Agencies | Governor
Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Medical Assistance Services
Board of Medical Assistance Services
Standards Established and Methods Used to Assure High Quality Care [12 VAC 30 ‑ 60]
Utilization Review Changes
Action 4426 / Stage 7599
Proposed Stage  
red ball Proposed Text 7/11/2017  8:40 am  
pdf Agency Background Document 6/23/2016   (modified 4/19/2017)    
pdf Attorney General Certification 3/28/2017    
pdf DPB Economic Impact Analysis 5/12/2017    
pdf Agency Response to EIA 5/12/2017    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 6/30/2017   

Exempt from APA No, this stage/action is subject to article 2 of the Administrative Process Act and the standard executive branch review process.
Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 6/23/2016
Returned to Agency: 7/20/2016
Resubmitted to OAG: 11/15/2016
Review Completed: 3/28/2017
Result: Certified
DPB Review Submitted on 3/28/2017
Review Completed: 5/12/2017
DPB's policy memo is "Governor's Confidential Working Papers"
Secretary Review Secretary of Health and Human Resources Review Completed: 5/16/2017
Governor's Review Review Completed: 6/30/2017
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 6/30/2017
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 7/24/2017    Volume: 33  Issue: 24
Comment Period Ended 9/22/2017
Contact Information
Name / Title: Emily McClellan  / Regulatory Supervisor
Address: Policy Division, DMAS
600 E. Broad Street, Suite 1300
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)371-4300    FAX: (804)786-1680    TDD: ()-
This person is the primary contact for this chapter.

close window 
Action 4426:
Utilization Review Changes
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
NOIRA   (7313) Stage complete. Comment period ended 02/10/2016.
Proposed   (7599) Stage complete. Comment period ended 09/22/2017.
Final   (8177) Governor's office review in progress.
close window 
Place On Hold Pending External Action
Enter a reason up to 300 characters. Will be viewable only on the Governor's Pending List.

and return to view the Pending List
A stage can be placed "On Hold" only once. When there are major issues with a stage, please consider asking the agency to withdraw the stage and submit a new stage when it is ready for review.