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Showing: 52 actions/stages approved by the Governor in the last 90 days for all agencies and boards.
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Board Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services
Chapter Action / Stage Information
Adult Protective Services
[22 VAC 30 ‑ 100]
Action: Revise Adult Protective Services Regulations
Stage: Proposed
Adult Services Standards [under development]
[22 VAC 30 ‑ 130]
Action: Establish Adult Services Standards
Stage: Proposed
Board Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Chapter Action / Stage Information
Standards for Classification of Real Estate as Devoted to Agricultural Use and to Horticultural Use Under the Virginia Land Use Assessment Law
[2 VAC 5 ‑ 20]
Action: Amendments to reflect regulatory changes required pursuant to Chapter 504 of the 2018 Acts of Assembly; general review of this regulation
Stage: Proposed
Board Virginia Alcoholic Beverage Control Board of Directors
Chapter Action / Stage Information
Retail Operations
[3 VAC 5 ‑ 50]
Action: Confectionery License
Stage: Proposed
Board Board of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
Chapter Action / Stage Information
Regulations Governing the Practice of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
[18 VAC 30 ‑ 21]
Action: Additional CE provider
Stage: Fast-Track
Regulations Governing the Practice of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
[18 VAC 30 ‑ 21]
Action: Licernsure by endorsement
Stage: Fast-Track
Board Board for Barbers and Cosmetology
Chapter Action / Stage Information
Board for Barbers and Cosmetology Rules and Regulations
[18 VAC 41 ‑ 20]
Action: Update of disinfectant terminology
Stage: Fast-Track
Board for Barbers and Cosmetology Rules and Regulations
[18 VAC 41 ‑ 20]
Action: Reduction in License Display Requirements
Stage: Fast-Track
Board State Board of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
Chapter Action / Stage Information
Rules and Regulations For Licensing Providers by the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
[12 VAC 35 ‑ 105]
Action: Allowing a grace period for documentation of ISPs
Stage: Proposed
Regulations to Assure the Protection of Participants in Human Research
[12 VAC 35 ‑ 180]
Action: Amend Regulations Following Periodic Review
Stage: Fast-Track
Certified Recovery Residences [under development]
[12 VAC 35 ‑ 270]
Action: Establishes certification of recovery residences
Stage: Fast-Track
Board Board of Counseling
Chapter Action / Stage Information
Regulations Governing the Practice of Professional Counseling
[18 VAC 115 ‑ 20]
Action: Resident license
Stage: Emergency/NOIRA
Regulations Governing the Practice of Professional Counseling
[18 VAC 115 ‑ 20]
Action: Credential review for foreign graduates
Stage: Final
Regulations Governing the Certification of Substance Abuse Counselors
[18 VAC 115 ‑ 30]
Action: Updating and clarifying regulations
Stage: Final
Board Board of Dentistry
Chapter Action / Stage Information
Regulations Governing the Practice of Dentistry
[18 VAC 60 ‑ 21]
Action: Waiver for e-prescribing
Stage: Emergency/NOIRA
Regulations Governing the Practice of Dental Assistants
[18 VAC 60 ‑ 30]
Action: Education and training for dental assistants II
Stage: Proposed
Board State Board of Education
Chapter Action / Stage Information
Regulations Establishing Standards for Accrediting Public Schools in Virginia
[8 VAC 20 ‑ 131]
Action: Amendments to permit students entering the ninth grade prior to the 2018-19 school year to be awarded locally-awarded verified credit in English and mathematics when certain Board of Education-established criteria are met.
Stage: Fast-Track
Regulations Governing the Review and Approval of Education Programs in Virginia
[8 VAC 20 ‑ 543]
Action: Establish Dual Language and Economics and Personal Finance Endorsements in the Regulations Governing the Review and Approval of Education Programs in Virginia
Stage: NOIRA
Board Board of Funeral Directors and Embalmers
Chapter Action / Stage Information
Regulations of the Board of Funeral Directors and Embalmers
[18 VAC 65 ‑ 20]
Action: Results of periodic review
Stage: Proposed
Regulations of the Board of Funeral Directors and Embalmers
[18 VAC 65 ‑ 20]
Action: Handling fee
Stage: Fast-Track
Regulations for Preneed Funeral Planning
[18 VAC 65 ‑ 30]
Action: Periodic review 2018
Stage: Proposed
Board Department of General Services
Chapter Action / Stage Information
Regulations Governing the Certification of Commercial Environmental Laboratories
[1 VAC 30 ‑ 46]
Action: Revise 1VAC30-46 to meet 2016 TNI Standards and Update Requirements in 1VAC30-45 and 1VAC30-46
Stage: NOIRA
Board Board for Hearing Aid Specialists and Opticians
Chapter Action / Stage Information
Board for Hearing Aid Specialists Regulations
[18 VAC 80 ‑ 20]
Action: HAS Fee Adjustment 2019
Stage: NOIRA
