Criminal Justice Services, Department of; prescription drug abuse policy. (HB2182)

Introduced By

Del. Rob Bloxom (R-Accomack)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Department of Criminal Justice Services; prescription drug abuse policy. Requires the Department of Criminal Justice Services to establish, publish, and disseminate a model policy or guideline for law-enforcement personnel involved in criminal investigations that embodies current best practices for identifying persons who obtain prescription drugs and the methods used to obtain such drugs (i) because such person has a substance abuse or dependence problem or (ii) for the purpose of diverting such substances to another person. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/14/2015Presented and ordered printed 15100672D
01/14/2015Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/20/2015Assigned Courts sub: Criminal Law
01/21/2015Subcommittee recommends reporting (11-Y 0-N)
01/28/2015Reported from Courts of Justice (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2015Read first time
02/02/2015Read second time and engrossed
02/03/2015Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/03/2015VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2015Constitutional reading dispensed
02/04/2015Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/08/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB2182)
02/11/2015Passed by indefinitely in Courts of Justice (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)


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 40 seconds.