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Virginia Department of Health
State Board of Health
Regulations for Licensure of Abortion Facilities [12 VAC 5 ‑ 412]
Amend the Regulation after Assessment and Receipt of Public Comment
General Information
Action Summary This regulation governs the licensure of facilities that perform five or more first trimester abortions per month. This regulatory action seeks to assess all current regulation content and determine whether it should be amended or retained in its current form. This action may address comments received during the public comment period for this NOIRA and subsequent stages of this action, as well as comments received during the public hearing.
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  [005664]
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
8350 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 10/31/2018.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Ruthanne Risser  / Director, Acute Care Division
Address: Virginia Department of Health
9960 Mayland Drive, Ste. 401
Richmond, VA 23233
Email Address:
Phone: (804)367-2156    FAX: (804)527-4502    TDD: ()-