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For the purpose of this chapter, the following definitions shall apply unless the context clearly indicates or requires a different meaning.
COUNTER. Any obstructive, physical barrier that separates ephedrine products from access by a customer or the general public, and which makes such products available to a customer or the general public only through or by the act of an employee of the seller.
EPHEDRINE. All forms of ephedrine, pseudoephedrine, ephedrine hydrochloride, pseudoephedrine hydrochloride, phenylpropanolamine and all combinations of these chemicals.
EPHEDRINE PRODUCT. Any product that contains ephedrine, its salts, isomer or salts of isomer, as its sole active ingredient or in combination with less than therapeutically significant quantities of other active ingredients.
PACKAGE. Any number of pills, tablets, capsules, caplets or individual units of substance held within a container intended for sale.
PERSON. Any individual, corporation, partnership, trust, limited liability company, firm,
association or other entity selling an ephedrine product or other entity selling an ephedrine product to customers.
SELL. To knowingly furnish, give away, exchange, transfer, deliver, surrender or supply, whether or not for monetary gain.
(1999 Code, § 138.01) (Ord. 3235, passed 3-15-2004)