Prior to releasing a Schedule II, III or IV controlled
substance sold at retail, a pharmacist or pharmacy shall verify the
full legal name, address and birth date of the person receiving or
otherwise acquiring the controlled substance by requiring the
presentation of a valid government-issued photo identification
card. This information shall be reported in accordance with the
provisions of this article information shall be retained in either
print or electronic form until such time as otherwise directed by
rule promulgated by the board of pharmacy.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2014 1st Special Session
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