Board Board of Long-Term Care Administrators
Chapter Action / Stage Information
Regulations Governing the Practice of Nursing Home Administrators
[18 VAC 95 ‑ 20]
Action: Handling fee
Stage: Fast-Track
Board Board of Medical Assistance Services
Chapter Action / Stage Information
Amount, Duration, and Scope of Medical and Remedial Care and Services
[12 VAC 30 ‑ 50]
Action: Clarifications for Durable Medical Equipment and Supplies
Stage: Final
Standards Established and Methods Used to Assure High Quality Care
[12 VAC 30 ‑ 60]
Action: Electronic Visit Verification
Stage: Proposed
Standards Established and Methods Used to Assure High Quality Care
[12 VAC 30 ‑ 60]
Action: ARTS Updates
Stage: Fast-Track
Methods and Standards for Establishing Payment Rates; in-Patient Hospital Care
[12 VAC 30 ‑ 70]
Action: 2018 Institutional Provider Reimbursement Updates - Fast Track
Stage: Fast-Track
Board Board of Medicine
Chapter Action / Stage Information
Regulations Governing the Practice of Medicine, Osteopathic Medicine, Podiatry, and Chiropractic
[18 VAC 85 ‑ 20]
Action: Handling fee
Stage: Fast-Track
Board Board of Nursing
Chapter Action / Stage Information
Regulations Governing the Practice of Nursing
[18 VAC 90 ‑ 19]
Action: Handling fee for returned checks
Stage: Fast-Track
Regulations Governing the Practice of Nursing
[18 VAC 90 ‑ 19]
Action: Registration of clinical nurse specialists
Stage: Proposed
Regulations Governing Nursing Education Programs
[18 VAC 90 ‑ 27]
Action: Use of simulation
Stage: NOIRA
Regulations Governing the Licensure of Nurse Practitioners
[18 VAC 90 ‑ 30]
Action: Handling fee
Stage: Fast-Track
Regulations for Prescriptive Authority for Nurse Practitioners
[18 VAC 90 ‑ 40]
Action: Waiver for electronic prescribing
Stage: Emergency/NOIRA
Regulations for Prescriptive Authority for Nurse Practitioners
[18 VAC 90 ‑ 40]
Action: Elimination of separate license for prescriptive authority
Stage: Final
Board Board of Optometry
Chapter Action / Stage Information
Regulations of the Virginia Board of Optometry
[18 VAC 105 ‑ 20]
Action: Inactive licenses
Stage: Final
Regulations of the Virginia Board of Optometry
[18 VAC 105 ‑ 20]
Action: Handling fee
Stage: Fast-Track
Board Board of Pharmacy
Chapter Action / Stage Information
Regulations Governing the Practice of Pharmacy
[18 VAC 110 ‑ 20]
Action: Delivery of dispensed prescriptions; labeling
Stage: Proposed
Regulations Governing Pharmaceutical Processors
[18 VAC 110 ‑ 60]
Action: Registered agents and wholesale distribution
Stage: Emergency/NOIRA
Board Board of Physical Therapy
Chapter Action / Stage Information
Regulations Governing the Practice of Physical Therapy
[18 VAC 112 ‑ 20]
Action: Periodic review
Stage: Proposed
Regulations Governing the Practice of Physical Therapy
[18 VAC 112 ‑ 20]
Action: Handling fee for returned check
Stage: Fast-Track
Board Board of Psychology
Chapter Action / Stage Information
Regulations Governing the Practice of Psychology
[18 VAC 125 ‑ 20]
Action: Result of Periodic Review
Stage: Proposed
Regulations Governing the Practice of Psychology
[18 VAC 125 ‑ 20]
Action: Handling fee
Stage: Fast-Track
Board State Board of Social Services
Chapter Action / Stage Information
Minimum Standards for Licensed Private Child-Placing Agencies
[22 VAC 40 ‑ 131]
Action: Amend Standards for Licensed Child-Placing Agencies
Stage: NOIRA
Standards for Licensed Children's Residential Faciliites
[22 VAC 40 ‑ 151]
Action: Amend Standards for Licensed Children’s Residential Facilities
Stage: NOIRA
Permanency Services - Prevention, Foster Care, Adoption, and Independent Living
[22 VAC 40 ‑ 201]
Action: Amend Permanency Regulation 2019
Stage: NOIRA
Board Board of Social Work
Chapter Action / Stage Information
Regulations Governing the Practice of Social Work
[18 VAC 140 ‑ 20]
Action: Change in returned check fee
Stage: Fast-Track
Regulations Governing the Practice of Social Work
[18 VAC 140 ‑ 20]
Action: Reduction in fees and elimination of supervised experience requirement for LBSW
Stage: Fast-Track
Board State Board of Elections
Chapter Action / Stage Information
Campaign Finance And Political Advertisements
[1 VAC 20 ‑ 90]
Action: Repeal 1 VAC 20-90-20
Stage: Fast-Track
Board Board of Veterinary Medicine
Chapter Action / Stage Information
Regulations Governing the Practice of Veterinary Medicine
[18 VAC 150 ‑ 20]
Action: Handling fee
Stage: Fast-Track
Board Commission on the Virginia Alcohol Safety Action Program
Chapter Action / Stage Information
Ignition Interlock Regulations
[24 VAC 35 ‑ 60]
Action: Amendments to Virginia's Ignition Interlock Regulations regarding GPS installation
Stage: NOIRA
Board State Water Control Board
Chapter Action / Stage Information
Water Quality Management Planning Regulation
[9 VAC 25 ‑ 720]
Action: Amend Existing WQMP Regulation - nutrient allocations
Stage: NOIRA
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