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Air Pollution Control Board
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General Definitions
 
 
 Closes: 7/15/19
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Regulation for Emissions Trading
Action: Reduce and Cap Carbon Dioxide from Fossil Fuel Fired Electric Power Generating Facilities (Rev. C17)
Stage: Final
 
 Closes: 6/26/19
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Board for Architects, Professional Engineers, Land Surveyors, Certified Interior Designers, and Landscape Architects
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Public Participation Guidelines
APELSCIDLA Board Public Participation Guidelines Periodic Review
 
 
 Closes: 7/15/19
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Board for Architects, Professional Engineers, Land Surveyors, Certified Interior Designers, and Landscape Architects Regulations
APELSCIDLA Board Regulations Periodic Review
 
 
 Closes: 7/15/19
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Board for Barbers and Cosmetology
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Public Participation Guidelines
Board for Barbers and Cosmetology Public Participation Guidelines Periodic Review
 
 
 Closes: 7/15/19
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Board for Barbers and Cosmetology Rules and Regulations
Board for Barbers and Cosmetology Rules and Regulations Periodic Review
 
 
 Closes: 7/15/19
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Board for Barbers and Cosmetology Tattooing Regulations
Board for Barbers and Cosmetology Tattooing Regulations Periodic Review
 
 
 Closes: 7/15/19
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Board for Barbers and Cosmetology Tattooing Regulations
Board for Barbers and Cosmetology Tattooing Regulations Periodic Review
 
 
 Closes: 7/15/19
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Board for Barbers and Cosmetology Body-Piercing Regulations
Board for Barbers and Cosmetology Body-Piercing Regulations Periodic Review
 
 
 Closes: 7/15/19
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Board for Barbers and Cosmetology Esthetics Regulations
Board for Barbers and Cosmetology Esthetics Regulations Periodic Review
 
 
 Closes: 7/15/19
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Board for Contractors
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Board for Contractors Regulations
Action: Addition of Miscellaneous Specialty
Stage: Final
 
 Closes: 7/10/19
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Board for Hearing Aid Specialists and Opticians
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Public Participation Guidelines
Board for Hearing Aid Specialists and Opticians Public Participation Guidelines Periodic Review
 
 
 Closes: 7/15/19
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Board for Hearing Aid Specialists Regulations
Board for Hearing Aid Specialists Regulations Periodic Review
 
 
 Closes: 7/15/19
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Opticians Regulations
Opticians Regulations Periodic Review
 
 
 Closes: 7/15/19
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Board for Professional Soil Scientists, Wetland Professionals, and Geologists
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Wetland Delineators Certification Regulations
Action: Prohibition on using the work of another without written consent
Stage: Fast-Track
 
 Closes: 7/10/19
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Last comment: 6/11/19 3:08 pm
 
Board of Counseling
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Professional Counseling
Qualifications for supervisors of residents
 
 
 Closes: 7/9/19
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Last comment: 6/19/19 6:36 pm
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Professional Counseling
Allowing counselors with doctoral degrees to supervise with less than two years of experience
 
 
 Closes: 7/23/19
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Board of Dentistry
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Dentistry
Requirements for doctor/patient relationship and use of digital scans
 
 
 Closes: 7/23/19
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Board of Funeral Directors and Embalmers
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Regulations of the Board of Funeral Directors and Embalmers
Action: Results of periodic review
Stage: Notice of Intended Regulatory Action
 
 Closes: 6/26/19
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Regulations for Preneed Funeral Planning
Action: Periodic review 2018
Stage: Notice of Intended Regulatory Action
 
 Closes: 6/26/19
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Regulations for the Funeral Service Intern Program
Action: Reduction in hours for funeral internships
Stage: Notice of Intended Regulatory Action
 
 Closes: 7/10/19
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Last comment: 6/13/19 9:43 am
 
Board of Historic Resources
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Public Participation Guidelines
Action: Conforming to Code
Stage: Fast-Track
 
 Closes: 7/10/19
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Board of Housing and Community Development
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Virginia Certification Standards
Action: Review and Update of the Virginia Certification Standards
Stage: Notice of Intended Regulatory Action
 
 Closes: 6/26/19
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Virginia Uniform Statewide Building Code
Action: Emergency Cooling Regulations
Stage: Emergency/NOIRA
 
