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Misbranded Adulterated Counterfeit Drugs Penalty

Concerning penalties for accessing drugs in a manner that violates the 'Colorado Food and Drug Act'.
2017 Regular Session

The bill amends the pharmacy practice law to specify that it is unlawful to:

  • Sell, compound, dispense, give, receive, or possess any drug or device unless done so in accordance with specific provisions of the pharmacy practice laws of the state and with the 'Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act'; or
  • Possess, sell, dispense, give, receive, or administer an adulterated or misbranded drug or device or a counterfeit drug.

A person who engages in an unlawful act is subject to a civil fine of between $1,000 and $10,000.

(Note: This summary applies to this bill as introduced.)


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