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Petition 321
Petition Information
Petition Title Waiver of examination for licensure as a substance abuse treatment practitioner for LCSWs
Date Filed 4/20/2020    [Transmittal Sheet]
Petitioner James Christmas 
Petitioner's Request

To amend section 50 to allow persons who are licensed as clinical social workers to be licensed as substance abuse treatment practitioners without examination.

Agency's Plan

The petition will be published in the Register of Regulations with a comment period from May 11, 2020 to June 10, 2020. All comments will be considered by the Board at it next meeting, scheduled for August 21, 2020.

Comment Period Ended 6/10/2020
Agency Decision Pending    

Contact Information
Name / Title: Jaime Hoyle  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Richmond, 23233
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