 Closes: 7/10/19
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Virginia Manufactured Home Safety Regulations
Action: Review and Update of the Virginia Manufactured Home Safety Regulations
Stage: Notice of Intended Regulatory Action
 
 Closes: 6/26/19
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Board of Long-Term Care Administrators
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Assisted Living Facility Administrators
Changes to AIT requirements
 
 
 Closes: 7/9/19
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Board of Medical Assistance Services
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Prior Public Notice: 2019 Reimbursement Changes
Prior Public Notice: 2019 Reimbursement Changes
 
 
 Closes: 6/30/19
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Amount, Duration and Scope of Selected Services
Action: Amendments to Marketing Regulations
Stage: Fast-Track
 
 Closes: 7/24/19
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Family Access to Medical Insurance Security (FAMIS)Plan
Action: FAMIS and FAMIS MOMS Periodic Review
Stage: Final
 
 Closes: 6/26/19
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Board of Medicine
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Licensed Acupuncturists
Action: Result of periodic review
Stage: Fast-Track
 
 Closes: 7/24/19
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Regulations Governing the Licensure of Athletic Trainers
Action: Result of periodic review
Stage: Fast-Track
 
 Closes: 7/24/19
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Board of Nursing
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Regulations Governing Certified Nurse Aides
Action: Result of Periodic Review
Stage: Fast-Track
 
 Closes: 6/26/19
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Regulations for Prescriptive Authority for Nurse Practitioners
Action: Prescribing of opioids
Stage: Final
 
 Closes: 7/10/19
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Regulations Governing the Registration of Medication Aides
Action: Result of Periodic Review
Stage: Fast-Track
 
 Closes: 6/26/19
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Board of Optometry
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Regulations of the Virginia Board of Optometry
Action: Inactive licenses
Stage: Proposed
 
 Closes: 8/23/19
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Board of Pharmacy
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Pharmacy
Action: Increase in fees
Stage: Proposed
 
 Closes: 7/26/19
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Pharmacy
Action: Requirement for applicants and licensees to have an e-profile ID number
Stage: Final
 
 Closes: 6/26/19
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Pharmacy
Action: Amending definition of "cold"
Stage: Fast-Track
 
 Closes: 7/10/19
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Board of Physical Therapy
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Physical Therapy
Action: Practice of dry needling
Stage: Proposed
 
 Closes: 7/26/19
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Last comment: 6/21/19 4:41 pm
 
Board of Social Work
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Social Work
Action: BSW and LSW licensure
Stage: Fast-Track
 
 Closes: 7/24/19
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Social Work
Action: Reduction in CE requirement for supervisors
Stage: Fast-Track
 
 Closes: 7/24/19
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Cemetery Board
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Public Participation Guidelines
Cemetery Board Public Participation Guidelines Periodic Review
 
 
 Closes: 7/15/19
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Cemetery Board Regulations
Cemetery Board Regulations Periodic Review
 
 
 Closes: 7/15/19
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Commission on the Virginia Alcohol Safety Action Program
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VASAP Case Management Policy and Procedure Manual
Petition to Amend 24VAC35-30-150
 
 
 Closes: 12/6/19
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Ignition Interlock Regulations
Petition to Amend 24VAC35-60-50
 
 
 Closes: 6/28/19
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Last comment: 6/3/19 9:28 pm
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Ignition Interlock Regulations
Petition to Amend 24VAC35-60-70, F, 3
 
 
 Closes: 12/31/19
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Common Interest Community Board
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Condominium Regulations
Common Interest Community Board Condominium Regulations Period Review
 
 
 Closes: 7/1/19
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Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
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Spotted Lanternfly Quarantine
Spotted Lanternfly Quarantine
 
 
 Closes: 7/9/19
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Regulations Governing the Pesticide Fees Charged By the Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Action: Fee review
Stage: Final
 
 Closes: 7/10/19
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Department of Environmental Quality
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Small Solar Renewable Energy Projects Permit Regulation
Action: 2019 Amendments Solar PBR
Stage: Notice of Intended Regulatory Action
 
 Closes: 6/26/19
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Department of Historic Resources
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Public Participation Guidelines
Action: Conforming to Code
Stage: Fast-Track
 
 Closes: 7/10/19
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Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy
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Reclamation Regulations for Mineral Mining
Action: Amendments resulting from periodic review to clarify and codify longstanding agency policy
Stage: Fast-Track
 
 Closes: 7/10/19
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Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation
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Public Participation Guidelines
Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation Public Participation Guidelines Periodic Review
 
