12/6/2022 8:24 am
Date / Time filed with the Register of Regulations
VA.R. Document Number: R____-______
Virginia Register Publication Information

Transmittal Sheet: Response to Petition for Rulemaking
Initial Agency Notice
Agency Decision
Promulgating Board: Board of Dentistry
Regulatory Coordinator: Erin Barrett


Agency Contact: Jamie Sacksteder

Executive Director


Contact Address: Department of Health Professions

9960 Mayland Drive

Suite 300

Henrico, VA 23233
Chapter Affected:
18 vac 60 - 21: Regulations Governing the Practice of Dentistry
Statutory Authority: State: Chapters 24 and 27 of Title 54.1

Federal: None applicable
Date Petition Received 12/06/2022
Petitioner Suzanne Williams
 Petitioner's Request
The petition requests that the Board amend 18VAC60-21-250(C)(8) to include Pacific Medical Training as an approved continuing education sponsor for the topics required in 18VAC60-21-250(B). 
 Agency Plan
The petition for rulemaking will be published in the Virginia Register of Regulations on January 2, 2023. The petition will also be published on the Virginia Regulatory Town Hall at www.townhall.virginia.gov to receive public comment, which will open on January 2, 2023 and will close on February 1, 2023. The Board will consider the petition and all comments in support or opposition at the next meeting after the close of public comment, currently scheduled for March 3, 2023. The petitioner will be notified of the Board's decision after that meeting.
Publication Date 01/02/2023  (comment period will also begin on this date)
Comment End Date 02/01/2023