Agencies | Governor
Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Agency
Department of Health Professions
Board
Board of Medicine
chapter
Regulations Governing the Practice of Licensed Acupuncturists [18 VAC 85 ‑ 110]
Action:
Periodic review - educational requirements
 
General Information
Action Summary The board is recommending amendments to its regulations for the licensure of acupuncturists in order to provide consistency with the national certifying body in the educational requirements and to address concerns about the unnecessary burden placed on applicants with a foreign education in acupuncture. Other amendments are recommended to clarify certain provisions of the regulations.
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
Result of Periodic Review Dated 9/1/2001
Note This action is not intended to satisfy the requirement that an entire regulation be reviewed every 4 years.
 
Stages
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
1516 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 5/8/2002.
1823 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 11/22/2002.
2079 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 2/26/2003.
 
Contact Information
Name / Title: William L. Harp, M.D.  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23233
Email Address: william.harp@dhp.virginia.gov
Phone: (804)367-4558    FAX: (804)527-4429    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this board.