Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation
Board for Barbers and Cosmetology
Barbering and Cosmetology Regulations [18 VAC 41 ‑ 20]
Exception to Training Requirement
Action 5615 / Stage 9085
Fast-Track Stage  
red ball Proposed Text 8/10/2021  9:47 am  
pdf Agency Background Document 9/22/2020   (modified 7/27/2021)    
pdf Attorney General Certification 9/22/2020    
pdf DPB Economic Impact Analysis 11/2/2020    
pdf Agency Response to EIA 12/29/2020    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 7/22/2021   

Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 9/22/2020
Review Completed: 9/22/2020
Result: Certified
DPB Review
Submitted on 9/23/2020
Review Completed: 11/2/2020
Secretary Review Secretary of Labor Review Completed: 5/26/2021
Governor's Review Governor Review Completed: 7/22/2021
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 7/23/2021
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 8/16/2021    Volume: 37  Issue: 26
Comment Period Ended 9/15/2021
Effective Date 10/1/2021
Contact Information
Name / Title: Kelley Smith  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 400
Richmond, VA 23233
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)367-8590    FAX: (866)245-9693    TDD: ()-
This person is the primary contact for this board.


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Action 5615:
Exception to Training Requirement
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Stage Type Status
Fast-Track   (9085) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 10/01/2021.
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