Agencies | Governor
Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Agency
Department of Health Professions
Board
Board of Medicine
chapter
Regulations Governing the Practice of Genetic Counselors [18 VAC 85 ‑ 170]
Action:
Temporary licensure
 
General Information
Action Summary The purpose of the proposed regulatory action is to clarify that if a person fails the licensure examination for genetic counseling, his active candidate status is terminated and he is no longer eligible for a temporary license. However, if an applicant passes the examination, he may continue to practice with his temporary license until his permanent license has been issued.
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  [005422]
Is Federal action a driving factor in this regulatory change? If so, please provide a specific reference to the law, regulation or court case.
no
Note This action is not intended to satisfy the requirement that an entire regulation be reviewed every 4 years.
 
Stages
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
8308 Fast-Track Governor's office review in progress.
 
Contact Information
Name / Title: William L. Harp, M.D.  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23233
Email Address: william.harp@dhp.virginia.gov
Phone: (804)367-4558    FAX: (804)527-4429    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this board.