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Department of Health Professions
 
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Regulations Governing the Prescription Monitoring Program [18 VAC 76 ‑ 20]
Guidance Documents
Chapter Information
Description The regulation will implement a statutory mandate for establishment of a prescription monitoring program, including provisions reporting, waivers or exemptions from reporting, and criteria for disclosures.
State Authority Chapter 25.2 of Title 54.1
Federal Authority None entered
Exempt from APA No, changes to this chapter are subject to the Administrative Process Act.
Text of Regulation Link to Virginia Administrative Code
Goals of Regulation None entered
Meetings

Contact Information
Name / Title: Ralph Orr  / Program Manager
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23233-1463
Email Address: ralph.orr@dhp.virginia.gov
Telephone: (804)367-4523    FAX: (804)527-4470   
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Removing specific standard for reporting Fast-Track Governor's office review in progress.

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Definition of covered substances
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 10/03/2018.
Reporting schedule
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 10/04/2017.
Updating reporting format and additional data elements Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 01/25/2017.
Conformity to Code
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 11/19/2014.
Conformity with changes to law
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 08/15/2013.
Conformity with federal law
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 10/01/2011.
Conformity to 2009 changes in law
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 05/13/2009.
Expansion of PMP pursuant to 2005 legislation Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 08/23/2006.
Amendment to consent by patients for disclosure of prescription records to prescribers Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 06/29/2005.
Initial regulations Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 09/10/2003.

Periodic Reviews
Last Activity Status
3/8/2019 Completed Retain As Is
3/13/2013 Completed Retain As Is