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Psychoactive drug offences

It is an offence to sell, produce, advertise and commercially supply synthetic drugs that have a psychoactive effect (or that are claimed to have this effect).

From 1 November 2017 new offences apply, which aim to criminalise the sale, production, advertisement and commercial supply of synthetic drugs that have a psychoactive effect (or that are claimed to have this effect). The changes have been made due to the difficulty of the law to keep pace with the development of psychoactive drugs. Some psychoactive drugs are exempted, such as tobacco and alcohol.

See Psychoactive drugs.

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