Whenever the Attorney General determines that there is evidence that—
(1)a drug or other substance, which is not a controlled substance (as defined in section
802(6) of this title), has a potential for abuse, or
(2)a controlled substance should be transferred or removed from a schedule under section
812 of this title,
he shall, prior to initiating any proceeding under section
811(a) of this title, give the President timely notice of such determination. Information forwarded to the Attorney General pursuant to section
811(f) of this title shall also be forwarded by the Secretary of Health and Human Services to the President.
Provisions similar to this section were contained in section
1118 of this title prior to the general revision of this subchapter by Pub. L. 96–181, § 4,Jan. 2, 1980, 93 Stat. 1309.
1981—Pub. L. 97–35substituted “Health and Human Services” for “Health, Education, and Welfare”.
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