Prescription Monitoring Program; registration with Program for prescriber treating human patients. (HB1249)

Introduced By

Del. Keith Hodges (R-Urbanna)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Prescription monitoring program; requesting information. Requires prescribers to request information from the Prescription Monitoring Program for the purpose of establishing treatment history prior to initiating treatment with buprenorphine and then 30 days after initiating such treatment and at least every 90 days thereafter for so long as the prescriber continues to prescribe buprenorphine for the patient. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/17/2014Presented and ordered printed 14103851D
01/17/2014Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/22/2014Assigned HWI sub: Subcommittee #1
01/24/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB1249)
01/28/2014Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (11-Y 0-N)
01/30/2014Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2014Committee substitute printed 14104563D-H1
01/31/2014Read first time
02/03/2014Read second time
02/03/2014Committee substitute agreed to 14104563D-H1
02/03/2014Amendments by Delegate Hodges agreed to
02/03/2014Engrossed by House - committee substitute with amendments HB1249EH1
02/03/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB1249H1)
02/03/2014Printed as engrossed 14104563D-EH1
02/04/2014Read third time and passed House (97-Y 2-N)
02/04/2014VOTE: PASSAGE (97-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2014Constitutional reading dispensed
02/05/2014Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/07/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB1249EH1)
02/13/2014Reported from Education and Health (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2014Constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N)
02/17/2014Read third time
02/17/2014Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/19/2014Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1249ER)
02/19/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB1249ER)
02/19/2014Signed by Speaker
02/21/2014Signed by President
03/03/2014G Approved by Governor-Chapter 93 (effective 7/1/15)
03/03/2014G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0093)


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 2 minutes.