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Department of Health Professions
Board of Dentistry
Mandate 837

Mandate Information
Mandate Title:
Prescribing of opioids
Purpose of legislation
To require adoption of regulations for prescribing opioids
Legislation mandating a change Chap 682 (2017)
Chap 291 (2017)
VAC chapters to be amended
18 vac 60 - 21 : Regulations Governing the Practice of Dentistry
Associated Regulatory Actions
Action 4778: Prescribing opioids for pain management
Latest Stage: Final
Deadline for the regulation to become effective 1/7/2017
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