Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Virginia Department of Health
State Board of Health
Regulations for the Licensure of Hospices [12 VAC 5 ‑ 391]
Amend Regulation Following Periodic Review
Action 5455 / Stage 8861
Fast-Track Stage  
red ball Proposed Text 2/25/2021  8:16 am  
pdf Agency Background Document 12/20/2019   (modified 11/5/2020)    
pdf Attorney General Certification 3/4/2020    
pdf DPB Economic Impact Analysis 4/20/2020    
pdf Agency Response to EIA 2/2/2021    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 1/30/2021   

Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 12/23/2019
Review Completed: 3/4/2020
Result: Certified
DPB Review
Submitted on 3/13/2020
Review Completed: 4/21/2020
Secretary Review Secretary of Health and Human Resources Review Completed: 10/11/2020
Governor's Review Governor Review Completed: 1/30/2021
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 2/2/2021
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 3/1/2021    Volume: 37  Issue: 14
Comment Period Ended 3/31/2021
Effective Date 4/15/2021
Contact Information
Name / Title: Rebekah E. Allen  / Sr. Policy Analyst
Address: Virginia Department of Health
9960 Mayland Drive, Ste. 401
Richmond, VA 23233
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)367-2102    FAX: (804)527-4502    TDD: ()-
This person is the primary contact for this chapter.


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Action 5455:
Amend Regulation Following Periodic Review
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
Fast-Track   (8861) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 04/15/2021.
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