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Accountancy, Board for
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Amendments to Public Participation Guidelines Chap 795 (2012)

Aging and Rehabilitative Services, Department for
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Reconsideration Chap 694 (2016) 4880 / Final
Human Research - Listing of Area Agencies on Aging Chap 728 (2020) 5515 / Final

Agriculture and Consumer Services, Department of
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Industrial Hemp Extract Intended for Human Consumption Chap 659 (2020), Chap 660 (2020)
Reporting the Acreage of Nonagricultural Land Receiving Certain Fertilizers Chap 413 (2020) 5577 / Final
Regulations Governing the Use of Grades, Trademarks, Brands, and Other Markings for Agricultural Products Chap 317 (2020)
Pet shop regulations Chap 1284 (2020)

Air Pollution Control Board
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Air Emissions Control - CAIR and CAMR Chap 867 (2006), Chap 920 (2006) 1809 / NOIRA
Permits and Variances for Stationary Sources, Locality Particularly Affected Chap 1110 (2020) 5613 / Final
Regulation for Hydroflourocarbons; Prohibitions Item 378 (2020)
Clean Economy Act - Carbon Dioxide Emissions from Certain Electricity Generating Units Reduction Chap 1193 (2020), Chap 1194 (2020)

Alcoholic Beverage Control Board
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Improving customer expectations and agency customer service Chap 412 (2015)
Limited distiller's license Chap 695 (2015)
Games of Skill Chap 1217 (2020), Chap 1277 (2020) 5525 / Emergency

Asbestos, Lead and Home Inspectors, Virginia Board for
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
EPA Renovation, Repair and Painting Program Chap 819 (2009) 3086 / Proposed

Behavioral Health and Developmental Services, State Board of
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Regulation of licensed providers; Board of BHDS to require disclosure of certain information. Chap 776 (2019) 5347 / Fast-Track

Cemetery Board
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Special interment requirements related to remains of cremated pets Chap 537 (2020) 5601 / Final

Charitable Gaming, Board of
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Texas Hold'em Poker Tournaments Chap 982 (2020)

Common Interest Community Board
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Technical amendments related to Title 55 revision and recodification Chap 592 (2020)
Technical amendments to the Virginia Real Estate Time-Share Act Chap 1011 (2020)

Conservation and Development of Public Beaches, Board on
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Public Beach Grant Regulations Chap 79 (2003), Chap 89 (2003), Chap 844 (2001), Chap 656 (1989)

Contractors, Board for
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Worker misclassification prohibited by Board for Contractors Chap 685 (2020)

Counseling, Board of
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Residents in counseling Chap 428 (2019) 5371 / Proposed
Definition of QMHP trainees Chap 101 (2019), Chap 217 (2019) 5444 / Fast-Track
Licensure of art therapists Chap 301 (2020)

Criminal Justice Services, Department of
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
2012 Legislation to Establish Minimum Training Standards for Juvenile Corrections Officers Chap 140 (2012)
Licensure of Private Security Services; Waiver of Certain Prohibitions Chap 561 (2016)
Detector canines and detector canine handlers; training and database Chap 535 (2020)

Dentistry, Board of
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Protocol for remote supervision of VDH and DBHDS dental hygienists Chap 86 (2019) 5323 / Proposed
Dentistry Chap 664 (2019) 5382 / Proposed
Requirements for digital scan technicians Chap 37 (2020), Chap 220 (2020) 5600 / NOIRA

