Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Pharmacy
Regulations Governing the Practice of Pharmacy [18 VAC 110 ‑ 20]
Exemption of automated dispensing devices stocked solely with emergency or stat-use medications from certain requirements of 18VAC110-20-555
Action 5966
General Information
Action Summary In response to a petition for rulemaking, the Board will consider an amendment to section 555 to exempt an ADD from the requirements of 18VAC110-20-555 when that ADD is exclusively stocked with certain drugs that may be kept in a stat-drug box or an emergency drug kit.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [7251]
Associated Petitions for Rulemaking Use of automated dispensing systems exclusively stocked with emergency or stat-drug kits
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
9642 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 12/07/2022.
9953 Proposed Comment period is underway and will end on 08/16/2024.
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.