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Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Nursing
Regulations Governing Nursing Education Programs [18 VAC 90 ‑ 27]
Accreditation of RN Education programs
Action 4570 / Stage 8138
Final Stage  
red ball Final Text 12/21/2017  11:49 am  
pdf Agency Statement 11/22/2017    
red ball Governor's Approval Memo 12/19/2017   

Changes to Text No changes have been made to the text since the proposed stage was last published in the Register.
Exempt from APA No, this stage/action is subject to article 2 of the Administrative Process Act and the standard executive branch review process.
DPB Review Submitted on 11/22/2017
Review Completed: 11/29/2017
DPB's policy memo is "Governor's Confidential Working Papers"
Secretary Review Secretary of Health and Human Resources Review Completed: 12/6/2017
Governor's Review Review Completed: 12/19/2017
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 12/19/2017
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 1/8/2018    Volume: 34  Issue: 10
Comment Period Ended 2/7/2018
Effective Date 2/7/2018
Contact Information
Name / Title: Jay P. Douglas, R.N.  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23233
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)367-4520    FAX: (804)527-4455    TDD: ()-
This person is the primary contact for this board.

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Action 4570:
Accreditation of RN Education programs
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
NOIRA   (7573) Stage complete. Comment period ended 11/16/2016.
Proposed   (7860) Stage complete. Comment period ended 9/22/2017.
Final   (8138) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 2/7/2018.
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