Prescription medication; Substance Abuse Services Council, to conduct 1 year study, report. (HB2369)

Introduced By

Del. Dave Nutter (R-Christiansburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Substance Abuse Services Council; study; abuse of prescription medication. Directs the Substance Abuse Services Council to conduct a one-year study of the abuse of prescription medication in the Commonwealth and to recommend best strategies to combat such abuse and to coordinate with the Commonwealth's public and private efforts to control prescription medication abuse. The Council shall make a report of its findings and recommendations to the Governor and the General Assembly on or before November 15, 2009. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/14/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 096595660
01/14/2009Referred to Committee on Rules
01/26/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2369)
02/03/2009Reported from Rules with substitute (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2009Committee substitute printed 094210660-H1
02/05/2009Read first time
02/06/2009Read second time
02/06/2009Committee substitute agreed to 094210660-H1
02/06/2009Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB2369H1
02/08/2009Passed by for the day
02/09/2009Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/09/2009VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2009Constitutional reading dispensed
02/10/2009Referred to Committee on Rules
02/11/2009Constitutional reading dispensed
02/11/2009Referred to Committee on Rules
02/12/2009Assigned Rules sub: Studies
02/18/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2369H1)
02/23/2009Left in Rules


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 1 minute.