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§ 2-312.1. Prescription of anabolic steroids or human growth hormones

Oklahoma Statutes AnnotatedTitle 63. Public Health and Safety

Oklahoma Statutes Annotated
Title 63. Public Health and Safety (Refs & Annos)
Chapter 2. Uniform Controlled Dangerous Substances Act (Refs & Annos)
Article III. Regulation of Manufacture, Distribution, Dispensing, Prescribing, Administering and Using for Scientific Purposes of Controlled Dangerous Substances
Prescriptions
63 Okl.St.Ann. § 2-312.1
§ 2-312.1. Prescription of anabolic steroids or human growth hormones
A. A licensed practitioner as defined in Section 355 of Title 59 of the Oklahoma Statutes shall not prescribe, dispense, deliver, or administer an anabolic steroid or human growth hormone or cause an anabolic steroid or human growth hormone to be administered under the direction or supervision of the practitioner except for a valid medical purpose and in the course of a professional practice. A valid medical purpose for the use of anabolic steroids or human growth hormones shall not include bodybuilding, muscle enhancement or increasing muscle bulk or strength of a person who is in good health. This section shall not prohibit the use of anabolic steroids for the treatment of livestock or domestic animals in accordance with state or federal law.
B. The prescribing, dispensing, delivering or administering of an anabolic steroid by a licensed practitioner in violation of the provisions of subsection A of this section shall be grounds for revocation or nonrenewal of the license of such licensed practitioner to practice in this state. In addition, any licensed practitioner prescribing, dispensing, delivering or administering an anabolic steroid in violation of the provisions of subsection A of this section, upon conviction thereof shall be guilty of a felony punishable by imprisonment in the State Penitentiary for a term of not more than three (3) years, or by a fine not to exceed Ten Thousand Dollars ($10,000.00), or by both such imprisonment and fine.

Credits

Laws 1989, c. 304, § 2, eff. Nov. 1, 1989. Renumbered from Title 59, § 355.3 and amended by Laws 1990, c. 271, §§ 1, 3, operative July 1, 1990; Laws 1997, c. 133, § 527, eff. July 1, 1999; Laws 1999, 1st Ex.Sess., c. 5, § 380, eff. July 1, 1999.
63 Okl. St. Ann. § 2-312.1, OK ST T. 63 § 2-312.1
Current with emergency effective legislation through Chapter 378 of the Second Regular Session of the 59th Legislature (2024). Some sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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