Schedule II drugs; pharmacist shall require identification in filling prescriptions. (HB964)

Introduced By

Del. Matt Lohr (R-Harrisonburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Schedule II drugs; require identification in filling prescriptions. Requires that a pharmacist filling a valid prescription for a Schedule II drug shall require proof of identification of the person filling the prescription, regardless of whether the person is the patient for whom the drug is prescribed. If the person is not the patient for whom the drug is prescribed, the pharmacist shall record the full name and current address of the person. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/13/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10100082D
01/13/2010Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/20/2010Assigned HWI sub: #1
01/24/2010Impact statement from DPB (HB964)
01/25/2010Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (5-Y 1-N)
02/02/2010Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2010Committee substitute printed 10104520D-H1
02/03/2010Read first time
02/04/2010Read second time
02/04/2010Committee substitute agreed to 10104520D-H1
02/04/2010Passed by temporarily
02/04/2010Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB964H1
02/08/2010Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
02/08/2010VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2010Impact statement from DPB (HB964H1)
02/09/2010Constitutional reading dispensed
02/09/2010Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/25/2010Reported from Education and Health with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2010Committee substitute printed 10105596D-S1
02/26/2010Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2010Read third time
03/01/2010Reading of substitute waived
03/01/2010Committee substitute agreed to 10105596D-S1
03/01/2010Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB964S1
03/01/2010Passed Senate with substitute (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/02/2010Impact statement from DPB (HB964S1)
03/02/2010Placed on Calendar
03/03/2010Senate substitute agreed to by House 10105596D-S1 (97-Y 0-N)
03/03/2010VOTE: --- ADOPTION (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/10/2010Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB964ER)
03/11/2010Impact statement from DPB (HB964ER)
03/11/2010Signed by Speaker
03/13/2010Signed by President
04/07/2010G Approved by Governor-Chapter 193 (effective 7/1/10)
04/07/2010G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0193)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 3 clips in all, totaling 1 minute.