Maine Revised Statutes

§7246. Definitions

As used in this chapter, unless the context otherwise indicates, the following terms have the following meanings. [2003, c. 483, §1 (NEW).]

1. Controlled substance.  "Controlled substance" means a controlled substance included in schedules II, III or IV of 21 United States Code, Section 812 or 21 Code of Federal Regulations, Section 1308.
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2. Dispenser.  "Dispenser" means a pharmacist who is licensed or registered under Title 32 or a licensed health care professional with authority to dispense or administer prescription drugs.
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3. Fund.  "Fund" means the Controlled Substances Prescription Monitoring Program Fund established in section 7247.
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4. Office. 
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5. Prescriber.  "Prescriber" means a licensed health care professional with authority to prescribe controlled substances.
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6. Prescription monitoring information.  "Prescription monitoring information" means information submitted to and maintained by the program.
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7. Program.  "Program" means the Controlled Substances Prescription Monitoring Program established under section 7248.
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SECTION HISTORY
2003, c. 483, §1 (NEW). 2003, c. 689, §B6 (REV). 2011, c. 657, Pt. AA, §65 (AMD).

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