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Department of Health Professions
Department of Health Professions
Regulations Governing the Prescription Monitoring Program [18 VAC 76 ‑ 20]
Removing specific standard for reporting
Action 5733 / Stage 9276
Fast-Track Stage  
red ball Proposed Text 6/10/2021  3:37 pm  
pdf Agency Background Document 6/10/2021   (modified 7/7/2021)    
pdf Attorney General Certification 7/7/2021    
pdf DPB Economic Impact Analysis 8/13/2021    
pdf Agency Response to EIA 8/18/2021    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 12/2/2021   

Exempt from APA No, this stage/action is subject to Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act
Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 6/10/2021
Review Completed: 7/7/2021
Result: Certified
DPB Review Submitted on 7/7/2021
Review Completed: 8/13/2021
Secretary Review Secretary of Health and Human Resources Review Completed: 10/10/2021
Governor's Review Review Completed: 12/2/2021
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 12/2/2021
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Will be published on 1/3/2022   Volume: 38  Issue: 10
Comment Period A public comment forum will open on 1/3/2022 and remain open through 2/2/2022
Effective Date 2/17/2022
Contact Information
Name / Title: Ralph Orr  / Program Manager
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23233-1463
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)367-4523    FAX: (804)527-4470   
This person is the primary contact for this chapter.


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Action 5733:
Removing specific standard for reporting
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
Fast-Track   (9276) Submitted to the Registrar and awaiting publication (01/03/2022).
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