Drug Enforcement Administration August 26, 2016 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Schedules of Controlled Substances: Placement of Thiafentanil Into Schedule II
Document Number: 2016-20463
Type: Rule
Date: 2016-08-26
Agency: Drug Enforcement Administration, Department of Justice
The Drug Enforcement Administration is placing the substance thiafentanil (4-(methoxycarbonyl)-4-(N-phenmethoxyacetamido)-1-[2- (thienyl)ethyl]piperidine), including its isomers, esters, ethers, salts and salts of isomers, esters and ethers as possible, into schedule II of the Controlled Substances Act. This scheduling action is pursuant to the Controlled Substances Act, as revised by the Improving Regulatory Transparency for New Medical Therapies Act which was signed into law on November 25, 2015.