Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
Regulations Governing the Practice of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology [18 VAC 30 ‑ 21]
Amendments to reinstatement/reactivation requirements
Action 4684
General Information
Action Summary Proposed amendments clarify that school speech-language pathologists are included in provisions for inactive licensure, reactivation, or reinstatement, and they repeal the related, outdated section. The proposal also makes documentation of current certification by the ABA acceptable as the credential that may be used to demonstrate competency for reinstatement of a lapsed licensed by an audiologist.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [004877]
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
7723 Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 03/23/2017.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Kelli Moss  / Acting Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Henrico, VA 23233
Email Address:
Phone: (804)597-4132    FAX: (804)939-5238    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this board.