Education, State Board of
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Use of seclusion and restraint in public schools Chap 142 (2015), Chap 147 (2015) 4336 / Final
Policies related to FERPA Chap 139 (2015)
Teacher licensure; regulations governing licensure Chap 711 (2018) 5387 / Fast-Track
Teacher licensure; requirements for license, provisional license, etc. Chap 749 (2018), Chap 748 (2018) 5387 / Fast-Track
Teacher licensure; endorsement in dual language instruction pre-kindergarten through grade six Chap 391 (2018) 5258 / Proposed
Revise Regulations Governing the Collection and Reporting of Truancy Related Data and Student Attendance Policies (8VAC20-730) to comport with process changes. Chap 753 (2018), Chap 713 (2018) 5282 / Fast-Track
Identify and prohibit restraint and seclusion that it determines poses a significant danger to the student and establish safety standards Chap 591 (2019) 4336 / Final
Student vision screenings; requirements for certain students Chap 312 (2017) 5386 / Fast-Track
High school graduation requirements Chap 55 (2020), Chap 580 (2020), Chap 874 (2020) 5572 / Fast-Track
Advisory Board on Teacher Education and Licensure; teacher licensure; dual enrollment and career and technical education Chap 767 (2019) 5387 / Fast-Track
Teacher licensure; criteria; assessments. Chap 63 (2019), Chap 407 (2019) 5387 / Fast-Track
Teacher licensure; reciprocity; alternate routes. Chap 409 (2019) 5387 / Fast-Track
Teacher licensure; reciprocity; spouses of Armed Forces members. Chap 745 (2018), Chap 746 (2018) 5387 / Fast-Track
Teacher licensure by reciprocity; third-party verification of application documents. Chap 747 (2018) 5387 / Fast-Track
Teacher licensure; Chap 783 (2017) 5387 / Fast-Track
Teacher licensure by reciprocity; professional teacher's assessments. Chap 688 (2017) 5387 / Fast-Track
Licensure of school personnel; investigation of certain complaints; license revocation. Chap 240 (2017) 5387 / Fast-Track
School counselors; licensure. Chap 520 (2017) 5387 / Fast-Track
Teacher licensure; career and technical education; certain local waivers. Chap 247 (2017), Chap 255 (2017) 5387 / Fast-Track
Screening and Identification of Students for Gifted Programs - Update to the Gifted Regulations Chap 871 (2020) 5325 / NOIRA

Environmental Quality, Department of
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Small Renewble (Water Related) Energy Projects; DEQ to develop procedure permitting construction and operation - SEE PURPOSE NOTE Chap 808 (2009), Chap 854 (2009)

Forensic Science Board
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Amending DNA Data Bank Regulation Chap 193 (2015)

Funeral Directors and Embalmers, Board of
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Requirements for licensing of funeral directors and embalmers Chap 943 (2020) 5635 / Emergency/NOIRA

Health, State Board of
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Continuing Care Retirement Communities; Admission to Nursing Home Beds Chap 433 (2013)
Implementation of Voluntary Electronic Monitoring in Nursing Home Residents' Rooms Chap 674 (2013), Chap 682 (2013)
COPN - Transfer of nursing facility beds and CCRC open admission periods Chap 515 (2013)
COPN - Amendments to Conditions of Existing Certificates Chap 460 (2013)
Hospital Stillbirth Policies Chap 661 (2015) 4499 / NOIRA
Amend Disease Reporting and Control Regulations to make Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome a reportable condition Chap 280 (2017)
Promulgate Regulations for Use of Greywater and Rainwater Chap 817 (2018) 5542 / NOIRA
Health insurance carriers that credential physicians in their networks to establish protocols and procedures for reimbursing new provider applicants for health care services Chap 703 (2018) 5379 / Fast-Track
Amend regulations to add perinatal anxiety Chap 433 (2019) 5453 / Fast-Track
Amending the regulations for the Immunization of School Children Chap 1223 (2020)
Promulgating Emergency regulations for Inpatient hospitals to report the admission source of any individuals meeting the criteria for voluntary or involuntary psychiatric commitment Item 307 (2020)
Promulgating regulations pertaining state certifcation of doulas Chap 724 (2020) 5574 / NOIRA
Promulgating regulations certifying community health workers Chap 363 (2020) 5625 / NOIRA
Promulgating regulations requiring all public safety answering points (PSAPs) within the Commonwealth to provide training that educates telecommunicators on the importance of high-quality CPR and the Chap 1068 (2020), Chap 1069 (2020)
Develop regulations to establish standards for review and approval of sexual assault survivor treatment plans Chap 725 (2020) 5543 / NOIRA
Establish standards for review and approval of sexual assault survivor treatment plans Chap 503 (2020)
Amend regulation to eliminate the requirement for court order to amend the sex on the individual’s birth certificate Chap 465 (2020)
Allow Emergency Medical Services agencies in medically underserved areas to transport patients to 24-hour urgent care facilities or appropriate medical care facility other than hospital Chap 930 (2020)
Amending regulations in accordance with Task Force recommendations Chap 1271 (2020)

Higher Education for Virginia, State Council of
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Regulatory Language for Enrollment Agreements Chap 298 (2017) 4821 / Proposed
Regulations for Cybersecurity Student Loan Repayment Program Item 141 (2018)
Veteran Student Transition Grant Fund and Program Chap 636 (2020)
Regulation of Out of State Postsecondary Distance Education Providers Chap 380 (2020)
Prohibition on Use of Arbitration Agreements by Private Postsecondary Schools Chap 1135 (2020)

Historic Resources, Board of
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Contextualization of memorials for war veterans Chap 1101 (2020)

