2008 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Floor Approved)

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Pharmacy Disposal Program

Item 420 #2h

Item 420 #2h

First Year - FY2009 Second Year - FY2010
Public Safety
State Police, Department of FY2009 $100,000 FY2010 $0 GF

Page 378, line 21, strike "$240,757,520" and insert "$240,857,520".
Page 381, after line 4, insert:"M.  Out of the amounts appropriated for drug enforcement, $100,000 the first year from the general fund is provided to develop a pharmaceutical disposal program to ensure the safe, effective, and proper disposal of unused pharmaceuticals in cooperation with the Virginia Board of Pharmacy."

(This amendment provides $100,000 the first year from the general fund for a pharmaceutical disposal program. The Department of State Police and Virginia Board of Pharmacy will develop a single collection location for the return of unused pharmaceuticals that would be under the control of the Department of State Police. Unused pharmaceuticals would be disposed of by the Department of State Police in a manner determined by the Board of Pharmacy in compliance with state and federal law and environmental regulations.)