Pharmacies; shall have access to Prescription Monitoring Program. (SB1096)

Introduced By

Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Mount Solon)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Pharmacies; access to Prescription Monitoring Program.  Provides that the Board of Pharmacy shall include in its regulations that (i) every pharmacy shall ensure that at least one pharmacist who is physically present at the pharmacy shall have access to the Prescription Monitoring Program at all times and (ii) nothing shall prevent a pharmacist who is eligible to receive information from the Prescription Monitoring Program from requesting and receiving such information. Amends § 54.1-3434, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/11/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11101867D
01/11/2011Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/20/2011Assigned Education sub: Health Care
01/26/2011Impact statement from DPB (SB1096)
01/27/2011Reported from Education and Health with amendment (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2011Passed by for the day
01/31/2011Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2011Read second time
02/01/2011Reading of amendment waived
02/01/2011Committee amendment agreed to
02/01/2011Engrossed by Senate as amended SB1096E
02/01/2011Printed as engrossed 11101867D-E
02/02/2011Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2011Impact statement from DPB (SB1096E)
02/07/2011Placed on Calendar
02/07/2011Read first time
02/07/2011Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
02/08/2011Assigned HWI sub: #1
02/14/2011Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 0-N)
02/17/2011Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with amendment (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2011Read second time
02/21/2011Read third time
02/21/2011Committee amendment agreed to
02/21/2011Engrossed by House as amended
02/21/2011Passed House with amendment BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/21/2011VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2011House amendment agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/03/2011Enrolled
03/03/2011Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1096ER)
03/03/2011Signed by Speaker
03/06/2011Signed by President
03/07/2011Impact statement from DPB (SB1096ER)
03/25/2011G Approved by Governor-Chapter 610 (effective 7/1/11)
03/25/2011G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0610)

Video

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 40 seconds.