Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Health and Human Resources
Department of Health Professions
Board of Psychology
Petition 390
Petition Information
Petition Title Allow licensure by endorsement with retired license in another jurisdiction
Date Filed 6/9/2023    [Transmittal Sheet]
Petitioner David Baker 
Petitioner's Request

The petitioner requests that the Board amend 18VAC125-20-42(6)(e) to allow evidence of documentation of a retired license to practice psychology in another jurisdiction as acceptable for an application for licensure by endorsement. 

Agency's Plan

The petition for rulemaking will be published in the Virginia Register of Regulations on July 3, 2023. The petition will also be published on the Virginia Regulatory Town Hall at to receive public comment, which will open on July 3, 2023 and will close on August 2, 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 September 19, 2023. The petitioner will be notified of the Board’s decision after that meeting. 

Comment Period Ended 8/2/2023
Agency Decision Initiate a regulatory change [Transmittal Sheet]    
Response Date 9/19/2023
Agency Decision Summary

The Board voted to review and amend 18VAC125-20-42 to include evidence of a retired license to support licensure by endorsement, and to reduce licensure by endorsement requirements in other parts of the regulation.

Associated regulatory action Amendments to licensure by endorsement
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Contact Information
Name / Title: Jaime Hoyle  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Henrico, 23233
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