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Board of Accountancy Regulations [18 VAC 5 ‑ 22]
Amend Regulations Following Periodic Review
General Information
Action Summary The Virginia Board of Accountancy has not made significant revisions to 18VAC5-22 since their adoption in 2010. The regulations establish the necessary requirements to assure continued competency, to prevent deceptive or misleading practices by licensees, and to enforce Chapter 44 of Title 54.1. On September 25, 2018, the VBOA began a periodic review of the regulations and concluded that amendments were needed. The intent of this planned regulatory action is to explore amendments to the regulations, in order to ensure the regulations (i) are protective of public health, safety, and welfare; (ii) address changes in statutes, and professional standards; and (iii) clarify and codify longstanding agency policies.
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  [005755]
Result of Periodic Review Dated 9/25/2018
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
8464 NOIRA Governor's office review in progress.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Rebekah E. Allen  / Information and Policy Advisor
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive, Suite 402
Richmond, VA 23233
Email Address:
Phone: (804)367-2006    FAX: (804)527-4409    TDD: (804)367-9753

This person is the primary contact for this agency.