Naloxone; possession and administration by regional jail employees. (HB1878)

Introduced By

Del. Scott Garrett (R-Lynchburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Possession and administration of naloxone; regional jail employees. Adds employees of regional jails to the list of individuals who may possess and administer naloxone or other opioid antagonist, provided that they have completed a training program. Amends § 54.1-3408, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


01/21/2019: Passed the House


01/03/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19101428D
01/03/2019Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/15/2019Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/17/2019Read first time
01/18/2019Read second time and engrossed
01/21/2019Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
01/21/2019VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

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