Prescription Monitoring Program; veterinarians. (SB226)

Introduced By

Sen. Bill Stanley (R-Moneta) with support from co-patron Del. Sam Rasoul (D-Roanoke)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Prescription Monitoring Program; veterinarians. Requires veterinarians who dispense controlled substances to report certain information about the animal and the owner of the animal to the Prescription Monitoring Program (PMP). Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/03/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18101121D
01/03/2018Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/15/2018Rereferred from General Laws and Technology (11-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/15/2018Rereferred to Education and Health
01/22/2018Assigned Education sub: Health Professions
01/25/2018Impact statement from VDH (SB226)
01/25/2018Committee substitute printed 18105233D-S1
01/25/2018Reported from Education and Health with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/26/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (35-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2018Read second time
01/29/2018Reading of substitute waived
01/29/2018Committee substitute agreed to 18105233D-S1
01/29/2018Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB226S1
01/30/2018Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2018Placed on Calendar
02/05/2018Read first time
02/05/2018Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
02/05/2018Impact statement from VDH (SB226S1)
02/16/2018Assigned HWI sub: Subcommittee #3
02/22/2018Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendments (6-Y 0-N)
02/27/2018Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with amendments (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2018Read second time
03/02/2018Passed by for the day
03/05/2018Read third time
03/05/2018Committee amendments agreed to
03/05/2018Engrossed by House as amended
03/05/2018Passed House with amendments (97-Y 1-N)
03/05/2018VOTE: PASSAGE (97-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
03/06/2018House amendments agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/08/2018Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB226ER)
03/08/2018Impact statement from VDH (SB226ER)
03/08/2018Signed by Speaker
03/10/2018Signed by President
03/16/2018Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on March 16, 2018
03/16/2018G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, April 9, 2018
04/04/2018G Approved by Governor-Chapter 772 (effective 7/1/18)
04/04/2018G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0772)


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 1 minute.