Rulemaking action by the Iowa Board of Pharmacy has been published in the Iowa Administrative Bulletin as follows: 

Notice of Intended Action 

ARC 7104C has been published as a Notice of Intended Action to amend Chapter 10, “Controlled Substances.” 

  • The proposed amendment temporarily adds five substances (novel psychoactive substances of the benzodiazepine class, also known as “designer benzodiazepines”) to schedule I of the controlled substances Act in response to similar action taken by the federal Drug Enforcement Administration. 
  • Comments may be submitted until 4:30 p.m. on November 21, 2023.