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§ 1775. Issuing Citations.


Barclays Official California Code of Regulations Currentness
Title 16. Professional and Vocational Regulations
Division 17. California State Board of Pharmacy
Article 9. Citations and Fines (Refs & Annos)
16 CCR § 1775
§ 1775. Issuing Citations.
(a) The executive officer or his/her designee may issue a citation which may contain either or both an administrative fine and an order of abatement for:
(1) A violation of the Pharmacy Law (Business and Professions Code 4000 et seq.).
(2) A violation of a regulation adopted by the board.
(3) A violation of the Confidentiality of Medical Information Act (Civil Code 56 et seq.).
(4) Defaulting on a United States Department of Health and Human Services education loan.
(5) A violation of other statutes or regulations for which the board may issue a citation.
(b) Each citation shall be in writing and shall describe with particularity the nature and facts of the violation, including a reference to the statute or regulations alleged to have been violated. The citation shall be served upon the individual personally or by certified mail.
(c) A citation must inform the cited person or entity that if he/she or it desires a hearing to contest the finding of a violation, that hearing shall be requested by written notice to the board within 30 days of the issuance of the citation. If a hearing is not requested pursuant to this article, payment of any fine shall not constitute an admission of the violation charged.
Note: Authority cited: Sections 125.9, 148, 685 and 4005, Business and Professions Code; and Section 56.36, Civil Code. Reference: Sections 125.9, 148 and 685, Business and Professions Code; and Section 56.36, Civil Code.
1. New article 9.5 and section filed 5-31-95; operative 6-30-95 (Register 95, No. 22).
2. Amendment of subsection (a) and Note filed 3-1-2000; operative 3-31-2000 (Register 2000, No. 9).
3. Amendment of subsection (a) and new subsection (d) filed 6-22-2001; operative 7-22-2001 (Register 2001, No. 25).
4. Change without regulatory effect renumbering former article 9.5 heading to new article 9 heading filed 9-11-2002 pursuant to section 100, title 1, California Code of Regulations (Register 2002, No. 37).
5. Amendment of section heading, section and Note filed 9-11-2003; operative 10-11-2003 (Register 2003, No. 37).
This database is current through 7/29/22 Register 2022, No. 30
16 CCR § 1775, 16 CA ADC § 1775
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