Controlled Substances Policy (UCD and SVM)
The School of Veterinary Medicine (SVM) concerning controlled substances will abide by all UCD/EH&S/DEA regulatory standards and policies. The UCD Policy and Procedures Manual 290-70 will be adhered to with the following additions that are specific to the SVM:
PPM 290-70, Page 6
G. Storage and Use
- Controlled substances must be stored in a location approved by the Program Administrator (EH&S and SVM Safety Officer)
- Storage facilities must meet the following minimum requirements:
a. Storage cabinet must have inaccessible hinges when the door is closed and locked. No hasp/padlock allowed.
b. Cabinet should be securely affixed to the building structure or otherwise incapable of being moved.
c. The cabinet must have a built-in tumbler-type lock. No hasp/padlock allowed.
d. Metal cabinets shall be used to secure controlled substances.
e. No signage or other indication that the cabinet is used for controlled substances.