Housing and Community Development, Board of
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Christmas Tree Fire Safety Chap 138 (2004) 1512 / Emergency
Installation and maintenance of smoke and carbon monoxide alarms Chap 41 (2018)
Uniform Statewide Building Code and Statewide Fire Prevention Code Locking and Barricade Provisions Related to School Safety Chap 723 (2019) 5253 / Proposed
5252 / Proposed
Uniform Statewide Building Code and Statewide Fire Prevention Code: Locking Devices, Barricade Devices, and other Safety Measures in Public Buildings Chap 533 (2020)

Juvenile Justice, Department (Board) of
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Regulations Governing Housing of Youth Pursuant to Contracts with Federal Government Chap 599 (2020) 5617 / NOIRA
Truancy Diversions Chap 753 (2020)
Training Regarding Pregnant Inmates for Staff in Juvenile Correctional Facilities Chap 526 (2020)

Local and Regional Jails, State Board of
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Establish minimum standards for health care services in local, regional, and community correctional facilities. Chap 695 (2019), Chap 696 (2019)

Lottery Department, State
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
[Superseded by 2020 legislation] Lottery Board; regulation of casino gaming, penalties, report. Chap 789 (2019)
Lottery Board; regulation and control of casino gaming, definitions. Chap 1248 (2020)

Medical Assistance Services, Board of
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
CCC Plus Item 306 (2016) 4781 / Emergency/NOIRA
4766 / Final
Three Waiver Redesign Item 306 (2016) 4500 / Final
No Coverage of Overtime Hours for CD Personal Assistance, Respite, and Companion Services Item 306 (2016) 4634 / Proposed
Electronic Visit Verification Item 306 (2017), Item 303 (2019) 5039 / Proposed
CCC Plus Waiver Item 306 (2016) 4781 / Emergency/NOIRA
FFS Supplemental Payments and Hospital Assessment Item 303 (2018) 5100 / Proposed
Medicaid Expansion Item 303 (2018) 5203 / Emergency/NOIRA
5203 / Emergency/NOIRA
5164 / Emergency/NOIRA
5163 / Emergency/NOIRA
Service Authorization Item 303 (2018) 5172 / Emergency/NOIRA
Settlement Agreement Discussion Process Item 303 (2018) 5162 / Emergency/NOIRA
Fair Rental Value for New and Renovated Nursing Facilities Item 303 (2019) 5368 / Fast-Track
2020 Provider Reimbursement Changes Item 313 (2020) 5541 / Final
Hospital Admissions and Emergency Room Visits Item 313 (2020)
Average Commercial Rate for Physicians Affiliated with Type One Hospital Item 313 (2020)

Medicine, Board of
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Patient care team physician for physician assistants Chap 137 (2019), Chap 92 (2019) 5357 / Proposed
Retiree license in medicine Chap 379 (2019)
Waiver for electronic prescribing Chap 664 (2019) 5355 / Proposed

Mines, Minerals and Energy, Department of
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Conforming to federal regulations regarding persons allowed to work in mines Chap 804 (2020) 5593 / Final

Motor Vehicles, Department of
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Transfer of dealer advertising practices and enforcement to MVDB Chap 615 (2015) 5508 / Fast-Track
Transfer authority for collection of the motor vehicle rental tax from DMV to TAX Chap 405 (2011), Chap 639 (2011) 5507 / Fast-Track

Nursing, Board of
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Waiver for electronic prescribing Chap 664 (2019) 5413 / Proposed
Prescriptive authority for certified registered nurse anesthetists Chap 100 (2020), Chap 161 (2020)

Optometry, Board of
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Waiver for electronic prescribing Chap 664 (2019) 5438 / Emergency/NOIRA

Pharmacy, Board of
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Delivery of medical devise on behalf of a medical equipment supplier Chap 242 (2018), Chap 241 (2018) 5084 / Final
Registration of agents for patients and wholesale distribution of cannabidioil and THC-A oil products; changes in employment and timing of growing cannabis Chap 690 (2019) 5398 / Proposed
Revisions to Schedule I of Drug Control Act Chap 101 (2020), Chap 229 (2020) 5606 / Final
Training of pharmacy technicians Chap 102 (2020), Chap 237 (2020) 5603 / Emergency/NOIRA
Limited-use permits for Schedule VI drugs Chap 609 (2020), Chap 610 (2020) 5605 / Emergency/NOIRA
Permits for dispensing facilities Chap 1278 (2020)
Pharmacists initiating treatment Chap 731 (2020) 5604 / Emergency/NOIRA
Acquisition of industrial hemp Chap 928 (2020) 5602 / Fast-Track
Collaborative practice agreements Chap 731 (2020) 5607 / Final

