Agencies | Governor
Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation
Board for Barbers and Cosmetology
Body-Piercing Regulations [18 VAC 41 ‑ 60]
Promulgate regulations for licensure of body-piercing
General Information
Action Summary Implement the provisions of 2002 Acts of Assembly, Chapter 860 requiring the licensure of body-piercing.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA No, this action is subject to Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act.
RIS Project No project yet assigned to this action
Associated Mandates Regulation of Body Piercing
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
2721 Emergency/NOIRA Stage withdrawn on 08/25/2004 before the Governor's office completed its review.
2722 Proposed Stage withdrawn on 08/25/2004 before DPB completed its review.
2984 Emergency/NOIRA Stage withdrawn on 01/12/2005 before DPB completed its review.
2985 Proposed Stage withdrawn on 01/12/2005 before DPB completed its review.
3118 Emergency/NOIRA Stage withdrawn on 04/10/2007 before the Secretary's office completed its review.
3119 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 03/10/2006.
3779 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 04/01/2007.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Stephen Kirschner  / Board Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 400
Richmond, VA 23233
Email Address:
Phone: (804)367-8590    FAX: (866)245-9693    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this board.