Prescription drugs; delivery of orders. (HB860)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Peace (R-Mechanicsville) with support from co-patrons Del. Roxann Robinson (R-Chesterfield), and Del. Mark Sickles (D-Alexandria)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Delivery of prescription drug orders. Provides that whenever any pharmacy delivers a prescription drug order for which refrigeration is required by mail, common carrier, or delivery service, when the drug order is not personally hand delivered directly, to the patient or his agent at the person's residence or other designated location, the shipment shall include a means for the (i) detection of temperature variations that may cause chemical degradation of the drugs and (ii) notification of the patient of the variation. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/09/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18104457D
01/09/2018Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/12/2018Impact statement from VDH (HB860)
01/17/2018Assigned HWI sub: Subcommittee #3
02/02/2018Subcommittee recommends passing by indefinitely (4-Y 2-N)
02/13/2018Left in Health, Welfare and Institutions