Agencies | Governor
Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Agency
Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation
Board
Virginia Board for Asbestos, Lead, and Home Inspectors
chapter
Home Inspector Licensing Regulations [18 VAC 15 ‑ 40]
Action:
SB 607 Amendment
 
General Information
Action Summary The Virginia Board for Asbestos, Lead, and Home Inspectors (“the Board”) intends to amend the Home Inspector Licensing Regulations to comply with the requirements of Chapter 398 of the 2022 Acts of Assembly (SB 607). The legislation requires the Board to “…update the regulations in 18VAC15-40-130 to require that a home inspection and the report on its findings include a determination of whether the home's smoke detectors are in ‘good working order,’ as defined by the Board.”
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA No, this action is subject to Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act.
RIS Project No project yet assigned to this action
Associated Mandates Update Home Inspector Regulations pertaining to Smoke Detectors
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
 
Stages
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
9694 NOIRA Governor's office review in progress.
 
Contact Information
Name / Title: Trisha L. Lindsey  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive, Suite 400
Richmond, VA 23233
Email Address: alhi@dpor.virginia.gov
Phone: (804)367-8595    FAX: (866)350-5354    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.