|Petition Title||Acceptance of supervised hours in MFT doctoral program toward residency hours|
|Date Filed||11/9/2018 [Transmittal Sheet]|
To count up to 600 hours of supervised experience in a COAMFTE or CACREP doctoral program towards hours of residency.
In accordance with Virginia law, the petition will be filed with the Register of Regulations and published on December 10, 2018 with comment requested until January 9, 2019. It will also be placed on the Virginia Regulatory Townhall and available for comments to be posted electronically. At its first meeting following the close of comment, scheduled for February 8, 2019, the Board will consider the request to amend regulations and all comment received in support or opposition. The Board will inform the petitioner of its response and any action it approves.
|Comment Period||Ended 1/9/2019 10 comments|
|Agency Decision||Initiate a regulatory change [Transmittal Sheet]|
|Agency Decision Summary||
At its meeting on February 8, 2019, the Board discussed the request to amend regulations and all comment received. The Board has voted to submit a Notice of Intended Regulatory Action (NOIRA) to initiate rulemaking and receive further information and comment. Once the NOIRA is approved by the Governor, it will be published and a 30-day comment period will be opened. The regulatory process typically takes 18 months to complete. The petitioner was advised to follow its progress on the Virginia Regulatory Townhall at www.townhall.virginia.gov.
|Associated regulatory action||Acceptance of doctoral hours towards residency Latest Stage:|
|Name / Title:||Jaime Hoyle / Executive Director|
9960 Mayland Drive
|Telephone:||(804)367-4406 FAX: (804)527-4435 TDD: ()-|