Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Department of Health Professions
Regulations Governing the Prescription Monitoring Program [18 VAC 76 ‑ 20]
Amendment to consent by patients for disclosure of prescription records to prescribers
Action 1470
General Information
Action Summary The action will amend a requirement for written consent by patients on a separate and distinct form and a requirement to submit a copy of the form by prescribers wishing to query the monitoring system.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project No project yet assigned to this action
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
2675 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 06/16/2004.
2797 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 12/03/2004.
3064 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 06/29/2005.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Ashley Carter  / Program Manager
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23233-1463
Email Address:
Phone: (804)597-4282    FAX: ()-    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.