90-86 Title of Article
90-87 Definitions
90-88 Authority to control
90-89 Schedule I controlled substances
90-89.1 Treatment of controlled substance analogues
90-90 Schedule II controlled substances
90-91 Schedule III controlled substances
90-92 Schedule IV controlled substances
90-93 Schedule V controlled substances
90-94 Schedule VI controlled substances
90-94.1 Exemption for use or possession of hemp extract
90-95 Violations; penalties
90-95.1 Continuing criminal enterprise
90-95.2 Cooperation between law-enforcement agencies
90-95.3 Restitution to law-enforcement agencies for undercover purchases; restitution for drug analyses; restitution for seizure and cleanup of clandestine laboratories
90-95.4 Employing or intentionally using minor to commit a drug law violation
90-95.5 Civil liability ? employing a minor to commit a drug offense
90-95.6 Promoting drug sales by a minor
90-95.7 Participating in a drug violation by a minor
90-96 Conditional discharge for first offense
90-96.01 Drug education schools; responsibilities of the Department of Health and Human Services; fees
90-96.1 Immunity from prosecution for minors
90-96.2 Drug-related overdose treatment; limited immunity
90-97 Other penalties
90-98 Attempt and conspiracy; penalties
90-99 Republishing of schedules
90-100 Rules
90-101 Annual registration and fee to engage in listed activities with controlled substances; effect of registration; exceptions; waiver; inspection
90-102 Additional provisions as to registration
90-102.1 Registration of persons requiring limited use of controlled substances for training purposes in certain businesses
90-103 Revocation or suspension of registration
90-104 Records of registrants or practitioners
90-105 Order forms
90-106 Prescriptions and labeling
90-106.1 Photo ID requirement for Schedule II controlled substances
90-106.3 Disposal of residual pain prescriptions following death of hospice or palliative care patient
90-107 Prescriptions, stocks, etc., open to inspection by officials
90-108 Prohibited acts; penalties
90-109 Licensing required
90-109.1 Treatment
90-110 Injunctions
90-111 Cooperative arrangements
90-112 Forfeitures
90-112.1 Remission or mitigation of forfeitures; possession pending trial
90-113.1 Burden of proof; liabilities
90-113.2 Judicial review
90-113.3 Education and research
90-113.5 State Board of Pharmacy, State Bureau of Investigation and peace officers to enforce Article
90-113.6 Payments and advances
90-113.7 Pending proceedings
90-113.8 Continuation of regulations

Terms Used In North Carolina General Statutes > Chapter 90 > Article 5

  • 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:

    a. See North Carolina General Statutes 90-87

  • Agent: means an authorized person who acts on behalf of or at the direction of a manufacturer, distributor, or dispenser but does not include a common or contract carrier, public warehouseman, or employee thereof. See North Carolina General Statutes 90-87
  • Bureau: means the Bureau of Narcotics and Dangerous Drugs, United States Department of Justice or its successor agency. See North Carolina General Statutes 90-87
  • Commission: means the Commission for Mental Health, Developmental Disabilities, and Substance Abuse Services established under Part 4 of Article 3 of Chapter 143B of the General Statutes. See North Carolina General Statutes 90-87
  • Control: means to add, remove, or change the placement of a drug, substance, or immediate precursor included in Schedules I through VI of this Article. See North Carolina General Statutes 90-87
  • Controlled substance: means a drug, substance, or immediate precursor included in Schedules I through VI of this Article. See North Carolina General Statutes 90-87
  • Controlled substance analogue: means a substance (i) the chemical structure of which is substantially similar to the chemical structure of a controlled substance in Schedule I or II; (ii) which has a stimulant, depressant, or hallucinogenic effect on the central nervous system that is substantially similar to or greater than the stimulant, depressant, or hallucinogenic effect on the central nervous system of a controlled substance in Schedule I or II; or (iii) with respect to a particular person, which such person represents or intends to have a stimulant, depressant, or hallucinogenic effect on the central nervous system that is substantially similar to or greater than the stimulant, depressant, or hallucinogenic effect on the central nervous system of a controlled substance in Schedule I or II; and does not include (i) a controlled substance; (ii) any substance for which there is an approved new drug application; (iii) with respect to a particular person any substance, if an exemption is in effect for investigational use, for that person, under ? 355 of Title 21 of the United States Code to the extent conduct with respect to such substance is pursuant to such exemption; or (iv) any substance to the extent not intended for human consumption before such an exemption takes effect with respect to that substance. See North Carolina General Statutes 90-87
  • Counterfeit controlled substance: means :

    a. See North Carolina General Statutes 90-87

  • Definitions: As used in this Article:

