Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Nursing
Regulations Governing the Practice of Nursing [18 VAC 90 ‑ 19]
Registration of clinical nurse specialists
Action 5306 / Stage 8765
Proposed Stage  
red ball Proposed Text 1/21/2020  10:56 am  
pdf Agency Background Document 9/24/2019   (modified 9/30/2019)    
pdf Attorney General Certification 9/30/2019    
pdf DPB Economic Impact Analysis 11/14/2019    
pdf Agency Response to EIA 11/25/2019    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 12/17/2019   

Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 9/24/2019
Review Completed: 9/30/2019
Result: Certified
DPB Review
Submitted on 9/30/2019
Review Completed: 11/14/2019
Secretary Review Secretary of Health and Human Resources Review Completed: 11/17/2019
Governor's Review Governor Review Completed: 12/17/2019
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 12/18/2019
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 1/20/2020    Volume: 36  Issue: 11
Public Hearings

01/28/2020 10:00 AM

Comment Period Ended 3/20/2020
Contact Information
Name / Title: Jay P. Douglas, R.N.  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Henrico, VA 23233
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)367-4520    FAX: (804)527-4455    TDD: ()-
This person is the primary contact for this board.


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Action 5306:
Registration of clinical nurse specialists
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
NOIRA   (8655) Stage complete. Comment period ended 08/21/2019.
Proposed   (8765) Stage complete. Comment period ended 03/20/2020.
Final   (9023) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 03/03/2021.
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