Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Education
State Board of Education
Licensure Regulations for School Personnel [8 VAC 20 ‑ 23]
Fast-Track Revisions to the Licensure Regulations for School Personnel to Comport with Legislation
Action 5387
General Information
Action Summary This regulatory action is to amend the Licensure Regulations for School Personnel to comport with Virginia General Assembly legislation in the 2017, 2018, and 2019 sessions related to licensure. The Licensure Regulations for School Personnel (8 VAC20-22) were repealed, and revised regulations (8 VAC20-23) became effective August 23, 2018. The regulatory process for the revised regulations needed to conclude before additional amendments were to be submitted. Revisions from the General Assembly sessions have been consolidated to streamline the Administrative Process Act.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [006180]
Associated Mandates
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
8762 Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 04/15/2021.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Mrs. Maggie Clemmons  / Director of Licensure & School Leadership
Address: 101 N. 14th Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Phone: (804)371-2471    FAX: ()-    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.