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Department of Education
State Board of Education
Regulations Establishing Standards for Accrediting Public Schools in Virginia [8 VAC 20 ‑ 131]
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Update to Comport with Legislative Changes Made by HB 96 (2012)
Action 3738 / Stage 6246
Final Stage  
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pdf Agency Statement 7/2/2012    

Exempt from APA Yes, this action is exempt from article 2 of the Administrative Process Act. The normal executive branch review process is not required.
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 7/2/2012
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 7/30/2012    Volume: 28  Issue: 24
Comment Period No comment period held for this exempt action/stage.
Effective Date 8/29/2012
Contact Information
Name / Title: Dr. Cynthia Cave  / Assistant Superintendent, Polcy and Communications
Address: Department of Education
P.O. Box 2120
Richmond, VA 23218-2120
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)225-2092    FAX: (804)225-2524    TDD: ()-
This person is the primary contact for this chapter.

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Action 3738:
Update to Comport with Legislative Changes Made by HB 96 (2012)
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
Final   (6246) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 8/29/2012.
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