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Virginia Department of Health
State Board of Health
Regulations Governing Virginia Newborn Screening Services [12 VAC 5 ‑ 71]
Amend regulations based on recommendations of VA Genetics Advisory Committee
General Information
Action Summary This action is being initiated following recommendations from the Virginia Genetics Advisory Committee, in order to add Severe Combined Immunodeficiency to the Virginia panel of screened disorders.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA No, this action is subject to Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act.
RIS Project Yes  [003569]
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
6429 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 03/13/2013.
6629 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 09/12/2014.
7121 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 06/04/2015.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Dev Nair, PhD  / Director, Policy and Evaluation Division, OFHS
Address: 109 Governor Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Phone: (804)864-7662    FAX: (804)864-7647    TDD: ()-