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Virginia Workers' Compensation Commission
Virginia Workers' Compensation Commission
Rules of the Virginia Workers' Compensation Commission [16 VAC 30 ‑ 50]
Guidance Documents
Chapter Information
Description Rules and regulations governing practice and procedure before the Virginia Workers' Compensation Commission.
State Authority 65.2-201 (A) of the Code of Virginia; Chapter 538 of the 2002 Acts of Assembly .
Federal Authority None
Exempt from APA No, changes to this chapter are subject to the Administrative Process Act.
Text of Regulation Link to Virginia Administrative Code
Goals of Regulation None entered
Meetings See all meetings (1) relating to this chapter.

Contact Information
Name / Title: Evelyn McGill  / Executive Director
Address: Virginia Workers' Compensation Commission
333 E. Franklin Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)205-3060    FAX: (804)823-6945    TDD: ()-
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Rules of the Virginia Workers’ Compensation Commission Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 01/04/2024.
Amendment to Rule 14 (16 VAC 30-50-150) Emergency/NOIRA Stage complete. Emergency regulation expired on 07/10/2017.
Promulgating Rules Governing Expedited Hearings Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 07/01/2003.

Withdrawn Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
CH 0050 Rule 4. Filing Documents, medical reports and charges Proposed Stage withdrawn on 08/26/2008 before the Governor's office completed its review.