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

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

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)

Status: (Passed) 2019-03-08 - Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0267) [HB2256 Detail]

Download: Virginia-2019-HB2256-Prefiled.html
Offered January 9, 2019
Prefiled January 8, 2019
A BILL to amend and reenact §3.2-4901 of the Code of Virginia, relating to animal remedies; exemptions; Cannabis.
Patron-- Pogge
Committee Referral Pending

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 or any product made from any part of the Cannabis plant.