Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Health and Human Resources
Department of Health Professions
Board of Counseling
Petition 391
Petition Information
Petition Title Automatically approve continuing education providers for QMHPs if proof provided that continuing education provider is qualified to provide continuing education
Date Filed 7/3/2023    [Transmittal Sheet]
Petitioner Alesha R. Perkins 
Petitioner's Request

The petitioner requests that the Board of Counseling amend 18VAC115-80-80(C) to automatically approve an individual or business as a continuing education provider for QMHPs if the individual or business can provide proof that they are qualified to provide continuing education to QMHPs. 

Agency's Plan

The petition for rulemaking will be published in the Virginia Register of Regulations on July 31, 2023. The petition will also be published on the Virginia Regulatory Town Hall at to receive public comment, which will open on July 31, 2023 and close on August 30, 2023. The Board will consider the petition at its next meeting after the close of public comment, currently scheduled for October 27, 2023. The petitioner will be notified of the Board's decision after that meeting. 

Comment Period Ended 8/30/2023
Agency Decision Pending    

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