Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation
Board for Contractors
Individual License and Certification Regulations [18 VAC 50 ‑ 30]
Journeyman Examination Exemption for Completion of Approved Apprenticeship Program
Action 5803
[Withdrawn 5/1/2023]
General Information
Action Summary The Board for Contractors seeks to exempt all individuals who have successfully completed an apprenticeship program approved by the U.S. Department of Labor or the Virginia Department of Labor and Industry from the requirement to sit for the applicable examination in order to obtain a journeyman license issued by the Board.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [6923]
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
9373 NOIRA Stage withdrawn on 05/01/2023 after the comment period had ended.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Marjorie King  / Regulatory Boards Administrator
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 400
Richmond, VA 23233
Email Address:
Phone: (804)367-2785    FAX: (866)430-1033    TDD: (804)527-4290