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Board of Accountancy Regulations [18 VAC 5 ‑ 22]
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
New Regulation for Issuance, Renewal, and Reinstatement of Licenses
General Information
Action Summary On February 26, 2018, the Governor signed into law effective as of the date of signing legislation that changes the term of licensure from 12 months to a term defined by the Virginia Board of Accountancy. The proposed new regulation sets the expiration date for all licenses as June 30th, and provides for the transition of existing licenses to the new proposed expiration date, including proration of fees during the transition. The existing fee schedule is also being amended to reflect that renewal fees are altered during this transitional period.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA Yes, this action is exempt from Article II of the APA and executive branch review.
Exempt Citation: The third enactment clause of Chapter 45 (2018 Acts of Assembly) and the third enactment clause of Chapter 82 (2018 Acts of Assembly).
RIS Project Yes  [005411]
Associated Mandates Chapters 45 & 82 (2018 Acts of Assembly) Changes to Chapter 44 of Title 54.1 of the Code of Virginia
Note This action is not intended to satisfy the requirement that an entire regulation be reviewed every 4 years.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
8220 Emergency/NOIRA Stage withdrawn on 3/9/2018 before submission to the Registrar.
8280 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 6/13/2018.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Rebekah E. Allen  / Enforcement Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive, Suite 402
Henrico, VA 23233
Email Address:
Phone: (804)367-2006    FAX: (804)527-4207    TDD: ()-