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NARCOTICS AND DRUGS

(P) Passed (F) Failed (V) Vetoed (I) Incoporated into other legislation
(C) Carried over from 2004 Session
(CD) Carried over from 2004 session but died in committee on or before December 10th


Accident and sickness insurance; insurers to institute prescription drug utilization review program. Adding  38.2-3407.9:03. (Patron-Bell, HB 2251 (F))
Assisted living facilities; regulations for serving residents with mental illness, mental retardation or substance abuse problems. Amending  37.1-189.1 and 63.2-1737. (Patron-Van Landingham, HB 2545 (I) See HB2512)
Assisted living facilities; regulations for serving residents with mental illness, mental retardation or substance abuse problems, report. Amending  37.1-189.1, 54.1-2503, 54.1-3005, 54.1-3100 through 54.1-3103, 54.1-3408, 63.2-1702, 63.2-1707, 63.2-1709, 63.2-1721, 63.2-1737, 63.2-1803 and 63.2-1805; adding 54.1-3041, 54.1-3042, 54.1-3103.1 and 63.2-1803.1. (Patron-Watts, HB 2362 (I) See HB2512; Devolites Davis, SB 1000 (I) See SB1183)
Athletic trainers; allows administration of certain topical drugs. Amending  54.1-2901 and 54.1-3408. (Patron-O’Bannon, HB 2526 (Chapter 113))
Auto-injectable epinephrine; allows possession and self-administration by students in public schools. Amending 8.01-226.5:1 and 22.1-274.2. (Patron-Ward, HB 1743 (Chapter 785))
Clinical drug trials; publication of certain data. (Patron-Watts, HB 2831 (Chapter 199); Reynolds, SB 1278 (Chapter 235))
Cocaine; unlawful manufacturing, distribution, etc., penalty. Amending  18.2-248. (Patron-Armstrong, HB 2417 (F); Reynolds, SB 865 (F))
Controlled substances; additions and deletions to Schedule I and II lists. Amending  54.1-3446, 54.1-3448 and 54.1-3450. (Patron-Morgan, HB 2716 (Chapter 119))
Controlled substances; additions to Schedule I list. Amending 54.1-3446. (Patron-Shannon, HB 2088 (F))
Controlled substances; raises penalty for manufacturing, selling, etc. Amending  18.2-248. (Patron-Shannon, HB 2291 (Chapter 174))
Controlled substances; requires pedigree of normal distribution chain. Amending  54.1-3401; adding  54.1-3435.6 and 54.1-3435.7. (Patron-Ruff, SB 1036 (F))
Crisis Intervention Pilot Programs; established for persons with mental illness or substance abuse. Amending  9.1-102; adding 9.1-187 through 9.1-187.3. (Patron-Edwards, SB 718 (F))
Divorce; grounds include child abuse, and drug or alcohol use. Amending  20-91, 20-103, 20-124.2 and 20-124.3. (Patron-Lingamfelter, HB 386 (CD))
Drug cases; dismissal of certain charges. Amending  18.2-258.1. (Patron-Melvin, HB 2531 (F))
Drug cases; procedure when accused consents to deferred disposition. Amending  18.2-251. (Patron-McDougle, HB 775 (CD))
Drug cases; waiver of right to appeal by persons charged with first offense. Amending  18.2-251. (Patron-Albo, HB 1562 (F))
Drug Control Act; definition of compounding. Amending  54.1-3401. (Patron-Hamilton, HB 2043 (I) See HB2524)
Drug Control Act; definitions of compounding and dispense. Amending  54.1-3401. (Patron-O’Bannon, HB 2524 (Chapter 475))
Drug offenses; disposition for “first offenders”, penalty. Amending  18.2-251. (Patron-Hurt, HB 2646 (F))
Drug Treatment Court Act; created, report. Adding  18.2-254.1. (Patron-Lucas, SB 636 (CD))
Drug Treatment Court Act; includes City of Chesapeake. Amending 18.2-254.1. (Patron-Cosgrove, HB 2810 (Chapter 602); Lucas, SB 1342 (Chapter 519))
Drug-free school zones; boundaries. Amending  18.2-255.2. (Patron-Sherwood, HB 1924 (F))
Drugs; returns, exchanges, or re-dispensing by hospitals, exceptions. Amending  54.1-3411.1. (Patron-Eisenberg, HB 1854 (Chapter 68))
Drugs; secret compartments in vehicles, penalty. Adding 18.2-248.02. (Patron-Cosgrove, HB 1502 (F))
