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Department of Health Professions
Board of Funeral Directors and Embalmers
Regulations of the Board of Funeral Directors and Embalmers [18 VAC 65 ‑ 20]
Licenses for funeral directors and embalmers
Action 5635 / Stage 9599
Final Stage  
red ball Final Text 1/24/2023  5:44 pm  
pdf Agency Background Document 4/21/2022    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 10/14/2022   

Changes to Text Changes have been made to the text since the proposed stage was last published in the Register.
DPB Review
Submitted on 4/21/2022
Review Completed: 5/5/2022
Secretary Review Secretary of Health and Human Resources Review Completed: 6/16/2022
Governor's Review
ORM Review Completed: 10/12/2022
Governor Review Completed: 10/14/2022
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 10/15/2022
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 11/7/2022    Volume: 39  Issue: 6
Comment Period Ended 12/7/2022
Effective Date 12/7/2022
Contact Information
Name / Title: Corie Tillman Wolf  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Henrico, VA 23233
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)367-4479    FAX: (804)527-4471    TDD: ()-
This person is the primary contact for this board.


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Action 5635:
Licenses for funeral directors and embalmers
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
Emergency/NOIRA   (9107) Stage complete. Emergency regulation superseded by final permanent regulation.
Proposed   (9241) Stage complete. Comment period ended 03/04/2022.
Final   (9599) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 12/07/2022.
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