Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Virginia Department of Health
State Board of Health
Sanitary Regulations for Hotels [12 VAC 5 ‑ 431]
Action is Exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act
Amend regulation as required by ยง 35.1-15.1. Required human trafficking training.
Action 5998
General Information
Action Summary This action will be used to conform to Ch 751 of the 2022 Acts of Assembly, requiring human trafficking training for hotel employees.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This Action is exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act, but falls within the Executive Branch and will be reviewed by the Governor's Office.
RIS Project Yes  [7128]
Associated Mandates Amend regulations to add in training component for hotel staff for human trafficking
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
9689 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 02/01/2023.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Briana Bill  / Program Manager, Tourist Establishments & General
Address: Virginia Dept of Health
109 Governor Street
Richmond, VA 23235
Email Address:
Phone: (805)584-6340    FAX: ()-    TDD: ()-