Pharmacists; compounding authority. (HB733)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Jones (R-Suffolk) with support from co-patron Del. Bob Brink (D-Arlington)

Progress

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

Description

Pharmacists; compounding authority.  Increases pharmacists' authority to compound to allow the compounding of (i) a commercially manufactured drug whose manufacturer has notified the FDA that the drug is unavailable due to a current drug shortage, or (ii) a commercially manufactured drug when the prescriber has indicated in the prescription for an individual patient that there is an emergent need for a drug that is not readily available. Amends § 54.1-3410.2, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/11/2012Committee
01/11/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12101359D
01/11/2012Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/17/2012Impact statement from DPB (HB733)
01/18/2012Assigned HWI sub: #3
01/26/2012Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (4-Y 0-N)
01/31/2012Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with amendments (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2012Read first time
02/02/2012Read second time
02/02/2012Committee amendments agreed to
02/02/2012Engrossed by House as amended HB733E
02/02/2012Printed as engrossed 12101359D-E
02/03/2012Read third time and passed House (99-Y 0-N)
02/03/2012VOTE: PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2012Impact statement from DPB (HB733E)
02/06/2012Constitutional reading dispensed
02/06/2012Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/07/2012Constitutional reading dispensed
02/07/2012Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/16/2012Reported from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2012Read third time
02/20/2012Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2012Enrolled
02/23/2012Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB733ER)
02/23/2012Impact statement from DPB (HB733ER)
02/23/2012Signed by Speaker
02/23/2012Signed by President
03/08/2012G Approved by Governor-Chapter 173 (effective 7/1/12)
03/08/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0173)

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 45 seconds.