Agencies | Governor
Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Pharmacy
Regulations Governing the Practice of Pharmacy [18 VAC 110 ‑ 20]
Partial fill of Schedule II drugs
General Information
Action Summary Regulations for partial dispensing of a Schedule II controlled substance are amended to allow a partial fill if requested by the patient or the prescriber and if: 1) the total quantity of all partial fillings doesn’t exceed the total prescribed; 2) the prescription is written and filled in accordance with state and federal law; and 3) the remaining portions are filled not later than 30 days from the original date on the prescription
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA No, this action is not exempt from Article II of the APA and executive branch review.
RIS Project Yes  [005051]
Note This action is not intended to satisfy the requirement that an entire regulation be reviewed every 4 years.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
7891 Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 9/7/2017.
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.