Department of Justice May 8, 2013 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Schedules of Controlled Substances: Placement of Lorcaserin Into Schedule IV
Document Number: 2013-10895
Type: Rule
Date: 2013-05-08
Agency: Drug Enforcement Administration, Department of Justice
With the issuance of this final rule, the Administrator of the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) places the substance lorcaserin, including its salts, isomers and salts of isomers whenever the existence of such salts, isomers, and salts of isomers is possible, into Schedule IV of the Controlled Substances Act (CSA). This action is pursuant to the CSA which requires that such actions be made on the record after opportunity for a hearing through formal rulemaking.