Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Department of Health Professions
Regulations Governing the Prescription Monitoring Program [18 VAC 76 ‑ 20]
Removing specific standard for reporting
Action 5733 / Stage 9276
Fast-Track Stage  
red ball Proposed Text 6/10/2021  3:37 pm  
pdf Agency Background Document 6/10/2021   (modified 12/7/2021)    
pdf Attorney General Certification 7/7/2021    
pdf DPB Economic Impact Analysis 8/13/2021    
pdf Agency Response to EIA 8/18/2021    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 12/2/2021   

Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 6/10/2021
Review Completed: 7/7/2021
Result: Certified
DPB Review
Submitted on 7/7/2021
Review Completed: 8/13/2021
Secretary Review Secretary of Health and Human Resources Review Completed: 10/10/2021
Governor's Review Governor Review Completed: 12/2/2021
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 12/2/2021
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 1/3/2022    Volume: 38  Issue: 10
Comment Period Ended 2/2/2022
Effective Date 2/17/2022
Contact Information
Name / Title: Ashley Carter  / Program Manager
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23233-1463
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)597-4282    FAX: ()-    TDD: ()-
This person is the primary contact for this chapter.


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Action 5733:
Removing specific standard for reporting
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
Fast-Track   (9276) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 02/17/2022.
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