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Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Pharmacy
Regulations Governing Pharmaceutical Processors [18 VAC 110 ‑ 60]
Amendments resulting from SB976 of the 2020 General Assembly
General Information
Action Summary Amendments will: 1) include in regulation provisions for cannabis dispensing facilities; 2) provide for patients who are temporary residents to register; 3) allow for access to cultivation areas of the processor when a pharmacist is not present; 4) set out standards for laboratories that provide testing to obtain a controlled substance registration; 5) allow for sale of devices and inert sample products; 5) provide for wholesale distribution between processors and dispensing facilities; and 6) modify other provisions as applicable to changes in the Code of Virginia pursuant to SB976 of the 2020 General Assembly.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA No, this action is subject to Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act.
RIS Project Yes  [006538]
Associated Mandates Permits for dispensing facilities
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
9100 Emergency/NOIRA Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 02/08/2021 and expires on 08/07/2022.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Caroline Juran, RPh  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23233
Email Address:
Phone: (804)367-4456    FAX: (804)527-4472    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this board.