As used in Chapter 4729-8 of the Administrative Code:
(A) "Authorized collector" means a registered manufacturer, distributor, reverse distributor, narcotic treatment program, hospital/clinic with an on-site pharmacy, or retail pharmacy that is authorized by the United States drug enforcement administration to receive controlled substances for the purpose of destruction.
(D) "Drug collection receptacle" means a secured, lined receptacle into which prescription medications, including controlled substances, dangerous drugs, and over-the-counter medications can be deposited by ultimate users for the purposes of collecting unused or expired drugs. Except for a law enforcement agency, a drug collection receptacle shall meet the requirements specified in 21 CFR 1317.75 (10/09/2014).
(F) "Law enforcement agency" means a government entity that employs peace officers to perform law enforcement duties or a federal law enforcement agency.
(G) "Law enforcement officer" has the same meaning as 21 CFR 1300.05 (10/09/2014).
(H) "Mail-back program" means a program operated by an authorized collector or law enforcement agency that accepts prescription medications, including controlled substances, dangerous drugs, and over-the-counter medications from ultimate users through the mail for purposes of collecting unused or expired drugs. Except for a law enforcement agency, a mail-back program shall meet the requirements specified in 21 CFR 1317.70 (10/09/2014).
(I) "Non-retrievable" means the condition or state to which a drug shall be rendered following a process that permanently alters that drug's physical or chemical condition or state through irreversible means and thereby renders the drug unavailable and unusable for all practical purposes.
(J) "Take-back event" means a one-day program operated by a law enforcement agency through which ultimate users may safely dispose of unused or expired prescription medications, including controlled substances, dangerous drugs, and over-the-counter medications. A take-back event shall meet the requirements specified in 21 CFR 1317.65 (10/09/2014).
(K) "Ultimate user" means a person who has lawfully obtained, and who possesses, a pharmaceutical drug for their own use or for the use of a member of their household or for an animal owned by an individual or a member of their household. It also includes any person lawfully entitled to dispose of a decedent's property.