Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Department of Health Professions
Regulations Governing the Prescription Monitoring Program [18 VAC 76 ‑ 20]
Initial regulations
Action 1076
General Information
Action Summary To implement Chapter 25.2 of Title 54.1 of the Code of Virginia which requires promulgation of such regulations as are necessary for granting waivers of the reporting requirements and additional exemptions for dispensing of covered substances, for reporting of additional non-clinical information, and for establishing the format and schedule for reporting. Rules are also necessary for the Director’s disclosure of reported information to ensure that confidentiality is maintained and that any disclosure is in accordance with the restrictions set forth in law.
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
1804 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 08/14/2002.
2047 Proposed Stage withdrawn on 12/03/2002 before DPB completed its review.
2069 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 06/06/2003.
2363 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 09/10/2003.
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.