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Regulations for Licensure of Occupational Therapists [18 VAC 85 ‑ 80]
Implementation of the OT Compact
Action 5797 / Stage 10081
Final Stage  
red ball Final Text 4/2/2024  11:02 am  
pdf Agency Background Document 8/2/2023   (modified 8/7/2023)    
pdf ORM Economic Review Form 8/8/2023    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 3/29/2024   

Changes to Text No changes have been made to the text since the proposed stage was last published in the Register.
DPB Review
Submitted on 8/8/2023
Review Completed: 8/23/2023
Secretary Review Secretary of Health and Human Resources Review Completed: 3/12/2024
Governor's Review
ORM Review Completed: 3/29/2024
Governor Review Completed: 3/29/2024
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 3/29/2024
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 4/22/2024    Volume: 40  Issue: 18
Comment Period Ended 5/22/2024
Effective Date 5/22/2024
Contact Information
Name / Title: Erin Barrett  / Director of Legislative and Regulatory Affairs
Address: Perimeter Center
9960 Mayland Drive, Suite 300
Henrico, VA 23233
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)367-4688    FAX: (804)915-0382    TDD: ()-
This person is the primary contact for this agency.


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Action 5797:
Implementation of the OT Compact
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
Emergency/NOIRA   (9367) Stage complete. Emergency regulation superseded by final permanent regulation.
Proposed   (9593) Stage complete. Comment period ended 08/04/2023.
Final   (10081) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 05/22/2024.
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