Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation
Board for Contractors
Individual License and Certification Regulations [18 VAC 50 ‑ 30]
Residential Building Energy Analysts - Individuals
Action 3489
General Information
Action Summary Section 54.1-1146, effective July 1, 2011, authorizes the board for contractors to issue residential building energy analyst licenses and residential building energy analyst firm licenses to applicants that meet specified criteria. Enactment clause 2 of Chapter 865 of the 2011 Acts of Assembly requires that the board for contractors shall promulgate regulations to implement the provision of this act to be effective within 280 days. ยง 54.1-201(5) states in part that regulatory boards shall promulgate regulations in accordance with the Administrative Process Act necessary to assure continued competence, to prevent deceptive or misleading practices by practitioners and to effectively administer the regulatory system administered by the regulatory board.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [002739]
Associated Mandates Regulation of Residential Building Energy Analysts - Individuals
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
5901 Emergency/NOIRA Stage complete. Emergency regulation superseded by final permanent regulation.
6809 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 03/13/2015.
7217 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 11/01/2015.
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.