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secretary Agriculture and Forestry
Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
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Prevention and Control of Avian Influenza in the Live-Bird Marketing System  Periodic Review in progress
 Closes: 2/27/17
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Virginia Horse Breeder Incentive Program  Periodic Review in progress
 Closes: 2/27/17
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Rules and Regulations for Enforcement of the Virginia Pest Law – Thousand Cankers Disease Quarantine  Periodic Review in progress
 Closes: 2/27/17
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Regulations Governing Pine Shoot Beetle  Periodic Review in progress
 Closes: 2/27/17
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Rules and Regulations for the Enforcement of the Virginia Seed Law  Periodic Review in progress
 Closes: 2/27/17
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Vapor Pressure Requirements for Gasoline Ethanol Blends
Action: Promulgate vapor pressure requirements for gasoline ethanol blends
Stage: Proposed

 Closes: 4/7/17
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Rules and Regulations Relating to the Virginia Plants and Plant Products Inspection Law  Periodic Review in progress
 Closes: 2/27/17
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Regulations Pertaining to Food for Human Consumption  Periodic Review in progress
 Closes: 2/27/17
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State Milk Commission
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Regulations for the Control and Supervision of Virginia's Milk Industry  Periodic Review in progress
 Closes: 2/27/17
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secretary Commerce and Trade
Board of Housing and Community Development
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Virginia Amusement Device Regulations
Action: Update Virginia Amusement Device Regulations
Stage: Proposed   This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.

 Closes: 4/21/17
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Virginia Statewide Fire Prevention Code
Action: Update the Statewide Fire Prevention Code
Stage: Proposed   This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.

 Closes: 4/21/17
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Virginia Uniform Statewide Building Code
Action: Update the Uniform Statewide Building Code
Stage: Proposed   This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.

 Closes: 4/21/17
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Virginia Industrialized Building Safety Regulations
Action: Update the Industrialized Building Safety Regulations
Stage: Proposed   This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.

 Closes: 4/21/17
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Board for Branch Pilots
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Public Participation Guidelines
Action: Amend PPGs to Comply with Chapter 795 of the 2012 Acts of Assembly
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 3/8/17
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Common Interest Community Board
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Public Participation Guidelines
Action: Amend PPGs to Comply with Chapter 795 of the 2012 Acts of Assembly
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 2/22/17
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Board for Waterworks and Wastewater Works Operators and Onsite Sewage System Professionals
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Board for Waterworks and Wastewater Works Operators and Onsite Sewage System Professionals Regulations
Action: General Review 2014
Stage: Final

 Closes: 2/22/17
29 comments
Last comment: 2/18/17 1:00 pm
secretary Finance
Department of Taxation
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Aircraft Sales and Use Tax
Action: Amend Aircraft Sales and Use Tax Regulation to Remove Outdated References to Retail Sales Tax Rate
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 3/10/17
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Tax on Wills and Administration
Action: To amend the Tax on Wills and Administration regulation to reflect a recodified citation
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 3/10/17
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secretary Health and Human Resources
Board of Medical Assistance Services
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Public Notice: Changes to Supplemental Payments for Private Hospital Partners of Type One Hospitals  General Notice

 Closes: 3/13/17
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State Board of Health
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Regulations for Licensure of Abortion Facilities
Action: Amend Regulations Following Periodic Review
Stage: Final

 Closes: 3/22/17
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Guidelines for the Nurse Educator Scholarship  Periodic Review in progress
 Closes: 2/27/17
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Board of Medical Assistance Services
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Amount, Duration, and Scope of Medical and Remedial Care and Services
Action: Plan First Family Planning Services (Optional Group)
Stage: Final

 Closes: 2/22/17
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Methods and Standards for Establishing Payment Rate; Other Types of Care
Action: Institutions for Mental Disease Reimbursement Changes
Stage: Final

 Closes: 3/8/17
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Amount, Duration and Scope of Selected Services
Action: Addiction and Recovery Treatment (ARTS) Services
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 3/8/17
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Amount, Duration and Scope of Selected Services
Action: CH 0060 2016 Psychiatric Residential Treatment Services Program Changes
Stage: Emergency/NOIRA

 Closes: 3/22/17
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Demonstration Waivers
Action: Governor's Access Plan Demonstration Waiver for Individuals with Serious Mental Illness (PROPOSED)
Stage: Proposed

 Closes: 2/24/17
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Board of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
Action: CE credit for volunteer hours
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 2/22/17
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
Action: Amendments to reinstatement/reactivation requirements
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 3/8/17
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Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services
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Auxiliary Grants Program  Periodic Review in progress
 Closes: 2/27/17
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State Board of Social Services
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Standards for Licensed Family Day Homes
Action: Amend Standards for Licensed Family Day Homes to Address Federal Health and Safety Requirements
Stage: Proposed

