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Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Agency
Department of Education
Board
State Board of Education
chapter
Licensure Regulations for School Personnel [8 VAC 20 ‑ 22]
Action:
Comprehensive Revision of the Licensure Regulations for School Personnel
 
General Information
Action Summary Section 22.1-298.1 of the Code of Virginia, states, in part, the following: “…The Board of Education shall prescribe, by regulation, the requirements for the licensure of teachers and other school personnel required to hold a license….” On September 21, 2007, Licensure Regulations for School Personnel, promulgated by the Board of Education, became effective. One additional amendment was approved on January 19, 2011, that responded to a renewal requirement enacted by the 2010 Virginia General Assembly and that was later repealed by the 2012 General Assembly. A comprehensive review of the licensure regulations will be conducted. The regulations in their entirety will be examined. These regulations will be repealed, and new regulations are to be promulgated.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA No, this action is subject to the Administrative Process Act and the standard executive branch review process.
RIS Project Yes  [003476]
Associated Mandates Licensure requirements for teachers who teach only online courses
 
Stages
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
6373 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 1/16/2013.
6643 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 11/6/2015.
7669 Final DPB review in progress.
 
Contact Information
Name / Title: Patty S. Pitts  / Assistant Superintendent for Teacher Education and
Address: P. O. Box 2120
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address: Patty.Pitts@doe.virginia.gov
Phone: (804)371-2522    FAX: ()-    TDD: ()-