Vol. 32 Iss. 20 - May 30, 2016



Initial Agency Notice

Title of Regulation: 18VAC110-20. Regulations Governing the Practice of Pharmacy.

Statutory Authority: ยง 54.1-2400 of the Code of Virginia.

Name of Petitioner: Derek Phillips.

Nature of Petitioner's Request: If deemed appropriate by the pharmacist, a patient may receive, upon request, drug quantities in excess of the face amount of a prescription for a Schedule VI substance, up to the total amount authorized.

Agency Plan for Disposition of Request: In accordance with Virginia law, the petition has been filed with the Registrar of Regulations and will be published on May 30, 2016. Comment on the petition may be sent by email or regular mail or posted on the Virginia Regulatory Town Hall at; comment is requested until June 29, 2016. Following receipt of all comments on the petition to amend regulations, the board will decide whether to make any changes to the regulatory language in Regulations Governing the Practice of Pharmacy. This matter will be on the board's agenda for its meeting scheduled for September 7, 2016, and the petitioner will be informed of the board's decision on his request after that meeting.

Public Comment Deadline: June 29, 2016.

Agency Contact: Elaine J. Yeatts, Regulatory Coordinator, Department of Health Professions, 9960 Mayland Drive, Suite 300, Richmond, VA 23233, telephone (804) 367-4688, or email

VA.R. Doc. No. R16-27; Filed May 6, 2016, 4:04 p.m.