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Department of Health Professions
Board of Pharmacy
Regulations Governing Pharmaceutical Processors [18 VAC 110 ‑ 60]
Response to petition for rulemaking
[Withdrawn 12/7/2021]
Reason for Withdrawal
All of the matters included in the Notice of Intended Regulatory Action have now been addressed through either legislative or regulatory actions, and the process for amending Chapter 60 has now been revised to authorize adoption of exempt regulations.
General Information
Action Summary In response to a petition for rulemaking from the Virginia Medical Cannabis Coalition, the Board of Pharmacy decided to publish a Notice of Intended Regulatory Action in order to consider the requested amendments to regulations governing pharmaceutical processors. The amendments requested are relating to requirements for pharmacy technicians, visitor policy, inventory, labeling, expiration dates on products, remediation of samples, and access for non-licensed personnel.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA No, this action is subject to Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act.
RIS Project Yes  [6697]
Associated Petitions for Rulemaking Changes to requirements for pharmaceutical processors
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
9081 NOIRA Stage withdrawn on 12/07/2021 after the comment period had ended.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Caroline Juran, RPh  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Henrico, VA 23233
Email Address:
Phone: (804)367-4456    FAX: (804)527-4472    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this board.