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Health and Human Resources
Department of Health Professions
Board of Psychology
Mandate 1382

Mandate Information
Mandate Title:
PsyPact criminal background check requirement
Purpose of legislation
To enact the Psychology Interjurisdictional Compact and order the Board to institute appropriate regulations to participate in the Compact.
Legislation mandating a change Chap 1162 (2020)
VAC chapters to be amended
18 vac 125 - 20 : Regulations Governing the Practice of Psychology
Associated Regulatory Actions
Action 6322: Implementation of criminal background check for Compact compliance
Latest Stage: NOIRA
Deadline for the regulation to become effective 7/1/2027
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