By Notice dated April 9, 2004 and published in the Federal Register on April 26, 2004, (69 FR 22566), Penick Corporation, 158 Mount Olivet Avenue, Newark, New Jersey 07114, made application by renewal to the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) to be registered as an importer of the basic classes of controlled substances:
|Coca Leaves (9040)||II|
|Raw Opium (9600)||II|
|Poppy Straw (9650)||II|
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|Concentrate of Poppy Straw (9670)||II|
The company plans to import the basic classes of controlled substances to manufacture bulk controlled substances and a non-controlled substance flavor extract.
No comments or objections have been received. DEA has considered the factors in 21 U.S.C. 823(a) and 952(a) and determined that the registration of Penick Corporation to import the basic classes of controlled substances 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 Penick Corporation to ensure that the company's registration is consistent with the public interest. The investigation has included inspection and testing of the company's physical security systems, verification of the company's compliance with state and local laws, and a review of the company's background and history. Therefore, pursuant to 21 U.S.C. 952(a) and 958(a), and in accordance with 21 CFR 1301.34, the above named company is granted registration as an importer of the basic classes of controlled substances listed.Start Signature
Dated: July 8, 2004.
William J. Walker,
Deputy Assistant Administrator, Office of Diversion Control, Drug Enforcement Administration.
[FR Doc. 04-16385 Filed 7-19-04; 8:45 am]
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