Bill Text: VA HB2256 | 2019 | Regular Session | Engrossed


Bill Title: Animals; remedies containing Cannabis plant, exemption.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)

Status: (Engrossed) 2019-02-14 - VOTE: ADOPTION (97-Y 1-N) [HB2256 Detail]

Download: Virginia-2019-HB2256-Engrossed.html
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HOUSE BILL NO. 2256
House Amendments in [ ] -- February 1, 2019
A BILL to amend and reenact §3.2-4901 of the Code of Virginia, relating to animal remedies; exemptions [ ; Cannabis ] .
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Patron Prior to Engrossment--Delegate Pogge
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Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
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Be it enacted by the General Assembly of Virginia:

1. That §3.2-4901 of the Code of Virginia is amended and reenacted as follows:

§3.2-4901. Exemptions from chapter.

The provisions of this chapter shall not apply to the:

1. The compounding or dispensing of veterinarians' prescriptions, nor the dispensing of drugs or preparations by registered pharmacists compounded at the request of the purchaser and not intended for resale, nor shall such provisions apply to any animal remedy sold exclusively to or used exclusively by licensed veterinarians.

2. Any animal remedy that contains as an ingredient [ any part of the Cannabis plant industrial hemp ] or any product made from [ any part of the Cannabis plant industrial hemp ] .

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