Ephedra or dextromethorphan; unlawful distribution to minors, penalty. Amending  18.2-248.5. (Patron-Hamilton, HB 2045 (F))
Ephedrine, pseudoephedrine or phenylpropanolamine; unlawful possession or distribution, penalty. Adding  18.2-248.8. (Patron-Tata, HB 1565 (F))
Felonies; DNA analysis of arrestees for solicitation of prostitution or drug offense. Amending  19.2-310.2:1. (Patron-Miles, HB 1639 (F))
Food stamps; person convicted of drug-related felonies eligible therefor if engaged in or has completed substance abuse treatment program, etc. Adding  63.2-505.1. (Patron-Dillard, HB 1761 (Chapter 576))
Health Care and Prescription Drugs, Benefits of Public-Private Partnerships to Medicaid Recipients of Lowering Costs of; Report of Joint Commission on Health Care (SJR 58, 2004). (SD 13)
Health insurance; allows for pharmacy of choice. Amending 38.2-3407.7. (Patron-Nutter, HB 1416 (CD))
Health insurance; allows for pharmacy of choice. Amending 38.2-3407.7, 38.2-4209.1 and 38.2-4312.1. (Patron-Athey, HB 1455 (CD))
Health insurance; coverage for prescription contraceptives. Amending  38.2-3407.5:1. (Patron-Van Yahres, HB 469 (CD); Van Yahres, HB 1629 (F); Howell, SB 860 (F))
Health insurance; policies not to prohibit coverage due to intoxicants or narcotics. Amending  38.2-3504. (Patron-Scott, J.M., HB 1196 (CD))
Hunting; unlawful to hunt with firearm, bow and arrow, etc. while intoxicated. Amending  18.2-285. (Patron-Stolle, SB 1149 (Chapter 507))
I-SaveRx program; Joint Commission on Health Care to study feasibility of participation therein. (Patron-Marshall, R.G., HJR 683 (F))
Illegal manufacturing of controlled substances; court to order defendant to pay for removal and remediation associated therewith. Amending  19.2-305.1. (Patron-Weatherholtz, HB 2595 (Chapter 591))
Influenza vaccine; Governor to stimulate location of a pharmaceutical manufacturing facility that plans to produce. (Patron-Potts, SB 951 (F))
Juveniles; encouraging retailers to take voluntary steps to limit access to medications easily abused thereby. (Patron-Mims, SJR 335 (P))
Methamphetamine; manufacturing when person under age 18 is present, penalty. Amending  18.2-248; adding  18.2-248.02. (Patron-Carrico, HB 2438 (Chapter 923); Stolle, SB 1156 (Chapter 941))
Methamphetamine; unlawful manufacturing and distributing, penalty. Amending  18.2-248. (Patron-Shuler, HB 2504 (I) See HB2438)
Methamphetamine precursor chemicals; possession with intent to manufacture, penalty. Amending  18.2-248. (Patron-Tata, HB 1974 (Chapter 796); Carrico, HB 2437 (I) See HB1974; Obenshain, SB 1121 (Chapter 759))
Methamphetamine precursors; unlawful possession, penalty. Adding 18.2-248.8. (Patron-Kilgore, HB 1950 (I) See HB1974)
Nonresident pharmacies; registration thereof. Amending 54.1-3434.1 through 54.1-3434.4. (Patron-Jones, S.C., HB 2538 (Chapter 115))
Opiate addiction; standards to evaluate need and appropriateness for issuance of new licenses to providers of treatment for persons therewith. (Patron-Kilgore, HB 1778 (Chapter 64); Wampler, SB 753 (Chapter 7))
Persons with mental illness, mental retardation or substance abuse; recodification of Title 37.1. Amending  2.2-2905, 2.2-3705.5, 8.01-2, 16.1-241, 16.1-278.11, 16.1-339, 16.1-346.1, 16.1-348, 18.2-254,18.2-255.2, 19.2-169.6, 19.2-177.1, 19.2-182.3, 19.2-182.9, 22.1-281, 33.1-234, 53.1-40.1, 53.1-40.2, 53.1-40.8, 53.1-40.9, 53.1-77, 54.1-2400.1, 54.1-2986, 58.1-3607, 63.2-1602, 63.2-1801 and 63.2-1805; adding  2.2-2690, 2.2-2691, 37.2-100, 37.2-200 through 37.2-204, 37.2-300 through 37.2-319, 37.2-400 through 37.2-440, 37.2-500 through 37.2-511, 37.2-600 through 37.2-614, 37.2-700 through 37.2-721, 37.2-800 through 37.2-847, 37.2-900 through 37.2-918, 37.2-1000 through 37.2-1029 and 37.2-1100 through 37.2-1108; repealing  37.1-1 through 37.1-260. (Patron-Mims, SB 1023 (Chapter 716))
