Agencies | Governor
Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Pharmacy
Regulations Governing the Practice of Pharmacy [18 VAC 110 ‑ 20]
Controlled substances registration for naloxone and teleprescribing
General Information
Action Summary Emergency regulations are adopted to authorize issuance of a controlled substances registration to: 1) persons who have been trained in the administration of naloxone in order to possess and dispense the drug to persons receiving training; and 2) an entity for the purpose of establishing a bona fide practitioner-patient for prescribing when treatment is provided by telemedicine in accordance with federal rules. As applicable, regulations for controlled substances registrants are amended to include record-keeping, security, and storage requirements.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA No, this action is not exempt from Article II of the APA and executive branch review.
RIS Project Yes  [005048]
Associated Mandates
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
7890 Emergency/NOIRA Stage complete. Emergency regulation was set to expire on 11/07/2018 and was extended until 05/09/2019.
8101 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 09/07/2018.
8417 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 01/23/2019.
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.