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Department of Health Professions
Board of Pharmacy
Regulations Governing the Licensure of Pharmacists and Registration of Pharmacy Technicians [18 VAC 110 ‑ 21]
Implementation of legislation for registration of pharmacy technicians
Action 5603 / Stage 9073
Emergency/NOIRA Stage  
red ball Emergency Text 11/2/2020  1:44 pm  
pdf Agency Background Document 9/21/2020   (modified 11/4/2020)    
pdf Attorney General Certification 10/23/2020    

Withdrawn 11/4/20
Reason: A section of Chapter 20 also needed to be amended for consistency with registration of pharmacy tech trainees, so the stage is being returned to the OAG for another certification letter.
Public Hearing Will be held at the proposed stage
Emergency Authority 2.2-4011(B)
Exempt from APA No, this stage/action is subject to Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act
Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 9/21/2020
Review Completed: 10/23/2020
Result: Certified
DPB Review Submitted on 10/23/2020
Stage withdrawn on 11/04/2020 before DPB completed its review.
Secretary Review Not yet submitted to Secretary of Health and Human Resources
Governor's Review Not yet submitted
Virginia Registrar Not yet submitted
Comment Period No comment period will occur since the stage has been withdrawn.
Effective Date Not yet determined
Expiration Date Not yet determined
Contact Information
Name / Title: Caroline Juran, RPh  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Henrico, VA 23233
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)367-4456    FAX: (804)527-4472    TDD: ()-
This person is the primary contact for this board.


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Action 5603:
Implementation of legislation for registration of pharmacy technicians
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
Emergency/NOIRA   (9073) Stage withdrawn on 11/04/2020 before DPB completed its review.
Emergency/NOIRA   (9137) Stage complete. Emergency regulation was set to expire on 07/02/2022 and has been extended until 01/01/2023.
Proposed   (9243) Stage complete. Comment period ended 03/04/2022.
Final   (9634) Secretary of Health and Human Resources review in progress.
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