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Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
State Board of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
Rules and Regulations For Licensing Providers by the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services [12 VAC 35 ‑ 105]
Add OTs, OTAs, and editing definitions of QMHP, QMRP, Paraprofessionals per Ch ...
Action 4928 / Stage 8261
Proposed Stage  
red ball Proposed Text 11/28/2018  11:17 am  
pdf Agency Background Document 4/12/2018   (modified 11/21/2018)    
pdf Attorney General Certification 5/1/2018    
pdf DPB Economic Impact Analysis 6/12/2018    
pdf Agency Response to EIA 11/21/2018    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 11/21/2018   

Changes to Text The proposed text has changed from that of the emergency stage.
Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 4/16/2018
Review Completed: 5/1/2018
Result: Certified
DPB Review
Submitted on 5/1/2018
Review Completed: 6/14/2018
Secretary Review Secretary of Health and Human Resources Review Completed: 7/17/2018
Governor's Review Governor Review Completed: 11/21/2018
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 11/21/2018
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 12/10/2018    Volume: 35  Issue: 8
Public Hearings

01/03/2019 1:00 PM

Comment Period Ended 2/8/2019
Contact Information
Name / Title: Emily Bowles  / Legal Coordinator, Office of Licensing
Address: 1220 Bank Street
P.O. Box 1797
Richmond, VA 23218-1797
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)225-3281    FAX: (804)692-0066    TDD: (804)371-8977


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Action 4928:
Add OTs, OTAs, and editing definitions of QMHP, QMRP, Paraprofessionals per Ch 136 and 418 (2017)
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
Emergency/NOIRA   (8081) Stage complete. Emergency regulation superseded by final permanent regulation.
Proposed   (8261) Stage complete. Comment period ended 02/08/2019.
Final   (8545) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 06/15/2019.
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