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Misuse of Drugs Act 1971

As amended by Criminal Justice Act 1972, sch 6; Magistrates’ Courts Act 1980 (c. 43, SIF 82), Sch. 1.

(1) In this Act-(a) the expression “controlled drug” means any substance or product for the time being

specifi ed in Part I, II, or III of Schedule 2 to this Act; and (b) the expressions “Class A drug”, “Class B drug” and “Class C drug” mean any of the

substances and products for the time being specifi ed respectively in Part I, Part II and Part III of that Schedule;

and the provisions of Part IV of that Schedule shall have effect with respect to the meanings of expressions used in that Schedule.