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DRUG MISUSE AND TRAFFICKING ACT 1985 - SECT 36ZD
(1) In this Part:
(a) any words, whether written or spoken, or
pictorial representation or design, or
(c) any other representation by any
means at all.
"display" , in relation to an advertisement, includes cause or permit to be
"manufacture" , in relation to a psychoactive substance, means to make up,
prepare, produce, process (including by extracting or refining), package or
label the psychoactive substance.
"psychoactive effect" , in relation to a person who is consuming or has
consumed a psychoactive substance, means:
(a) stimulation or depression of the
central nervous system of the person, resulting in hallucinations or a
significant disturbance in, or significant change to, motor function,
thinking, behaviour, perception, awareness or mood, or
(b) causing a state of
dependence, including physical or psychological addiction.
"psychoactive substance" means any substance (other than a substance to which
this Part does not apply) that, when consumed by a person, has the capacity to
induce a psychoactive effect.
"publish" includes distribute, disseminate, circulate, exhibit and cause or
permit to be published.
"substance" includes any plant, fungus or natural organism.
"tobacco product" means tobacco, or a cigarette or cigar, or any other product
containing tobacco and designed for human consumption or use.
"usage instruction" , in relation to a psychoactive substance, includes any
direction, caution, warning, advice or recommendation in relation to the
consumption of the substance.
(2) In this Part, a reference to the
"consumption" of a psychoactive substance includes a reference to the
ingestion, injection or inhalation of a psychoactive substance, the smoking of
a psychoactive substance, the inhalation of fumes caused by the heating or
burning of a psychoactive substance and any other means of introducing a
psychoactive substance into any part of the body of a person.
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