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Agency
Department of Health Professions
Board
Board of Counseling
chapter
Regulations Governing the Registration of Peer Recovery Specialists [18 VAC 115 ‑ 70]
Action:
Initial regulations for registration
 
General Information
Action Summary Regulations for registration of peer recovery specialists are being promulgated pursuant to a mandate of Chapters 418 and 426 of the 2017 Acts of the Assembly.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA No, this action is subject to Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act.
RIS Project Yes  [005240]
Associated Mandates Registration of peer recovery specialists and qualified mental health professionals
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
8033 Emergency/NOIRA Stage complete. Emergency regulation was set to expire on 06/17/2019 and was extended until 12/17/2019.
8296 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 04/05/2019.
8649 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 11/13/2019.
 
Contact Information
Name / Title: Jaime Hoyle  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23233
Email Address: jaime.hoyle@dhp.virginia.gov
Phone: (804)367-4406    FAX: (804)527-4435    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this board.