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Virginia Department of Health
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Virginia's Rules and Regulations Governing Cooperative Agreements [12 VAC 5 ‑ 221]
Guidance Documents
Chapter Information
Description The regulations address the review of applications for proposed cooperative agreements, the process by which applications for proposed cooperative agreements shall be approved or denied, post-approval monitoring and a fee schedule establishing the amount of the annual fee per cooperative agreement. The regulations contain provisions pertaining to definitions, a fee schedule, procedures for the Commissioner's request for information, the Commissioner's review, ongoing monitoring and annual reporting.
State Authority Chapter 741 of the 2015 Virginia Acts of Assembly
Federal Authority Not applicable
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 The regulations are intended to facilitate the review of applications for cooperative agreements, as well as the monitoring of approved cooperative agreements.

Contact Information
Name / Title: Robert Payne  / Director, Office of Licensure and Certification
Address: Virginia Department of Health
9960 Mayland Drive, Ste. 401
Richmond, VA 23233
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)367-2109    FAX: (804)527-4502    TDD: ()-
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Amend Regulation following 2024 Periodic Review -

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Amend regulations to conform to Chapter 371 of 2018
Action is Exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 11/14/2018.
Promulgate Regulations Governing Cooperative Agreements Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 10/20/2017.

Periodic Reviews
Last Activity Status
4/2/2024 Agency Completed Amend