Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Pharmacy
Regulations Governing the Licensure of Pharmacists and Registration of Pharmacy Technicians [18 VAC 110 ‑ 21]
Implementation of 2020 legislation for registration of pharmacy technicians
Action 5603 / Stage 9243
Proposed Stage  
red ball Proposed Text 4/12/2021  10:14 am  
pdf Agency Background Document 4/12/2021    
pdf Attorney General Certification 5/4/2021    
pdf DPB Economic Impact Analysis 6/17/2021    
pdf Agency Response to EIA 7/13/2021    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 12/2/2021   

Changes to Text The proposed text has changed from that of the emergency stage.
Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 4/12/2021
Review Completed: 5/4/2021
Result: Certified
DPB Review
Submitted on 5/4/2021
Review Completed: 6/17/2021
Secretary Review Secretary of Health and Human Resources Review Completed: 11/4/2021
Governor's Review Governor Review Completed: 12/2/2021
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 12/6/2021
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 1/3/2022    Volume: 38  Issue: 10
Public Hearings

02/07/2022 8:45 AM

Comment Period Ended 3/4/2022
Contact Information
Name / Title: Caroline Juran, RPh  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Henrico, VA 23233
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)367-4456    FAX: (804)527-4472    TDD: ()-
This person is the primary contact for this board.


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Action 5603:
Implementation of 2020 legislation for registration of pharmacy technicians
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
Emergency/NOIRA   (9073) Stage withdrawn on 11/04/2020 before DPB completed its review.
Emergency/NOIRA   (9137) Stage complete. Emergency regulation superseded by final permanent regulation.
Proposed   (9243) Stage complete. Comment period ended 03/04/2022.
Final   (9634) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 12/21/2022.
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