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Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
State Board of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
Regulations to Assure the Protection of Participants in Human Research [12 VAC 35 ‑ 180]
Update provisions to be consistent with current Virginia Code and applicable federal requirements.
General Information
Action Summary Certain definitions will be revised to be consistent with Virginia Code. Revisions are also needed to meet the applicable requirements of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPPA) and possibly other federal regulations.
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
1471 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 5/24/2002.
2131 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 8/15/2003.
2545 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 2/11/2004.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Mary Nash Shawver  / Planning Coordinator, Office of SA Services
P.O. Box 1797
Richmond, VA 23218-1797
Email Address:
Phone: (804)786-0825    FAX: (804)786-4320