Notice of Application - 2011
[Federal Register Volume 76, Number 238 (Monday, December 12, 2011)]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2011-31765]
DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE
Drug Enforcement Administration
Importer of Controlled Substances; Notice of Application
Pursuant to Title 21 Code of Federal Regulations 1301.34(a), this
is notice that on September 12, 2011, Johnson Matthey, Inc.,
Pharmaceutical Materials, 2003 Nolte Drive, West Deptford, New Jersey
08066-1742, made application by renewal to the Drug Enforcement
Administration (DEA) for registration as an importer of the following
basic classes of controlled substances listed in schedule II:
|Coca Leaves (9040)
|Opium, raw (9600)
|Poppy Straw Concentrate (9670)
The company plans to import the listed controlled substances as raw
materials, to be used in the manufacture of bulk controlled substances,
for distribution to its customers.
No comments, objections, or requests for any hearings will be
accepted on any application for registration or re-registration to
import crude opium, poppy straw, concentrate of poppy straw, and coca
leaves. Comments and requests for hearings on applications to import
narcotic raw material are not appropriate, in accordance with 72 FR
In regards to the non-narcotic raw material, the company plans to
import gram amounts to be used as reference standards for sale to its
customers. Any bulk manufacturer who is presently, or is applying to
be, registered with DEA to manufacture such basic classes of controlled
substances listed in schedule I or II, which fall under the authority
of section 1002(a)(2)(B) of the Act (21 U.S.C. 952(a)(2)(B)) may, in
the circumstances set forth in 21 U.S.C.
958(i), file comments or objections to the issuance of the proposed
registration and may, at the same time, file a written request for a
hearing on such application pursuant to 21 CFR 1301.43 and in such form
as prescribed by 21 CFR 1316.47.
Any such written comments or objections should be addressed, in
quintuplicate, to the Drug Enforcement Administration, Office of
Diversion Control, Federal Register Representative (ODL), 8701
Morrissette Drive, Springfield, Virginia 22152; and must be filed no
later than January 11, 2012.
This procedure is to be conducted simultaneously with, and
independent of, the procedures described in 21 CFR 1301.34(b), (c),
(d), (e), and (f). As noted in a previous notice published in the
Federal Register on September 23, 1975, 40 FR 43745, all applicants for
registration to import a basic class of any controlled substances in
schedule I or II are, and will continue to be, required to demonstrate
to the Deputy Assistant Administrator, Office of Diversion Control,
Drug Enforcement Administration, that the requirements for such
registration pursuant to 21 U.S.C. 958(a); 21 U.S.C. 823(a); and 21 CFR
1301.34(b), (c), (d), (e), and (f) are satisfied.
Dated: December 2, 2011.
Joseph T. Rannazzisi,
Deputy Assistant Administrator, Office of Diversion Control, Drug
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