Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Social Work
Regulations Governing the Practice of Social Work [18 VAC 140 ‑ 20]
Periodic review
Action 1034
General Information
Action Summary The Board is recommending that current regulation be amended for consistency purposes. The Board plans to review its dual relationship standards and adopt language that will allow for more equitable disciplinary action among the behavorial science boards.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project No project yet assigned to this action
Result of Prior Periodic Review Filed 9/1/2001
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
1694 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 07/17/2002.
1980 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 04/11/2003.
2199 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 01/28/2004.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Jaime Hoyle  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23233-1463
Email Address:
Phone: (804)367-4406    FAX: (804)527-4435    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.