Misuse of Drugs Act 1977

Prohibition of certain activities etc. relating to opium.

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16. (1) A person shall not—

( a) smoke or otherwise use prepared opium,

( b) frequent a place used for the purpose of smoking or otherwise using prepared opium, or

( c) have in his possession—

(i) any pipes or other utensils made or adapted for use in connection with the smoking of opium, being pipes or utensils which have been used by him or with his knowledge and permission in that connection or which he intends to use or permit others to use in that connection, or

(ii) any utensils which have been used by him or with his knowledge and permission in connection with the preparation of opium for smoking.

(2) A person who contravenes a provision of subsection (1) of this section shall be guilty of an offence.