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Mandate 835

Mandate Information
Mandate Title:
Registration of peer recovery specialists and qualified mental health professionals
Purpose of legislation
To provide accountability for these mental health practitioners under the Board of Counseling
Legislation mandating a change Chap 419 (2017)
Chap 426 (2017)
VAC chapters to be amended
18 vac 115 - 70 : Regulations Governing the Registration of Peer Recovery Specialists [under development]
18 vac 115 - 80 : Regulations Governing the Registration of Qualified Mental Health Professionals [under development]
Associated Regulatory Actions No regulatory action has been filed.
Deadline for the regulation to become effective 12/18/2017
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