Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Pharmacy
Regulations Governing the Practice of Pharmacy [18 VAC 110 ‑ 20]
Pharmacy working conditions
Action 6081
General Information
Action Summary Chapter 628 of the 2022 Acts of Assembly required that the Board of Pharmacy adopt emergency regulations related to work environments for pharmacy personnel that protect the health, safety, and welfare of patients. The Board has amended a section of Chapter 20 and added a new section to address the issues raised by Chapter 628 of the 2022 Acts of Assembly.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [7342]
Associated Mandates Pharmacy work environment requirements
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
9792 Emergency/NOIRA Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 09/29/2023 and expires on 03/28/2025.
10213 Proposed Secretary of Health and Human Resources review in progress.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Caroline Juran, RPh  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23233-1463
Email Address:
Phone: (804)367-4456    FAX: (804)527-4472    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.