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Department of Health Professions
Board of Counseling
Regulations Governing the Practice of Art Therapy () [18 VAC 115 ‑ 90]    (Under Development)
New chapter for licensure
Action 5656 / Stage 9145
Notice of Intended Regulatory Action (NOIRA)  
Preliminary Draft Text None submitted  
pdf Agency Background Document 11/13/2020    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 2/5/2021   

DPB Review
Submitted on 11/13/2020
Review Completed: 11/24/2020
Secretary Review Secretary of Health and Human Resources Review Completed: 1/5/2021
Governor's Review Governor Review Completed: 2/5/2021
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 2/5/2021
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 3/1/2021    Volume: 37  Issue: 14
Comment Period Ended 3/31/2021
Contact Information
Name / Title: Jaime Hoyle  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Henrico, VA 23233
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)367-4406    FAX: (804)527-4435    TDD: ()-
This person is the primary contact for this board.


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Action 5656:
New chapter for licensure
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
NOIRA   (9145) Stage complete. Comment period ended 03/31/2021.
Proposed   (9495) Secretary of Health and Human Resources review in progress.
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