Controlled substances; prescriber may establish practitioner-patient relationship. (HB921)

Introduced By

Del. Bobby Orrock (R-Thornburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Prescribing controlled substances; practitioner-patient relationship; telemedicine. Provides that a prescriber may establish a practitioner-patient relationship for the purpose of prescribing Schedule II through V controlled substances via synchronous interaction with a patient and for the purpose of prescribing Schedule VI controlled substances via asynchronous interaction. The terms "synchronous interaction" and "asynchronous interaction" are defined in the bill. Read the Bill »


01/21/2022: Awaiting a Vote in the Health, Welfare and Institutions Committee


01/12/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22101451D
01/12/2022Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/21/2022Assigned HWI sub: Subcommittee #1
01/21/2022Impact statement from DPB (HB921)
02/01/2022Continued to 2023 in Health, Welfare and Institutions

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