Kansas Statutes Chapter 21. Crimes and Punishments § 21-5425. Unlawful administration of a substance

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(a) Unlawful administration of a substance is the administration of a substance to another person without consent with the intent to impair such other person's physical or mental ability to appraise or control such person's conduct.

(b) Unlawful administration of a substance is a class A person misdemeanor.

(c) This section shall not prohibit administration of any substance described in subsection (d) for lawful medical or therapeutic treatment.

(d) As used in this section, “administration of a substance” means any method of causing the ingestion by another person of a controlled substance, including gamma hydroxybutyric acid, or any controlled substance analog, as defined in K.S.A. 65-4101, and amendments thereto, of gamma hydroxybutyric acid, including gamma butyrolactone;  butyrolactone;  butyrolactone gamma;  4-butyrolactone;  2(3H)-furanone dihydro;  dihydro-2(3H)-furanone;  tetrahydro-2-furanone;  1,2-butanolide;  1,4-butanolide;  4-butanolide;  gamma-hydroxybutyric acid lactone;  3-hydroxybutyric acid lactone and 4-hydroxybutanoic acid lactone with CAS No. 96-48-0;  1,4 butanediol;  butanediol;  butane-1,4-diol;  1,4-butylene glycol;  butylene glycol;  1,4-dihydroxybutane;  1,4-tetramethylene glycol;  tetramethylene glycol;  tetramethylene 1,4-diol.

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