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Agency
Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation
Board
Board for Architects, Professional Engineers, Land Surveyors, Certified Interior Designers, and Landscape Architects
chapter
Board for Architects, Professional Engineers, Land Surveyors, Certified Interior Designers, and Landscape Architects Regulations [18 VAC 10 ‑ 20]
Action:
Amend regulations to prohibit mail-order life-experience degrees for engineer-in-training and professional engineer applicants.
 
General Information
Action Summary The amendment will clarify that legitimate degrees are required to meet the educational standards of the Board's regulations (and consequently prohibit mail-order, life-experience degrees) for engineer-in-training and professional engineer applicants.
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  [000630]
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
3809 Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 9/10/2007.
 
Contact Information
Name / Title: Mark N. Courtney  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 400
Richmond, VA 23233
Email Address: apelscidla@dpor.virginia.gov
Phone: (804)367-8514    FAX: (804)527-4294