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Rules Governing General Educational Development Certificates [8 VAC 20 ‑ 360]
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Chapter Information
Description The American Council on Education, which has oversight of GED testing, has established requirements for the program. These new requirements are to be reflected in the revised regulations. The GED Certificate is a well respected and nationally recognized credential.
State Authority Sections ,22.1-223-226 Code of Virginia
Federal Authority None entered
Exempt from APA No, changes to this chapter are subject to the Administrative Process Act and the standard executive branch review process.
Text of Regulation Link to Virginia Administrative Code
Goals of Regulation To be determined.
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Contact Information
Name / Title: Dr. Yvonne Thayer  / Director of Adult Education Programs
Address: Virginia Department of Education
P.O. Box 2120
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)225-2293   
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
None

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Amendments to incorporate changes in Code and a new fee structure Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 3/15/2005.

Withdrawn Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Fee increases and revised language to incorporate recent amendments to the Code of Virginia and changes to the Tests of General Educational Development (GED) NOIRA Stage withdrawn on 11/18/2004 before DPB completed its review.
Amendments for Consistency with Code Changes Proposed Stage withdrawn on 11/18/2004 before DPB completed its review.