By Notice dated March 14, 2001, and published in the Federal Register on April 4, 2001, (66 FR 17930), Noramco of Delaware, Inc., 500 Old Swedes Landing Road, Wilmington, Delaware 19801, 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:
|Opium, raw (9600)||II|
|Poppy Straw Concentrate (9670)||II|
The firm intends to import the listed controlled substances for the bulk manufacture of other 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 Noramco of Delaware, Inc. to import the listed controlled substances is consistent with the public interest and with United States obligations under international treaties, Start Printed Page 920conventions, or protocols in effect on May 1, 1971, at this time. DEA has investigated Noramco of Delaware, 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, Section 1301.34, the above firm is granted registration as an importer of the basic classes of controlled substances listed above.Start Signature
Dated: December 21, 2001
Laura M. Nagel,
Deputy Assistant Administrator, Office of Diversion Control, Drug Enforcement Administration.
[FR Doc. 02-416 Filed 1-7-02; 8:45 am]
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