anti-drug law

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Noun1.anti-drug law - a law forbidding the sale or use of narcotic drugsanti-drug law - a law forbidding the sale or use of narcotic drugs
law - legal document setting forth rules governing a particular kind of activity; "there is a law against kidnapping"
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
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Failure to do so shall be a ground for disapproval of their annual budget and possible filing of appropriate charges pursuant to the local government code and anti-drug law,' Aquino said in a statement.
9165 or the anti-drug law is being prepared against her.
now we have the moral ascendancy to lead as prime implementers of the anti-drug law.
The commitment and strong sense of determination demonstrated by our PDEA regional offices and other anti-drug law enforcement units are concrete proof of cooperation in the fight to suppress the supply of illegal drugs in the country, Lapea said.
Article 43 of the Anti-Drug Law stipulates that addicts who voluntarily approach the Public Prosecution and seek help for treatment will not face criminal charges.
He said that the AND addiction treatment centre had dealt with 1,200 cases, pointing out that whoever approaches the facility for treatment is exempted from the penalty under the anti-drug law.
The security committee considered the proposal submitted by Al-Mufreh as containing phrases and items unrelated to the subject matter of the anti-drug law and provisions, which itself did not include any specifications regarding the eligibility of the addict themselves, such the person's status as an employee, worker, unemployed, male, female, citizen or resident.
Under Malaysia's harsh anti-drug law, anyone convicted of drug trafficking faces a mandatory death sentence.
If implemented, the anti-drug law passed in 1998 could have organized the relationship between the addict and the ministries in finding proper treatments in agreement with international standards," said Khalil.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- A prominent Iranian judiciary official on Tuesday stressed the country's resolve to punish major drug-traffickers as Iran communicated the new anti-drug law.
State Department's anti-drug law enforcement program will contribute furniture, vehicles and transportation and living costs of students and instructors, which will come to approximately $2 million.
This study of the 1989 Massachusetts' School Anti-Drug law reviewed 443 drug dealing cases in three cities.