Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Health and Human Resources
Department of Health Professions
Board of Optometry
Mandate 639

Mandate Information
Mandate Title:
Changes to drug requirements
Purpose of legislation
Allows TPA-certified optometrists to administer Schedule II drugs consisting of hydrocodone in combination with acetaminophen, in accordance with federal law. The bill contains technical amendments.
Legislation mandating a change Chap 355 (2015)
VAC chapters to be amended
18 vac 105 - 20 : Regulations of the Virginia Board of Optometry
Associated Regulatory Actions
Action 4403: Conforming TPA list to law
Latest Stage: Final
Deadline for the regulation to become effective 9/23/2015
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