Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation
Board for Professional Soil Scientists, Wetland Professionals, and Geologists
Professional Soil Scientists Regulations [18 VAC 145 ‑ 20]
Action is Exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act
Conform Soil Scientists regulations to HB 2759 (2003 Session)
Action 3114
General Information
Action Summary In the 2003 session of the General Assembly, 54.1-2206, Waiver of examination, was revised to disallow an applicant from using experience in lieu of examination (see HB 2759 of the 2003 Session).
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This Action is exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act. The normal executive branch review process is not required. As such, it can be submitted directly for publication and is effective upon publication.
Exempt Citation: This qualifies as an exempt action pursuant to A.4.a of Section 2.2-4006 of the APA - this change is necessary to conform the regulations to the provisions of HB 2759 (2003).
RIS Project Yes  [002089]
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
5243 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 10/01/2009.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Kathleen R. Nosbisch  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive, Suite 400
Richmond, VA 23233
Email Address:
Phone: (804)367-8514    FAX: (804)527-4294    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.