California Code, Health and Safety Code - HSC § 11375

<Section operative when the terms of Section 3 of Stats.1996, c. 109 (S.B.1426) are met. See, also, section operative until the terms of Section 3 of Stats.1996, c. 109 (S.B.1426) are met.>

(a) As to the substances specified in subdivision (c), this section, and not Sections 11377 , 11378 , 11379 , and 11380 , shall apply.

(b)(1) Every person who possesses for sale, or who sells, any substance specified in subdivision (c) shall be punished by imprisonment in the county jail for a period of not more than one year or state prison.

(2) Every person who possesses any controlled substance specified in subdivision (c), unless upon the prescription of a physician, dentist, podiatrist, or veterinarian, licensed to practice in this state, shall be guilty of an infraction or a misdemeanor.

(c) This section shall apply to any material, compound, mixture, or preparation containing any of the following substances:

(1) Chlordiazepoxide.

(2) Clonazepam.

(3) Clorazepate.

(4) Diazepam.

(5) Flurazepam.

(6) Lorazepam.

(7) Mebutamate.

(8) Oxazepam.

(9) Prazepam.

(10) Temazepam.

(11) Halazepam.

(12) Alprazolam.

(13) Propoxyphene.

(14) Diethylpropion.

(15) Phentermine.

(16) Pemoline.

(17) Triazolam.


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