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Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Counseling
Regulations Governing the Practice of Licensed Substance Abuse Treatment Practitioners [18 VAC 115 ‑ 60]
Time-limited Waiver of Certain Requirements
General Information
Action Summary To comply with a legislative mandate to developing a provision for licensure of individuals who meet requirements which are "substantially equivalent" to those in regulation, the Board is considering three time-limited options for individuals with various combinations of substance abuse education and experience.
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
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
475 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 10/24/2001.
1592 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 07/19/2002.
1935 Final Stage withdrawn on 10/07/2002 before the Secretary's office completed its review.
1977 Final Stage withdrawn on 11/26/2002 before the Secretary's office completed its review.
2042 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 02/26/2003.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Jaime Hoyle  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23233
Email Address:
Phone: (804)367-4406    FAX: (804)527-4435    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this board.