and dangerous drugs, United States department of justice, or its successor agency. See Iowa Code 124.101
  • Child: includes child by adoption. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • clerk: means clerk of the court in which the action or proceeding is brought or is pending; and the words "clerk's office" mean the office of that clerk. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Controlled substance: means a drug, substance, or immediate precursor in schedules I through V of subchapter II of this chapter. See Iowa Code 124.101
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Counterfeit substance: means a controlled substance which, or the container or labeling of which, without authorization, bears the trademark, trade name, or other identifying mark, imprint, number or device, or any likeness thereof, of a manufacturer, distributor, or dispenser other than the person who in fact manufactured, distributed, or dispensed the substance. See Iowa Code 124.101
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • delivery: means the actual, constructive, or attempted transfer from one person to another of a controlled substance, whether or not there is an agency relationship. See Iowa Code 124.101
  • Department: means the department of public safety of the state of Iowa. See Iowa Code 124.101
  • Dependent: A person dependent for support upon another.
  • Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial.
  • Dispense: means to deliver a controlled substance to an ultimate user or research subject by or pursuant to the lawful order of a practitioner, including the prescribing, administering, packaging, labeling, or compounding necessary to prepare the substance for that delivery. See Iowa Code 124.101
  • Dispenser: means a practitioner who dispenses. See Iowa Code 124.101
  • Distribute: means to deliver other than by administering or dispensing a controlled substance. See Iowa Code 124.101
  • Distributor: means a person who distributes. See Iowa Code 124.101
  • Drug: means :
  • Electronic prescription: means a prescription which is transmitted by a computer device in a secure manner, including computer-to-computer transmission and computer-to-facsimile transmission. See Iowa Code 124.101
  • Entitlement: A Federal program or provision of law that requires payments to any person or unit of government that meets the eligibility criteria established by law. Entitlements constitute a binding obligation on the part of the Federal Government, and eligible recipients have legal recourse if the obligation is not fulfilled. Social Security and veterans' compensation and pensions are examples of entitlement programs.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Facsimile prescription: means a prescription which is transmitted by a device which sends an exact image to the receiver. See Iowa Code 124.101
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • following: when used by way of reference to a chapter or other part of a statute mean the next preceding or next following chapter or other part. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • Forgery: The fraudulent signing or alteration of another's name to an instrument such as a deed, mortgage, or check. The intent of the forgery is to deceive or defraud. Source: OCC
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Grand jury: agreement providing that a lender will delay exercising its rights (in the case of a mortgage,
  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • Imitation controlled substance: means a substance which is not a controlled substance but which by color, shape, size, markings, and other aspects of dosage unit appearance, and packaging or other factors, appears to be or resembles a controlled substance. See Iowa Code 124.101
  • Immediate precursor: means a substance which the board has found to be and by rule designates as being the principal compound commonly used or produced primarily for use, and which is an immediate chemical intermediary used or likely to be used in the manufacture of a controlled substance, the control of which is necessary to prevent, curtail, or limit manufacture. See Iowa Code 124.101
  • Indictment: The formal charge issued by a grand jury stating that there is enough evidence that the defendant committed the crime to justify having a trial; it is used primarily for felonies.
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • Isomer: means the optical isomer, except as used in section 124. See Iowa Code 124.101
  • Judicial officer: means a supreme court justice, a judge of the court of appeals, a district judge, a district associate judge, an associate juvenile judge, an associate probate judge, or a magistrate. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Manufacture: means the production, preparation, propagation, compounding, conversion, or processing of a controlled substance, either directly or 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, compounding, packaging, or labeling of a controlled substance:
  • Marijuana: means all parts of the plants of the genus Cannabis, whether growing or not; the seeds thereof; the resin extracted from any part of the plant; and every compound, manufacture, salt, derivative, mixture or preparation of the plant, its seeds or resin, including tetrahydrocannabinols. See Iowa Code 124.101
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Narcotic drug: means any of the following, whether produced directly or indirectly by extraction from substances of vegetable origin, or independently by means of chemical synthesis, or by a combination of extraction and chemical synthesis:
  • oath: includes affirmation in all cases where an affirmation may be substituted for an oath, and in like cases the word "swear" includes "affirm". See Iowa Code 4.1
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • Office: means the governor's office of drug control policy, as referred to in section 80E. See Iowa Code 124.101
  • Opiate: means any substance having an addiction-forming or addiction-sustaining liability similar to morphine or being capable of conversion into a drug having addiction-forming or addiction-sustaining liability. See Iowa Code 124.101
  • Opium poppy: means the plant of the species Papaver somniferum L. See Iowa Code 124.101
  • Oversight: Committee review of the activities of a Federal agency or program.
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • Person: means individual, corporation, government or governmental subdivision or agency, business trust, estate, trust, partnership or association, or any other legal entity. See Iowa Code 124.101
  • Plea: In a criminal case, the defendant's statement pleading "guilty" or "not guilty" in answer to the charges, a declaration made in open court.
  • Poppy straw: means all parts, except the seeds, of the opium poppy, after mowing. See Iowa Code 124.101
  • Practitioner: means either:
  • Probable cause: A reasonable ground for belief that the offender violated a specific law.
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • Production: includes the manufacture, planting, cultivation, growing, or harvesting of a controlled substance. See Iowa Code 124.101
  • property: includes personal and real property. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • Reporter: Makes a record of court proceedings and prepares a transcript, and also publishes the court's opinions or decisions (in the courts of appeals).
  • Rule: includes "regulation". See Iowa Code 4.1
  • seal: shall include an impression upon the paper alone, or upon wax, a wafer affixed to the paper, or an official stamp of a notarial officer as provided in chapter 9B. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • Signature: includes an electronic signature as defined in section 554D. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • Simulated controlled substance: means a substance which is not a controlled substance but which is expressly represented to be a controlled substance, or a substance which is not a controlled substance but which is impliedly represented to be a controlled substance and which because of its nature, packaging, or appearance would lead a reasonable person to believe it to be a controlled substance. See Iowa Code 124.101
  • State: when applied to a part of the United States, includes any state, district, commonwealth, territory, insular possession, and any area subject to the legal authority of the United States of America. See Iowa Code 124.101
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
  • Ultimate user: means a person who lawfully possesses a controlled substance for the person's own use or for the use of a member of the person's household or for administering to an animal owned by the person or by a member of the person's household. See Iowa Code 124.101
  • United States: includes all the states. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • Verdict: The decision of a petit jury or a judge.
  • Writ: A formal written command, issued from the court, requiring the performance of a specific act.
  • year: means twelve consecutive months. See Iowa Code 4.1