Physical Therapy, Board of
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Physical Therapy Compact Chap 300 (2019) 5362 / Proposed

Professional and Occupational Regulation, Department of
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Mandatory licensure of athlete agents Chap 481 (2020)
Deregulation of natural gas automobile mechanic certification program Chap 1168 (2020)

Psychology, Board of
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Psychology Compact Chap 1162 (2020) 5567 / Emergency/NOIRA

Real Estate Board
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Add source of funds as a protected class under fair housing law Chap 477 (2020) 5592 / Final
Add sexual orientation and gender identity as protected classes under fair housing law Chap 1137 (2020) 5592 / Final
Add sexual orientation, gender identity, and status as a veteran as protected classes under fair housing law Chap 1140 (2020) 5592 / Final
Escrow deposits of rent payments received by real estate licensees Chap 1014 (2020)

Social Services, State Board of
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Child day centers and family day homes; regulations, national background check required, report. Chap 758 (2015) 5077 / Proposed
5077 / Proposed
Child day centers and family day homes; regulations, national background check required, report. Chap 758 (2015) 5077 / Proposed
5077 / Proposed
Kinship Foster Care; Removal of Child from Physical Custody of Kinship Foster Parent Chap 257 (2014)
Putative Father Registry. Chap 200 (2017) 4885 / Final
Foster care; enrollment in the Commonwealth's program of medical assistance. Chap 203 (2017) 4885 / Final
Department of Social Services; survey for children aging out of foster care. Chap 187 (2017) 4885 / Final
In utero exposure to a controlled substance. Chap 176 (2017), Chap 428 (2017) 4888 / Final
Child-protective services; complaints involving members of the United States Armed Forces. Chap 142 (2017), Chap 88 (2017) 4888 / Final
State Board of Social Services; complaints of child abuse or neglect where child is under the age of two. Chap 604 (2017) 4888 / Final
Storage & Preservation of Adoption Files Chap 10 (2018)
Kinship Guardianship Assistance program Chap 769 (2018), Chap 770 (2018) 5092 / Proposed
Notifications when Board of Education Licensee is Subject To Founded Complaint of Child Abuse or Neglect Chap 5 (2018), Chap 209 (2018) 4888 / Final
Child care providers; criminal history background check; sunset and contingency. Chap 278 (2018), Chap 146 (2018) 5077 / Proposed
Child care providers; criminal history background check; penalty. Chap 189 (2017), Chap 751 (2017) 5077 / Proposed
Temporary delegation of parental or legal custodial powers; child-placing agency. Chap 297 (2019) 5369 / NOIRA
Foster care omnibus. Chap 446 (2019) 5369 / NOIRA
5318 / Proposed
Foster care; security freeze on credit report. Chap 677 (2019), Chap 676 (2019) 5318 / Proposed
Local departments of social services; foster care; notice of developmental disability. Chap 301 (2019) 5318 / Proposed
Family First Prevention Services Act; statutory alignment. Chap 282 (2019), Chap 688 (2019) 5369 / NOIRA
5318 / Proposed
Kinship foster care; notice. Chap 437 (2019), Chap 438 (2019) 5318 / Proposed
Child welfare mandates. Chap 631 (2016) 5370 / NOIRA
5369 / NOIRA
Shaken baby syndrome; distribution of information. Chap 551 (2010) 5370 / NOIRA
5369 / NOIRA
Budget Bill Chap 780 (2016), Item 346 (2016) 5369 / NOIRA
Foster care agreements; rights of foster parent; dispute resolution. Chap 336 (2019) 5383 / Emergency/NOIRA
Group homes; licensure; certain information required.
TANF; family cap. Chap 550 (2020)
Temporary Assistance for Needy Families and Virginia Initiative for Education and Work; hardship exception. Chap 7 (2020)
TANF; diversionary cash assistance. Chap 1159 (2020)
Foster care; termination of parental rights; independent living needs assessments; supervisory spans of control. Chap 934 (2020) 5318 / Proposed

Social Work, Board of
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Licensure of music therapists Chap 103 (2020), Chap 233 (2020)

State Board of Elections
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
SAVE Program Citizenship Database Chap 686 (2013)
Split Precincts Chap 264 (1971)

