Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Virginia Department of Health
State Board of Health
Virginia Medical Care Facilities Certificate of Public Need Rules and Regulations [12 VAC 5 ‑ 220]
Promulgation of Fee Schedule
Action 5707
General Information
Action Summary Chapter 1271 (2020 Acts of Assembly) made extensive revisions to Article 1.1 (ยง 32.1-102.1 et seq.) of Chapter 4 of Title 32.1 of the Code of Virginia, which governs the Certificate of Public Need program in VDH. The amendments removed the prior statutory cap on fees and included authority for the State Board of Health to establish a fee schedule for the applications that it receives. This regulatory action creates a fee schedule for the COPN program and revises the fee cap on applications.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [6433]
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
9238 Fast-Track Stage withdrawn on 06/01/2022 during the public comment period.
10215 Fast-Track Secretary of Health and Human Resources review in progress.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Erik Bodin  / Division Director-COPN, MCHIP and Coop. Agreement
Address: Virginia Department of Health
9960 Mayland Drive, Suite 401
Richmond, VA 23233
Email Address:
Phone: (804)367-1889    FAX: ()-    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.