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Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Counseling
Regulations Governing the Licensure of Substance Abuse Practitioners [18 VAC 115 ‑ 60]
Time-limited Waiver of Certain Requirements
General Information
Action Summary To comply with a legislative mandate to developing a provision for licensure of individuals who meet requirements which are "substantially equivalent" to those in regulation, the Board is considering three time-limited options for individuals with various combinations of substance abuse education and experience.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA No, this action is not exempt from Article II of the APA and executive branch review.
RIS Project No project yet assigned to this action
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
475 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 10/24/2001.
1592 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 7/19/2002.
1935 Final Stage withdrawn on 10/7/2002 before the Secretary's office completed its review.
1977 Final Stage withdrawn on 11/26/2002 before the Secretary's office completed its review.
2042 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 2/26/2003.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Jaime Hoyle  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23233
Email Address:
Phone: (804)367-4406    FAX: (804)527-4435    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this board.