Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Medicine
Regulations Governing the Practice of Medicine, Osteopathic Medicine, Podiatry, and Chiropractic [18 VAC 85 ‑ 20]
Review 923
Periodic Review of this Chapter
Includes a Small Business Impact Review
Date Filed: 8/19/2008
Notice of Periodic Review
The Virginia Board Medicine conducting a periodic review of its current regulations governing doctors of medicine, osteopathic medicine, podiatry and chiropractic and is requesting comment on the following current regulations:

18VAC85-20-10 et seq., Regulations Governing the Practice of Medicine, Osteopathic Medicine, Podiatry and Chiropractic

The Board will consider whether the existing regulations are essential to protect the health, safety and welfare of the public in providing assurance that licensed practitioners are competent to practice. Alternatives to the current regulations or suggestions for clarification of the regulation will also be received and considered.
Publication of Notice in the Register and Public Comment Period
Published in the Virginia Register on 7/21/2008
Comment Period begins on the publication date and ended on 8/20/2008

Comments Received: 0

Review Result
Amend the regulation
TH-07 Periodic Review Report of Findings   (not yet submitted)
Action Implementing the Result
Action ID #2920: Periodic review
Attorney General Certification
Prior to early 2014, AG periodic review certifications were done off-line