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secretary Agriculture and Forestry
Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
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Regulations for Determining Whether a Facility Meets the Purpose of Finding Permanent Adoptive Homes for Animals [Under Development]
Action: Promulgate regulation required by Chapter 319 of the 2016 Acts of Assembly
Stage: Proposed

 Closes: 12/14/18
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Regulations Governing Grade "A" Milk
Action: Amendment to lower permissible somatic cell and bacteria counts
Stage: Proposed   This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.

 Closes: 12/30/18
2 comments
Last comment: 10/12/18 12:06 pm
secretary Commerce and Trade
Board of Housing and Community Development
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Virginia Uniform Statewide Building Code
Action: USBC Technical Corrections
Stage: Final   This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.

 Closes: 10/31/18
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Board of Accountancy
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Board of Accountancy Regulations  Periodic Review in progress
 Closes: 11/5/18
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Manufactured Housing Board
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Manufactured Housing Licensing and Transaction Recovery Fund Regulations
Action: Updating and clarifying the Virginia Manufactured Housing Licensing and Transaction Recovery Fund Regulations
Stage: Proposed

 Closes: 11/2/18
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Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy
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Safety and Health Regulations for Mineral Mining
Action: Amendments to ensure compliance with federal standards
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 11/14/18
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Safety and Health Codes Board
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Administrative Regulation for the Virginia Occupational Safety and Health Program
Action: Procedures for the application of penalties for state and local government employers
Stage: Final

 Closes: 10/31/18
1 comments
Last comment: 10/11/18 1:01 pm
secretary Education
State Council of Higher Education for Virginia
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Regulations Governing the Certification of Certain Institutions to Confer Degrees, Diplomas and Certificates
Action: Regulatory Language for Enrollment Agreement Legislation
Stage: Notice of Intended Regulatory Action

 Closes: 10/31/18
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secretary Health and Human Resources
State Board of Health
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Regulations for Licensure of Abortion Facilities
Action: Amend the Regulation after Assessment and Receipt of Public Comment
Stage: Notice of Intended Regulatory Action

 Closes: 10/31/18
475 comments
Last comment: 10/20/18 9:50 pm
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Regulations Implementing the Virginia Organ and Tissue Donor Registry  Periodic Review in progress
 Closes: 10/22/18
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Regulations for authorized onsite soil evaluators
Action: Repeal of Authorized Onsite Soil Evaluator Regulations
Stage: Proposed

 Closes: 11/16/18
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Private Well Regulations
Action: Amend Regulations Following Periodic Review
Stage: Notice of Intended Regulatory Action

 Closes: 10/31/18
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Board of Medical Assistance Services
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DRAFT Medicaid Long-Term Services and Supports Screening Provider Manual for Stakeholder Input  General Notice

 Closes: 11/16/18
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Methods and Standards for Establishing Payment Rates; in-Patient Hospital Care
Action: Fee For Service Supplemental Payments and Hospital Assessment
Stage: Emergency/NOIRA

 Closes: 10/31/18
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Methods and Standards for Establishing Payment Rates; in-Patient Hospital Care
Action: Sunset Supplemental Payments
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 10/31/18
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Methods and Standards for Establishing Payment Rate; Other Types of Care
Action: Dental Services & Community Mental Health Services
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 11/14/18
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Demonstration Waivers  Periodic Review in progress
 Closes: 11/5/18
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Board of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
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Public participation guidelines  Periodic Review in progress
 Closes: 11/14/18
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State Board of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
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Rules and Regulations For Licensing Providers by the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
Action: Add Licensed Behavior Analysts to the Definition of Licensed Mental Health Professional
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 11/14/18
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State Board of Social Services
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Virginia Independence Program  Periodic Review in progress
 Closes: 11/5/18
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Funding Limitations for the Refugee Resettlement Program  Periodic Review in progress
 Closes: 11/5/18
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Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program
Action: Income Exclusion for Legally Obligated Child Support Payments
Stage: Final

 Closes: 10/31/18
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Board of Dentistry
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Public Participation Guidelines  Periodic Review in progress
 Closes: 11/14/18
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Board of Funeral Directors and Embalmers
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Public Participation Guidelines  Periodic Review in progress
 Closes: 11/14/18
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Board of Health Professions
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Public Participation Guidelines  Periodic Review in progress
 Closes: 11/14/18
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Department of Health Professions
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Public Participation Guidelines  Periodic Review in progress
 Closes: 11/14/18
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Board of Medicine
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Public Participation Guidelines  Periodic Review in progress
 Closes: 11/14/18
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Board of Nursing
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Public Participation Guidelines  Periodic Review in progress
 Closes: 11/14/18
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Board of Long-Term Care Administrators
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Public Participation Guidelines  Periodic Review in progress
 Closes: 11/14/18
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Assisted Living Facility Administrators  Petition for Rulemaking

 Closes: 11/14/18
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Board of Optometry
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Public Participation Guidelines  Periodic Review in progress
 Closes: 11/14/18
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Board of Pharmacy
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Public participation guidelines  Periodic Review in progress
 Closes: 11/14/18
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Pharmacy
Action: Requirement for applicants and licensees to have an e-profile ID number
Stage: Proposed

 Closes: 11/16/18
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Pharmacy
Action: Response to petitions for rulemaking
Stage: Final

 Closes: 10/31/18
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Board of Physical Therapy
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Public participation guidelines  Periodic Review in progress
 Closes: 11/14/18
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Board of Counseling
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Public Participation Guidelines  Periodic Review in progress
 Closes: 11/14/18
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Professional Counseling  Petition for Rulemaking

 Closes: 10/22/18
124 comments
Last comment: 10/20/18 7:36 pm
Board of Psychology
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Model Public Participation Guidelines  Periodic Review in progress
 Closes: 11/14/18
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Board of Social Work
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Public Participation Guidelines  Periodic Review in progress
 Closes: 11/14/18
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Board of Veterinary Medicine
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Public participation guidelines  Periodic Review in progress
 Closes: 11/14/18
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secretary Independent Agencies
Commission on the Virginia Alcohol Safety Action Program
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Ignition Interlock Regulations  Petition for Rulemaking

 Closes: 12/14/18
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secretary Natural Resources
State Water Control Board
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Virginia Pollution Abatement (VPA) Permit Regulation for Poultry Waste Management
Action: Reissue and amend, if necessary, the Virginia Pollution Abatement Regulation and General Permit for Poultry Waste Management
Stage: Notice of Intended Regulatory Action   This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.

 Closes: 10/31/18
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General Virginia Pollutant Discharge Elimination System Permit for Pesticide Discharges
Action: Amend and Reissuance of General Permit
Stage: Proposed   This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.

 Closes: 11/16/18
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secretary Public Safety and Homeland Security
Alcoholic Beverage Control Board
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Retail Operations
Action: Happy Hour Advertising
Stage: Notice of Intended Regulatory Action

 Closes: 11/1/18
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