Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Virginia Department of Health
State Board of Health
Regulations for Disease Reporting and Control [12 VAC 5 ‑ 90]
Amendment to comply with changes in public health practice
Action 5208 / Stage 8637
Fast-Track Stage  
red ball Proposed Text 11/5/2019  11:04 am  
pdf Agency Background Document 5/24/2019   (modified 5/28/2019)    
pdf Attorney General Certification 6/5/2019    
pdf DPB Economic Impact Analysis 7/15/2019    
pdf Agency Response to EIA 10/9/2019    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 9/30/2019   

Objections Filed 10 or more objections have been filed (12/20/19)
The majority of commenters objected to the Virginia Department of Health receiving reports, which include personal information, of their influenza data.
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Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 5/28/2019
Review Completed: 6/5/2019
Result: Certified
DPB Review
Submitted on 6/5/2019
Review Completed: 7/15/2019
Secretary Review Secretary of Health and Human Resources Review Completed: 7/22/2019
Governor's Review Governor Review Completed: 9/30/2019
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 10/9/2019
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 11/11/2019    Volume: 36  Issue: 6
Comment Period Ended 12/11/2019
Effective Date 12/26/2019
Contact Information
Name / Title: Kristin Collins  / Policy Analyst - Office of Epidemiology
Address: 109 Governor St.
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)864-7298    FAX: ()-    TDD: ()-
This person is the primary contact for this chapter.


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Action 5208:
Amendment to comply with changes in public health practice
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
Fast-Track   (8504) Stage withdrawn on 05/24/2019 before the Governor's office completed its review.
Fast-Track   (8637) Comment period complete, but objections were filed.
Proposed   (9515) Stage complete. Comment period ended 07/07/2023.
Final   (10129) Secretary of Health and Human Resources review in progress.
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