Tennessee Code Title 39. Criminal Offenses § 39-17-405

The commissioner of mental health and substance abuse services, upon the agreement of the commissioner of health, shall place a substance in Schedule I upon finding that the substance has:

(1) High potential for abuse;  and

(2) No accepted medical use in treatment in the United States or lacks accepted safety for use in treatment under medical supervision.


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