|Petition Title||Certification for licensure as practitioners of behavior analysis|
|Date Filed||2/16/2022 [Transmittal Sheet]|
To remove the specific requirement for BACB certification and accept certification from an entity that is nationally accredited to certify practitioners of behavior analysis.
In accordance with Virginia law, the petition will be filed with the Register of Regulations and published on March 14, 2022 and posted on the Virginia Regulatory Townhall at www.townhall.virginia.gov. Comment on the petition will be requested until April 13, 2022 and may be posted on the Townhall or sent to the Board.
Following receipt of all comments on the petition to amend regulations, the matter will be considered by the Advisory Board on Behavior Analysis on May 23, 2022, which will make a recommendation to the full Board for its meeting on June 16, 2022.
|Comment Period||Ended 4/13/2022 123 comments|
|Agency Decision||Initiate a regulatory change [Transmittal Sheet]|
|Agency Decision Summary||
At its meeting on June 16, 2022, the Board voted to initiate a rulemaking to amend 18VAC85-150-60 to comply with the language in Virginia Code 54.1-2957.16(B).
|Associated regulatory action||Conforming licensure requirements to Code Latest Stage:|
|Name / Title:||William L. Harp, M.D. / Executive Director|
9960 Mayland Drive
|Telephone:||(804)367-4558 FAX: (804)527-4429 TDD: ()-|