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Hughes, Brendan and Griffiths, Paul (2014) Regulatory approaches to new psychoactive substances (NPS) in the European Union. Addiction , 109 , (10) , pp. 1591-1593.

As in New Zealand, three European countries (Ireland, Poland, Romania) have chosen to reverse the established control model, using effect-based definitions; the supply of any unregulated psychoactive substance that meets certain criteria is banned unless specifically permitted.


Item Type:Article
Date:2014
Page Range:pp. 1591-1593
Publisher:Wiley
Volume:109
Number:10
EndNote:View
Accession Number:HRB (Available)
Subjects:B Substances > New (novel) psychoactive substances
L Social psychology and related concepts > Legal availability or accessibility
MP-MR Policy, planning, economics, work and social services > Policy
VA Geographic area > Europe

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