Agencies | Governor
Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Agency
Department of Health Professions
Board
Board of Medicine
chapter
Regulations Governing the Practice of Medicine, Osteopathic Medicine, Podiatry, and Chiropractic [18 VAC 85 ‑ 20]
Action:
Licensure credentials and examination requirements
 
General Information
Action Summary Will address two regulatory issues that have been raised by the Credentials Committee in the process of considering applications for licensure - clinical training for an applicant who graduated from a non-approved medical school and the current requirement that all three steps of the United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE) be taken within seven years.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA No, this action is subject to the Administrative Process Act and the standard executive branch review process.
RIS Project Yes  [000603]
Note This action is not intended to satisfy the requirement that an entire regulation be reviewed every 4 years.
 
Stages
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
3620 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 7/26/2006.
3803 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 4/6/2007.
4221 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 10/17/2007.
 
Contact Information
Name / Title: William L. Harp, M.D.  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23233-1463
Email Address: william.harp@dhp.virginia.gov
Phone: (804)367-4621    FAX: (804)527-4429    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.