Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Medicine
Regulations Governing the Practice of Medicine, Osteopathic Medicine, Podiatry, and Chiropractic [18 VAC 85 ‑ 20]
Four-year degree for licensure in chiropractic
Action 2315
[Withdrawn 7/1/2008]
General Information
Action Summary Response to petition for rule-making to require a four-year degree from a college or university prior to chiropractic school.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [000712]
Associated Petitions for Rulemaking Bachelor's degree for chiropractic licensure
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
4057 NOIRA Stage withdrawn on 07/01/2008 after the comment period had ended.
4560 Proposed Stage withdrawn on 05/01/2008 before DPB completed its review.
Contact Information
Name / Title: William L. Harp, M.D.  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23233-1463
Email Address:
Phone: (804)367-4621    FAX: (804)527-4429    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.