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Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
State Board of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
Rules and Regulations For Licensing Providers by the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services [12 VAC 35 ‑ 105]
Adding 'Licensed Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse Practitioner' to the ...
Action 5090 / Stage 8340
Fast-Track Stage  
red ball Proposed Text 12/20/2018  10:08 am  
pdf Agency Statement 7/16/2018   (modified 12/14/2018)    
pdf Attorney General Certification 8/15/2018    
pdf DPB Economic Impact Analysis 9/20/2018    
pdf Agency Response to EIA 12/12/2018    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 12/12/2018   

Exempt from APA No, this stage/action is subject to article 2 of the Administrative Process Act and the standard executive branch review process.
Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 7/16/2018
Review Completed: 8/15/2018
Result: Certified
DPB Review Submitted on 8/15/2018
Review Completed: 9/20/2018
DPB's policy memo is "Governor's Confidential Working Papers"
Secretary Review Secretary of Health and Human Resources Review Completed: 10/24/2018
Governor's Review Review Completed: 12/12/2018
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 12/12/2018
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 1/7/2019    Volume: 35  Issue: 10
Comment Period Ended 2/6/2019
Effective Date 2/21/2019
Contact Information
Name / Title: Emily Bowles  / Legal Coordinator, Office of Licensing
Address: 1220 Bank Street
P.O. Box 1797
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)225-3281    FAX: (804)692-0066    TDD: (804)371-8977
This person is the primary contact for this chapter.

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Action 5090:
Adding 'Licensed Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse Practitioner' to the Definition of LMHP
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
Fast-Track   (8340) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 2/21/2019.
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