Agencies | Governor
Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Medicine
Regulations Governing the Practice of Medicine, Osteopathic Medicine, Podiatry, and Chiropractic [18 VAC 85 ‑ 20]
Four-year degree for licensure in chiropractic
[Withdrawn 7/1/2008]
Reason for Withdrawal
The Board has voted to withdraw the action pending additional information on the matter.
General Information
Action Summary Response to petition for rule-making to require a four-year degree from a college or university prior to chiropractic school.
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  [000712]
Associated Petitions for Rulemaking Bachelor's degree for chiropractic licensure
Note This action is not intended to satisfy the requirement that an entire regulation be reviewed every 4 years.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
4057 NOIRA Stage withdrawn on 7/1/2008 after the comment period had ended.
4560 Proposed Stage withdrawn on 5/1/2008 before DPB completed its review.
Contact Information
Name / Title: William L. Harp, M.D.  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23233-1463
Email Address:
Phone: (804)367-4621    FAX: (804)527-4429    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.