Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation
Board for Contractors
Individual License and Certification Regulations [18 VAC 50 ‑ 30]
Certified Accessibility Mechanics
Action 3343
General Information
Action Summary The Board for Contractors seeks to amend its regulations to include “Certified Accessibility Mechanics” among its regulant population. The proposed amendments include adding a definition of “Certified Accessibility Mechanics”, the criteria for such certification, the fees associated with such certification, the continuing education associated with such certification, prohibited acts, and the jurisdiction of the Board over such regulants. The proposed amendments also includes an endorsement for “limited Use/limited application” elevators.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [002485]
Associated Mandates Certified Accessibility Mechanics
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
5626 Fast-Track Stage withdrawn on 08/26/2010 before DPB authorized for Fast-Track status.
5657 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 12/22/2010.
5868 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 02/01/2013.
6582 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 01/01/2014.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Cameron Parris  / Regulatory Operations Administrator
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive, Suite 400
Richmond, VA 23233
Email Address:
Phone: (804)367-9183    FAX: (866)350-5354    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.