Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation
Real Estate Board
Virginia Real Estate Board Licensing Regulations [18 VAC 135 ‑ 20]
Action is Exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act
Amendments to reflect Chapter 1014 (2020)
Action 5568
General Information
Action Summary During its 2020 session, the General Assembly enacted Chapter 1014 of the Acts of Assembly which amended § 54.1-2108.1.B.1 of the Code of Virginia effective July 1, 2020. The amendments conform the relevant regulation to the amended section of the Code of Virginia. The board is promulgating this regulatory action to conform the regulation to the law and there is no agency discretion pursuant to § 2.2-4006.A.4.a of the Code of Virginia.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This Action is exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act. The normal executive branch review process is not required. As such, it can be submitted directly for publication and is effective upon publication.
Exempt Citation: 2.2-4006.A.4.a
RIS Project Yes  [006458]
Associated Mandates Escrow deposits of rent payments received by real estate licensees
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
9022 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 10/01/2020.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Anika Coleman  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive, Suite 400
Suite 400
Richmond, VA 23233
Email Address:
Phone: (804)367-8552    FAX: (866)826-8863    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this board.