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Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Department of Health Professions
Regulations Governing the Prescription Monitoring Program [18 VAC 76 ‑ 20]
Amendment to consent by patients for disclosure of prescription records to prescribers
General Information
Action Summary The action will amend a requirement for written consent by patients on a separate and distinct form and a requirement to submit a copy of the form by prescribers wishing to query the monitoring system.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA No, this action is subject to Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act.
RIS Project No project yet assigned to this action
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
2675 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 06/16/2004.
2797 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 12/03/2004.
3064 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 06/29/2005.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Ralph Orr  / Program Manager
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23233-1463
Email Address:
Phone: (804)367-4523    FAX: (804)527-4470   

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.