 Closes: 2/24/17
3 comments
Last comment: 2/16/17 12:26 pm
Board of Dentistry
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Dentistry
Action: Posting of DEA registration
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 2/22/17
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Dentistry  Petition for Rulemaking

 Closes: 3/8/17
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Board of Funeral Directors and Embalmers
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Regulations of the Board of Funeral Directors and Embalmers
Action: CE credit for volunteer practice
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 2/22/17
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Board of Medicine
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Medicine, Osteopathic Medicine, Podiatry, and Chiropractic
Action: CE credit for volunteer practice
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 2/22/17
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Medicine, Osteopathic Medicine, Podiatry, and Chiropractic
Action: Licensure by endorsement
Stage: Notice of Intended Regulatory Action

 Closes: 2/22/17
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Respiratory Therapists
Action: CE credit for volunteer practice and academic course
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 2/22/17
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Regulations for Licensure of Occupational Therapists
Action: CE credit for volunteer practice
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 2/22/17
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Regulations Governing the Licensure of Radiologic Technology
Action: CE credit for volunteer practice
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 2/22/17
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Regulations Governing the Licensure of Radiologic Technology
Action: Repeal of traineeships
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 2/22/17
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Polysomnographic Technologists
Action: CE credit for volunteer practice
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 2/22/17
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Behavior Analysis
Action: increase in hours of CE
Stage: Final

 Closes: 3/8/17
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Board of Nursing
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Regulations of the Board of Nursing
Action: Amendment to name tag requirement
Stage: Notice of Intended Regulatory Action

 Closes: 2/22/17
207 comments
Last comment: 2/21/17 10:32 am
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Regulations Governing the Registration of Medication Aides
Action: Administration of medication by subcutaneous route
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 2/22/17
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Board of Long-Term Care Administrators
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Nursing Home Administrators
Action: CE credit for volunteer hours
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 2/22/17
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Nursing Home Administrators
Action: Periodic review
Stage: Notice of Intended Regulatory Action

 Closes: 2/22/17
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Board of Optometry
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Regulations of the Virginia Board of Optometry
Action: CE credit for volunteer work
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 2/22/17
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Board of Physical Therapy
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Public participation guidelines
Action: Conformity to Code
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 3/8/17
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Physical Therapy
Action: Recognition of oPTion assessment tool
Stage: Notice of Intended Regulatory Action

 Closes: 2/22/17
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Physical Therapy
Action: Practice of dry needling
Stage: Proposed

 Closes: 2/24/17
1205 comments
Last comment: 2/21/17 1:46 pm
Board of Counseling
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Professional Counseling
Action: CE for volunteer service
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 2/22/17
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Regulations Governing the Certification of Substance Abuse Counselors
Action: Updating and clarifying regulations
Stage: Notice of Intended Regulatory Action

 Closes: 2/22/17
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Board of Psychology
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Psychology
Action: CE credit for volunteer work
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 2/22/17
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Board of Social Work
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Social Work
Action: CE credit for volunteer practice
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 2/22/17
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Board of Veterinary Medicine
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Veterinary Medicine
Action: Periodic review
Stage: Proposed

 Closes: 2/24/17
32 comments
Last comment: 2/21/17 11:54 am
secretary Natural Resources
Air Pollution Control Board
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New and Modified Stationary Sources
Action: Update state regulations that incorporate by reference certain federal regulations to reflect the current Code of Federal Regulations (Rev. J16)
Stage: Final   This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.

 Closes: 2/22/17
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State Water Control Board
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General Virginia Pollutant Discharge Elimination System Permit for Concrete Products Facilities
Action: Amend and Reissue (25-193) Existing Regulation
Stage: Notice of Intended Regulatory Action   This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.

 Closes: 3/8/17
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General Virginia Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (VPDES) Permit for Vehicle Wash Facilities and Laundry Facilities
Action: 25-194 Amend Regulation and Reissue General Permit
Stage: Proposed   This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.

 Closes: 3/10/17
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secretary Public Safety and Homeland Security
Criminal Justice Services Board
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2017 Proposed Revisions to Minimum Training Standards  General Notice

 Closes: 3/16/17
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Last comment: 1/27/17 8:32 am
Alcoholic Beverage Control Board
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Other Provisions
Action: Transportation of alcoholic beverages; noncommercial permits; commercial carrier permits; refusal, suspension or revocation of permits; exceptions; out-of-state limitation not effected.
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 3/31/17
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Criminal Justice Services Board
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Regulations Relating to Private Security Services Businesses
Action: Amend 6VAC20-172 and 6VAC20-174 to Address Insurance Requirements for Independent Contractors
Stage: Proposed

 Closes: 4/21/17
3 comments
Last comment: 2/21/17 10:22 am
Department (Board) of Juvenile Justice
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Regulations Governing Juvenile Record Information and the Virginia Juvenile Justice Information System
Action: Comprehensive Review of 6VAC35-160
Stage: Proposed

 Closes: 3/10/17
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