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Health and Safety Code - HSC

DIVISION 10. UNIFORM CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES ACT [11000 - 11651]

  ( Division 10 repealed and added by Stats. 1972, Ch. 1407. )
  

CHAPTER 4. Prescriptions [11150 - 11209]

  ( Chapter 4 added by Stats. 1972, Ch. 1407. )
  

ARTICLE 4. Refilling Prescriptions [11200 - 11201]
  ( Article 4 added by Stats. 1972, Ch. 1407. )

  
11200.  

(a)  No person shall dispense or refill a controlled substance prescription more than six months after the date thereof.

(b)  No prescription for a Schedule III or IV substance may be refilled more than five times and in an amount, for all refills of that prescription taken together, exceeding a 120-day supply.

(c)  No prescription for a Schedule II substance may be refilled.

(Amended by Stats. 1992, Ch. 616, Sec. 2. Effective January 1, 1993.)