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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]
Outpatient surgery in physicians' offices
General Information
Action Summary To consider amending regulations in response to a petition for rule-making concerning the use of certain anesthesia for outpatient surgery in physicians' office.
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 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
571 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 12/19/2001.
1837 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 11/22/2002.
1987 Emergency Stage complete. Emergency regulation expired on 11/17/2003.
2153 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 6/18/2003.
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.