Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Pharmacy
Regulations Governing the Practice of Pharmacy [18 VAC 110 ‑ 20]
Implementation of 2021 legislation for pharmacists initiating treatment
Action 5861 / Stage 9562
Proposed Stage  
red ball Proposed Text 1/24/2023  5:17 pm  
pdf Agency Background Document 3/21/2022   (modified 4/26/2022)    
pdf Attorney General Certification 3/28/2022    
pdf DPB Economic Impact Analysis 5/12/2022    
pdf Agency Response to EIA 5/12/2022    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 10/28/2022   

Changes to Text The proposed text has changed from that of the emergency stage.
Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 3/21/2022
Review Completed: 3/28/2022
Result: Certified
DPB Review
Submitted on 3/28/2022
Review Completed: 5/12/2022
Secretary Review Secretary of Health and Human Resources Review Completed: 5/12/2022
Governor's Review
ORM Review Completed: 10/28/2022
Governor Review Completed: 10/28/2022
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 10/28/2022
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 11/21/2022    Volume: 39  Issue: 7
Public Hearings

12/06/2022 9:05 AM

Comment Period Ended 1/20/2023
Contact Information
Name / Title: Caroline Juran, RPh  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23233-1463
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)367-4456    FAX: (804)527-4472    TDD: ()-
This person is the primary contact for this chapter.


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Action 5861:
Implementation of 2021 legislation for pharmacists initiating treatment
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
Emergency/NOIRA   (9452) Stage complete. Emergency regulation superseded by final permanent regulation.
Proposed   (9562) Stage complete. Comment period ended 01/20/2023.
Final   (9921) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 11/08/2023.
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