Pharmaceutical assistance; maximizing benefits of Medicare discount card program for senior citizens. Amending  32.1-23.1. (Patron-Potts, SB 953 (Chapter 715))
Pharmacists; allows compounding under certain conditions, requirements. Amending  54.1-3410.2. (Patron-Jones, S.C., HB 2857 (Chapter 200))
Pharmacy, Board of; requires executive director to be a pharmacist. Amending  54.1-3305. (Patron-Morgan, HB 1865 (Chapter 70))
Pharmacy interns; provisions. Amending  54.1-3320. (Patron-O’Bannon, HB 2242 (Chapter 403))
Physician Assistants, Prescriptive Authority of; Report of Joint Commission on Health Care (Chapter 465, 2001 Acts). (HD 29)
Postcoital contraception, emergency; liability of institutions of higher education for exposure thereto. Adding  23-7.6. (Patron-Marshall, R.G., HB 1813 (F))
Prescription claims; electronic funds transfers to pay benefit provider. Amending  38.2-3407.4:2. (Patron-Morgan, HB 266 (CD))
Prescription Drug Payment Assistance Program; created, annual report on effectiveness. Adding  32.1-366 through 32.1-372. (Patron-Deeds, SB 377 (CD))
Prescription Drug Payment Assistance Program; created, report. Adding  32.1-368 through 32.1-374. (Patron-Morgan, HB 2714 (F))
Prescription drugs; Governor to apply for waiver to establish mechanism for purchasing from Canada and other countries. (Patron-Miller, HB 2751 (F); Reynolds, SB 1246 (F))
Prescription drugs; implementation of provisions for Medicare Part D, report. (Patron-Purkey, HB 1624 (Chapter 56); Deeds, SB 841 (Chapter 24))
Prescription drugs; increases penalty for counterfeiting. Amending  18.2-247, 54.1-3457 and 54.1-3458. (Patron-Stolle, SB 1178 (F))
Prescription drugs; memorializing Congress to remove restrictions on purchasing from Canada. (Patron-Armstrong, HJR 199 (CD); Armstrong, HJR 632 (F))
Prescription drugs; process for purchasing from Canada in order to lower pharmacy costs for citizens of State. (Patron-Spruill, HB 2281 (F); Marshall, R.G., HB 2348 (F))
Prescription drugs; urging Secretary of Health and Human Services to approve purchasing from other countries. (Patron-Hall, HJR 718 (F); Reynolds, SJR 391 (F); Reynolds, SJR 411 (F))
Prescription medicines and health insurance premiums; joint subcommittee to study insurance costs relating to practice of medicine and costs thereof. (Patron-Hawkins, SJR 281 (F))
Prescription Monitoring Program; includes reporting by out-of-state dispensers and prescribers licensed in other states. Amending 54.1-2519, 54.1-2520, 54.1-2523 and 54.1-3434.1; adding 54.1-2523.1. (Patron-Hamilton, HB 2044 (F))
Prescription Monitoring Program; includes reporting by out-of-state dispensers and prescribers licensed in other states. Amending 54.1-2519, 54.1-2520, 54.1-2523 and 54.1-3434.1; adding 54.1-2523.1; repealing fourth and fifth enactments of Chapter 481, 2002 Acts. (Patron-Hamilton, HB 2429 (Chapter 637); Wampler, SB 1098 (Chapter 678))
Pseudoephedrine; licensed pharmacist shall dispense, sell, etc., penalty. Adding  18.2-248.8. (Patron-Kilgore, HB 1951 (F))
Residential Landlord and Tenant Act; drug activities by tenants, forfeiture. Amending  19.2-386.8 and 55-248.31. (Patron-Suit, HB 2447 (Chapter 883))
Sentencing guidelines; modification for use of methamphetamine. Adding  17.1-807. (Patron-Obenshain, SB 484 (CD); Obenshain, SB 1124 (F))
Substance Abuse Services Council; membership. Amending  37.1-207. (Patron-Reynolds, SB 741 (Chapter 713); Newman, SB 1025 (I) See SB741)
Wholesale drug distributors; regulations. Amending  54.1-3307. (Patron-Ruff, SB 1326 (Chapter 777))
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