Taxation, Department of
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Exemptions for certain farm animals' medicines Chap 331 (2006), Chap 361 (2006)
Exemption for Medicines and Drugs for Hospitals Chap 217 (2006) 2194 / NOIRA
Personal Exemption Amount Increased Chap 67 (2005), Chap 3 (2004)
Exemptions, Exclusions, Subtractions, and Additions Chap 3 (2004)
Extension for Filing Income Tax Returns Chap 100 (2005)
Gift Sales for Nonresidents and Bad Debt Accountin Chap 355 (2005) 2195 / NOIRA
Exemption for Transfers to Partnerships and LLCs Chap 93 (2005)
Qualified Equity and Subordinated Debt Investments Tax Credit Chap 614 (2004), Chap 853 (2009)
Individual Income Tax Returns Chap 544 (2004)
Intangible Holding Company Addback Chap 3 (2004) 2327 / NOIRA
Retail Sales and Use Tax; Bad debt Chap 3 (2004)
Credit for sales taxes paid to other states Chap 3 (2004)
Fuels for domestic consumption Chap 3 (2004)
Manufacturing and Processing Chap 3 (2004) 2239 / NOIRA
Printing Chap 821 (2004) 2198 / NOIRA
Retail Sales and Use Tax; Returned goods Chap 3 (2004)
Retail Sales and Use Tax; Schools and colleges Chap 536 (2004)
Retail Sales and Use Tax; Telephone calling card Chap 60 (2004)
Additional tax paid by grantor Chap 626 (2004)
Filing Threshold and Personal Exemption Amounts for Individual Income Tax Chap 527 (2007), Chap 543 (2007)
Recordation Exemptions for Merging LLCs Chap 639 (2007), Chap 233 (2007)
Qualified Equity and Subordinated Debt Investments Tax Credit; Qualified Businesses Chap 853 (2009)
Qualify Disposition of Real Property Chap 508 (2009)
Foodstuff Fabrication Chap 36 (2009) 2243 / NOIRA
Retail Sales and Use Tax: Contractors Respecting Real Estate Chap 119 (2010)
Cigarette Tax: Affixing of Stamps by Stamping Agent Chap 701 (2010)

Virginia Alcohol Safety Action Program, Commission on the
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Remote Alcohol Monitoring Chap 1007 (2020)

Waste Management Board, Virginia
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Solid Waste disposal; unpermitted sites and open dumps; regulation and cleanup Chap 621 (2020) 5608 / Final

Water Control Board, State
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Confined Animal Feeding Operations - VPA Program Chap 0375 (2003) 1649 / Fast-Track
Authority to issue and enforce permits, etc. related to air and water pollution (VPDES) Chap 557 (2008), Chap 276 (2008)
Authority to issue and enforce permits, etc. related to air and water pollution (VPA) Chap 557 (2008), Chap 276 (2008)
Authority to issue and enforce permits, etc. related to air and water pollution (Ground Water withdrawal) Chap 557 (2008), Chap 276 (2008)
Authority to issue and enforce permits, etc. related to air and water pollution (VWP) Chap 557 (2008), Chap 276 (2008)
Authority to issue and enforce permits, etc. related to air and water pollution Chap 557 (2008), Chap 276 (2008)
Flow Rate Capacity and Velocity Requirements for Erosion and Sediment Control Plans Chap 66 (2016)
Groundwater Withdrawal Incentives for Use of Surficial Aquifer in Eastern Shore Groundwater Management Area Chap 755 (2019) 5341 / NOIRA
Water Protection Permits; administrative withdrawal of application Chap 622 (2020) 5619 / Final
Nutrient and sediment credit generation and transfer; limits certain transfers to private sector. Chap 1103 (2020), Chap 1102 (2020) 5620 / Final
Stormwater management; use of a proprietary best management practice Chap 667 (2020) 5620 / Final
Stormwater management facilities; private residential lots; disclosure Chap 313 (2020) 5620 / Final
Notice of Disposal of Certain Fill Materials Chap 565 (2020) 5621 / Final
Stormwater and Erosion and Sediment Control; Acceptance of Plans in Lieu of Plan Review. Chap 812 (2020)
Regional Water Resource Planning Chap 1105 (2020) 5627 / NOIRA
Construction of Nonagricultural Irrigation Wells in Groundwater Management Area Chap 670 (2020) 5636 / NOIRA
Chesapeake Bay Preservation Areas; preservation of mature trees Chap 1207 (2020)

Workers' Compensation Commission
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Determining number & geographic areas of "communities" across Virginia Chap 456 (2015) 4470 / Emergency/NOIRA
Workers' compensation medical fee schedules Chap 279 (2016)