Controlled substances; eliminates law-enforcement reports to Board of Pharmacy. (SB211)

Introduced By

Sen. Bill Carrico (R-Grayson)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Destruction of controlled substances, etc.;Eliminates the requirement that law-enforcement reports on the destruction of seized controlled substances and other drugs and paraphernalia be submitted to the Board of Pharmacy. A return under oath by the law-enforcement officer ordered to destroy them, reporting the time, place, and manner of destruction will still be made to the court that ordered the destruction or, if the substances are not needed as evidence, to the chief law-enforcement officer. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/03/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14101486D
01/03/2014Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/20/2014Reported from Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2014Constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N)
01/22/2014Read second time and engrossed
01/23/2014Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 0-N)
01/27/2014Placed on Calendar
01/27/2014Read first time
01/27/2014Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/14/2014Assigned Courts sub: Criminal Law
02/17/2014Subcommittee recommends reporting (11-Y 0-N)
02/21/2014Reported from Courts of Justice (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2014Read second time
02/26/2014Passed by temporarily
02/26/2014Read third time
02/26/2014Passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/26/2014VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2014Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB211ER)
03/03/2014Signed by Speaker
03/03/2014Signed by President
04/06/2014G Approved by Governor-Chapter 686 (effective 7/1/14)
04/06/2014G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0686)


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 30 seconds.