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State Council of Higher Education for Virginia
State Council of Higher Education for Virginia
Regulations Governing the Certification of Certain Institutions to Confer Degrees, Diplomas and Certificates [8 VAC 40 ‑ 31]
Certification Required for Schools Offering Distance Learning in Virginia
Action 5705 / Stage 9233
Notice of Intended Regulatory Action (NOIRA)  
red ball Preliminary Draft Text 3/17/2021  3:57 pm  
pdf Agency Background Document 3/17/2021    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 5/6/2021   

Exempt from APA No, this stage/action is subject to Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act
DPB Review Submitted on 3/17/2021
Review Completed: 3/30/2021
Governor's Review Review Completed: 5/6/2021
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 5/6/2021
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 6/7/2021    Volume: 37  Issue: 21
Comment Period Ended 7/7/2021
Contact Information
Name / Title: Beverly Rebar  / Sr. Associate for Academic and Legislative Affairs
Address: 101 N. 14th Street, 9th Floor
Monroe Building
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)371-0571    FAX: ()-    TDD: ()-
This person is the primary contact for this agency.


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Action 5705:
Certification Required for Schools Offering Distance Learning in Virginia
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
NOIRA   (9233) Stage complete. Comment period ended 07/07/2021.
Proposed   (9327) Submitted to the Registrar and awaiting publication (01/31/2022).
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