Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation
Board for Barbers and Cosmetology
Barbering and Cosmetology Regulations [18 VAC 41 ‑ 20]
Easing licensing requirements for grandfathered licensees failing to renew ...
Action 6199 / Stage 9946
Fast-Track Stage  
red ball Proposed Text 6/14/2023  7:00 am  
pdf Agency Background Document 3/23/2023   (modified 5/30/2023)    
pdf ORM Economic Review Form 3/23/2023   (modified 12/6/2023)    
pdf Attorney General Certification 3/23/2023    
pdf DPB Economic Impact Analysis 5/12/2023    
pdf Agency Response to EIA 5/17/2023    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 5/23/2023   

Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 3/23/2023
Review Completed: 3/23/2023
Result: Certified
DPB Review
Submitted on 4/4/2023
Review Completed: 5/12/2023
Secretary Review Secretary of Labor Review Completed: 5/15/2023
Governor's Review
ORM Review Completed: 5/23/2023
Governor Review Completed: 5/23/2023
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 5/30/2023
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 6/19/2023    Volume: 39  Issue: 22
Comment Period Ended 7/19/2023
Effective Date 10/1/2023
Contact Information
Name / Title: Kelley Smith  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 400
Richmond, VA 23233
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)367-8590    FAX: (866)245-9693    TDD: ()-
This person is the primary contact for this board.


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Action 6199:
Easing licensing requirements for grandfathered licensees failing to renew licensure
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
Fast-Track   (9946) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 10/01/2023.
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