 
 Closes: 7/1/19
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Regulations Governing Polygraph Examiners
Action: Amend Renewal and Reinstatement Requirements
Stage: Notice of Intended Regulatory Action
 
 Closes: 7/10/19
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Fair Housing Board
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Public Participation Guidelines
Fair Housing Board Public Participation Guidelines Periodic Review
 
 
 Closes: 7/15/19
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Fair Housing Board Certification Regulations
Fair Housing Board Certification Regulations Periodic Review
 
 
 Closes: 7/15/19
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Manufactured Housing Board
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Manufactured Housing Licensing and Transaction Recovery Fund Regulations
Action: Updating and clarifying the Virginia Manufactured Housing Licensing and Transaction Recovery Fund Regulations
Stage: Final
 
 Closes: 6/26/19
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Office of the State Inspector General
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Fraud and Abuse Whistle Blower Reward Fund Regulation [under development]
Action: Promulgate new regulation concerning Fraud and Abuse Whistle Blower Reward Fund
Stage: Final
 
 Closes: 6/26/19
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State Board of Elections
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Campaign Finance And Political Advertisements
Action: Definition of Express Advocacy
Stage: Proposed
 
 Closes: 8/9/19
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State Board of Health
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Regulations Governing Virginia Newborn Screening Services
Action: Amend Regulations to add SMA and X-ALD to the Virginia Newborn Screening System
Stage: Notice of Intended Regulatory Action
 
 Closes: 6/27/19
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Last comment: 6/25/19 9:50 am
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Rules and Regulations Governing Health Data Reporting
Periodic Review - Rules and Regulations Governing Data Reporting
 
 
 Closes: 8/8/19
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Regulations for Licensure of Abortion Facilities
Action: Amend the Regulation after Assessment and Receipt of Public Comment
Stage: Notice of Intended Regulatory Action
 
 Closes: 7/10/19
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Last comment: 6/24/19 7:54 pm
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Regulations for Alternative Onsite Sewage Systems
Action: Amend Regulations Following Periodic Review
Stage: Notice of Intended Regulatory Action
 
 Closes: 6/28/19
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Last comment: 6/7/19 8:21 am
 
State Board of Social Services
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Virginia Energy Assistance Program - Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)
 
 
 Closes: 7/1/19
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Eligibility for Direct Social Services
 
 
 Closes: 7/1/19
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Community Services Block Grant Program
 
 
 Closes: 7/1/19
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State Water Control Board
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Water Quality Standards
Action: Triennial Review Remaining Issues - BACH (Bacteria, Ammonia, Cadmium and Human Health Criteria)
Stage: Final
 
 Closes: 7/24/19
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Water Resources Policy
Periodic review and small business impact review of 9VAC25-390, Water Resources Policy
 
 
 Closes: 7/15/19
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Treasury Board
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Public Participation Guidelines
Public Participation Guidelines
 
 
 Closes: 7/2/19
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Virginia Alcoholic Beverage Control Board of Directors
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Retail Operations
Action: Happy Hour Advertising
Stage: Proposed
 
 Closes: 8/11/19
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Virginia Board for Asbestos, Lead, and Home Inspectors
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Public Participation Guidelines
Board for Asbestos, Lead, and Home Inspectors Public Participation Guidelines Periodic Review
 
 
 Closes: 7/1/19
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Virginia Asbestos Licensing Regulations
Action: Update regulations for asbestos labs and project monitors
Stage: Final
 
 Closes: 6/26/19
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Virginia Asbestos Licensing Regulations
Board for Asbestos, Lead, and Home Inspectors Asbestos Licensing Regulations Periodic Review
 
 
 Closes: 7/1/19
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Virginia Lead-Based Paint Activities Regulations
Board for Asbestos, Lead, and Home Inspectors Lead-Based Paint Activities Regulations Periodic Review
 
 
 Closes: 7/1/19
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Home Inspector Licensing Regulations
Board for Asbestos, Lead, and Home Inspectors Home Inspector Licensing Regulations Periodic Review
 
 
 Closes: 7/1/19
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Virginia Waste Management Board
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Solid Waste Management Regulations
 
 
 Closes: 7/1/19
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Regulated Medical Waste Management Regulations
Action: Amendment 3
Stage: Notice of Intended Regulatory Action
 
 Closes: 6/26/19
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Last comment: 6/25/19 5:13 pm