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Department of Health Professions
Board of Social Work
Regulations Governing the Practice of Social Work [18 VAC 140 ‑ 20]
Amendments resulting from 2022 periodic review
Action 5965 / Stage 9880
Proposed Stage  
red ball Proposed Text 11/3/2023  3:42 pm  
pdf Agency Background Document 12/9/2022   (modified 11/3/2023)    
pdf ORM Economic Review Form 1/9/2023    
pdf Attorney General Certification 4/23/2024    
pdf DPB Economic Impact Analysis 6/21/2024    
pdf Agency Response to EIA 7/8/2024    

Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 12/19/2022
Returned to Agency: 7/12/2023
Resubmitted to OAG: 11/3/2023
Review Completed: 4/23/2024
Result: Certified
DPB Review
Submitted on 5/9/2024
Review Completed: 6/21/2024
Secretary Review Secretary of Health and Human Resources review in progress.  Day 32
Governor's Review Not yet submitted
Virginia Registrar Not yet submitted
Comment Period

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Contact Information
Name / Title: Jaime Hoyle  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23233-1463
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)367-4406    FAX: (804)527-4435    TDD: ()-
This person is the primary contact for this chapter.


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Action 5965:
Amendments resulting from 2022 periodic review
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
NOIRA   (9640) Stage complete. Comment period ended 10/26/2022.
Proposed   (9880) Secretary of Health and Human Resources review in progress.
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