Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Funeral Directors and Embalmers
Regulations for Preneed Funeral Planning [18 VAC 65 ‑ 30]
Periodic review 2018
Action 5220
General Information
Action Summary The Board intends to amend its regulations governing preneed funeral planning to ensure greater protections for the public in disclosures of information about what they is and is not included in a contract, in retention of documentation, and in notification if a funeral home closes or changes ownership.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [005826]
Result of Prior Periodic Review Filed 4/18/2018
New Periodic Review This action will be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
8524 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 06/26/2019.
8786 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 04/03/2020.
9021 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 03/03/2021.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Corie Tillman Wolf  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23233-1463
Email Address:
Phone: (804)367-4546    FAX: (804)527-4637    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.