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Agency
Virginia Department of Health
Board
State Board of Health
chapter
Virginia Hearing Impairment Identification and Monitoring System [12 VAC 5 ‑ 80]
Action:
Amend Regulations Following Periodic Review
 
General Information
Action Summary These regulations detail the responsibilities of entities that perform newborn hearing screening under the Code of Virginia. The regulatory action follows a periodic review of the Regulations for Administration of the Virginia Hearing Impairment Identification and Monitoring Systems. This action would update the existing regulations to remove outdated information; reflect recommended national best practices based on the Joint Committee on Infant Hearing; change the chapter title from Regulations for Administration of the Virginia Hearing Impairment Identification and Monitoring System to reflect more culturally inclusive language; and to clarify and adjust reporting requirements to meet national best practices.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA No, this action is subject to Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act.
RIS Project Yes  [7121]
Result of Prior Periodic Review Dated 5/20/2021
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
 
Stages
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
9688 NOIRA Secretary of Health and Human Resources review in progress.
 
Contact Information
Name / Title: Robin Buskey  / Policy Analyst, Office of Family Health Services
Address: Virginia Department of Health
109 Governor Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address: robin.buskey@vdh.virginia.gov
Phone: (804)863-7253    FAX: ()-    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.