Virginia Law Library. (2019). Waiver of Requirements; Declared Disaster or State of Emergency.
While state-specific, this example of codified law shows how the state board of pharmacy may issue a waiver during declared emergencies waiving certain requirements of the Drug Control Act and the Board’s regulations governing the practice of pharmacy. The law also explicitly states that it does not authorize the “administering or dispensing of controlled substances by persons whose scope of practice does not include such authority.”