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Department of Health Professions
Board of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
Regulations Governing the Practice of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology [18 VAC 30 ‑ 21]
Promulgate Chapter 21 & repeal existing Chapter 20; reduction in number of CE ...
Action 3446 / Stage 7456
Final Stage  
red ball Final Text 6/28/2016  11:44 am  
pdf Agency Background Document 3/4/2016    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 6/17/2016   

Changes to Text Changes have been made to the text since the proposed stage was last published in the Register.
DPB Review
Submitted on 3/4/2016
Review Completed: 3/18/2016
Secretary Review Secretary of Health and Human Resources Review Completed: 5/19/2016
Governor's Review Governor Review Completed: 6/17/2016
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 6/18/2016
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 7/11/2016    Volume: 32  Issue: 23
Comment Period Ended 8/10/2016
Effective Date 8/10/2016
Contact Information
Name / Title: Kelli Moss  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Henrico, VA 23233
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)597-4132    FAX: (804)939-5238    TDD: ()-
This person is the primary contact for this board.


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Action 3446:
Promulgate Chapter 21 & repeal existing Chapter 20; reduction in number of CE hours
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
NOIRA   (5820) Stage complete. Comment period ended 05/11/2011.
Proposed   (5954) Stage withdrawn on 04/12/2013 before the Secretary's office completed its review.
Proposed   (6775) Stage complete. Comment period ended 01/15/2016.
Final   (7456) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 08/10/2016.
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