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DEA to Propose Significant Regulatory Changes in the Coming Year

The Department of Justice recently published its list of proposed regulatory actions for the near and long term.  It appears that the Drug Enforcement Administration’s (DEA’s) Regulatory Drafting and Support Section is going to have a busy year.  The Unified Agenda indicates several potential regulatory changes are in store for the coming year, some of … Continue Reading

DEA Proposes Changes to Quota Regulations

On April 19, 2018, the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) issued a Notice of Proposed Rule Making (NPRM) proposing various changes to DEA’s process for setting Aggregate Production Quotas (APQ) and Individual Procurement Quotas (IPQ). Here are some of the more significant “changes” proposed in the NPRM: Aggregate Production Quotas DEA must consider the diversion of a … Continue Reading

DEA Finalizes 2014 Quota

Sometimes consistency is a bad thing… On September 9, 2013, the DEA published the 2014 Aggregate Production Quota (APQ) and Annual Assessment of Needs (AAN).  This is noteworthy because it continues the DEA’s streak of failing to meet the deadline for establishing the APQ going back at least to 1998 and the AAN since the … Continue Reading
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