    (1) . See North Carolina General Statutes 90-102.1

  • 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 North Carolina General Statutes 90-87
  • 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 North Carolina General Statutes 90-87
  • Dispenser: means a practitioner who dispenses. See North Carolina General Statutes 90-87
  • Distribute: means to deliver other than by administering or dispensing a controlled substance. See North Carolina General Statutes 90-87
  • Distributor: means a person who distributes. See North Carolina General Statutes 90-87
  • Dog handler: means a person trained in the handling of drug detection dogs, including the care, feeding, and maintenance of drug detection dogs and the procedures necessary to train and control the behavior of drug detection dogs. See North Carolina General Statutes 90-102.1
  • Drug: means a. See North Carolina General Statutes 90-87
  • following: when used by way of reference to any section of a statute, shall be construed to mean the section next preceding or next following that in which such reference is made; unless when some other section is expressly designated in such reference. See North Carolina General Statutes 15A-941
  • Immediate precursor: means a substance which the Commission has found to be and by regulation 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 such manufacture. See North Carolina General Statutes 90-87
  • in writing: may be construed to include printing, engraving, lithographing, and any other mode of representing words and letters: Provided, that in all cases where a written signature is required by law, the same shall be in a proper handwriting, or in a proper mark. See North Carolina General Statutes 15A-941
  • isomer: means any type of isomer, including structural, geometric, or optical isomers, and stereoisomers. See North Carolina General Statutes 90-87
  • Manufacture: means the production, preparation, propagation, compounding, conversion, or processing of a controlled substance by any means, whether directly or indirectly, artificially or naturally, or by extraction from substances of a natural origin, or independently by means of chemical synthesis, or by a combination of extraction and chemical synthesis; and "manufacture" further 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 his own use or the preparation, compounding, packaging, or labeling of a controlled substance:

    a. See North Carolina General Statutes 90-87

  • Marijuana: means all parts of the plant of the genus Cannabis, whether growing or not; the seeds thereof; the resin extracted from any part of such plant; and every compound, manufacture, salt, derivative, mixture, or preparation of such plant, its seeds or resin, but shall not include the mature stalks of such plant, fiber produced from such stalks, oil, or cake made from the seeds of such plant, any other compound, manufacture, salt, derivative, mixture, or preparation of such mature stalks (except the resin extracted therefrom), fiber, oil, or cake, or the sterilized seed of such plant which is incapable of germination. See North Carolina General Statutes 90-87
  • 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:

    a. See North Carolina General Statutes 90-87

  • 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 North Carolina General Statutes 90-87
  • Opioid: means any synthetic narcotic drug having opiate-like activities but is not derived from opium. See North Carolina General Statutes 90-87
  • Opium poppy: means the plant of the species Papaver somniferum L. See North Carolina General Statutes 90-87
  • Person: means individual, corporation, government or governmental subdivision or agency, business trust, estate, trust, partnership or association, or any other legal entity. See North Carolina General Statutes 90-87
  • Poppy straw: means all parts, except the seeds, of the opium poppy, after mowing. See North Carolina General Statutes 90-87
  • Practitioner: means :

    a. See North Carolina General Statutes 90-87

  • Prescription: means :

    a. See North Carolina General Statutes 90-87

  • property: shall include all property, both real and personal. See North Carolina General Statutes 15A-941
  • Registrant: means a person registered by the Commission to manufacture, distribute, or dispense any controlled substance as required by this Article. See North Carolina General Statutes 90-87
  • Registration: A dog handler who is not exempt from registration under G. See North Carolina General Statutes 90-102.1
  • seal: shall be construed to include an impression of such official seal, made upon the paper alone, as well as an impression made by means of a wafer or of wax affixed thereto. See North Carolina General Statutes 15A-941
  • state: when applied to the different parts of the United States, shall be construed to extend to and include the District of Columbia and the several territories, so called; and the words "United States" shall be construed to include the said district and territories and all dependencies. See North Carolina General Statutes 15A-941
  • State: means the State of North Carolina. See North Carolina General Statutes 90-87
  • Targeted controlled substance: means any controlled substance included in G. See North Carolina General Statutes 90-87
  • Ultimate user: means a person who lawfully possesses a controlled substance for his own use, or for the use of a member of his household, or for administration to an animal owned by him or by a member of his household. See North Carolina General Statutes 90-87
  • United States: shall be construed to include the said district and territories and all dependencies. See North Carolina General Statutes 15A-941