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Board of Medicine


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Regulations Governing the Practice of Licensed Midwives [18 VAC 85 ‑ 130]
Guidance Documents
Chapter Information
Description Sets the qualifications for licensure, fees, requirements for renewal or reinstatement, disclosures and standards for ethical practice.
State Authority 54.1-2400 and and 54.1-2957.9
Federal Authority None entered
Exempt from APA No, changes to this chapter are subject to the Administrative Process Act and the standard executive branch review process.
Text of Regulation Link to Virginia Administrative Code
Goals of Regulation None entered
Meetings See all meetings (9) relating to this chapter.

Contact Information
Name / Title: William L. Harp, M.D.  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23233
Email Address: william.harp@dhp.virginia.gov
Telephone: (804)367-4558    FAX: (804)527-4429    TDD: ()-
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Renewal fee reduction
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 10/02/2019.

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Electronic renewal notices Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 03/22/2019.
Practical experience under supervision Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 09/20/2018.
Renewal fee reduction
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 12/27/2017.
One-time reduction in renewal fees
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 09/25/2013.
Disclosure requirements for high-risk pregnancies Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 12/18/2013.
Change of address
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 08/19/2009.
Reduction of reinstatement fee
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 04/16/2008.
Initial regulations Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 02/21/2007.

Withdrawn Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
CH 0020 Forms revision
Forms revision
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage withdrawn on 12/16/2011 before submission to the Registrar.
Midwifery care for women with high-risk pregnancies NOIRA Stage withdrawn on 10/24/2008 before the Secretary's office completed its review.

Past Periodic Reviews
Date Filed Status
4/30/2018 Retain As Is
10/16/2012 Retain As Is