Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Education
State Board of Education
Licensure Regulations for School Personnel [8 VAC 20 ‑ 22]    (Repealed)
Amend to Comply with House Bill 261 (2016) (National Guard)
Action 4727
General Information
Action Summary The 2016 General Assembly passed House Bill 261 that requires the Board of Education to provide for the issuance of a provisional license, valid for a period not to exceed three years, to any former member of the Armed Forces of the United States or the Virginia National Guard who has received an honorable discharge and has the appropriate level of experience or training but does not meet the requirements for a renewable license.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [004987]
Associated Mandates Provisional License for Veterans
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
7778 Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 07/31/2017.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Patty Pitts  / Ast. Superintendent for Teacher Education and Lice
Address: 101 N. 14th Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Phone: (804)371-2522    FAX: ()-    TDD: ()-