By Notice dated April 18, 2000, and published in the Federal Register on April 25, 2000, (65 FR 24226), Mallinckrodt, Inc., Mallinckrodt & Second Streets, St. Louis, Missouri 63147, made application by renewal to the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) to be registered as an importer of the basic classes of controlled substances listed below:
|Coca Leaves (9040)||II|
|Opium, raw (9600)||II|
|Opium poppy (9650)||II|
|Poppy Straw Concentrate (9670)||II|
The firm plans to import the listed controlled substances to bulk manufacture controlled substances.
No comments or objections have been received. DEA has considered the factors in Title 21, United States Code, Section 823(a) and determined that the registration of Malllinckrodt, Inc. is consistent with the public interest and with United States obligations under international treaties, conventions, or protocols in effect on May 1, 1971, at this time. DEA has investigated Mallinckrodt, Inc. on a regular basis to ensure that the company's continued registration is consistent with the public interest. These investigations have included inspection and testing of the company's physical security systems, audits of the company's records, verification of the company's compliance with state and local laws, and a review of the company's background and history. Therefore, pursuant to Section 1008(a) of the Controlled Substances Import and Export Act and in accordance with Title 21, Code of Federal Regulations, § 1301.34, the above firm is granted registration as an importer of the basic classes of controlled substances listed above.Start Signature
Dated: August 8, 2000.
John H. King,
Deputy Assistant Administrator, Office of Diversion Control Drug Enforcement Administration.
[FR Doc. 00-21487 Filed 8-22-00; 8:45 am]
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