Agencies | Governor
Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Social Work
Regulations Governing the Practice of Social Work [18 VAC 140 ‑ 20]
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Clinical course of study requirements
General Information
Action Summary Chapter 533 of the 2013 Acts of the Assembly (SB1011) added § 54.1-3707.1 to specify a definition for a clinical course of study and the evidence required to document completion of an educational program to qualify an applicant for licensure as a clinical social worker. Accordingly, the definition of “clinical course of study” and educational requirements for a licensed clinical social worker in regulation are amended for conformity with the amended Code of Virginia.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA Yes, this action is exempt from Article II of the APA and executive branch review.
Exempt Citation: 2.2-4006 A 4
RIS Project Yes  [003818]
Associated Mandates Educational requirements for clinical social workers
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
6694 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 9/25/2013.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Jaime Hoyle  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23233-1463
Email Address:
Phone: (804)367-4406    FAX: (804)527-4435    TDD: ()-

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