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Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation
Board for Barbers (This board no longer exists; it was merged into the Board for Barbers and Cosmetology)

[EXPIRED] Board for Barbers Regulations - [REPEALED] [18 VAC 40 ‑ 20]
Expired, pursuant to the third enactment of chapter 726 of the 2000 Acts of Assembly, eff. July 1, 2002. click here
Guidance Documents
Chapter Information
Description Regulations establishing entry requirements and standards of conduct for barbering.
State Authority Title 54.1, Chapter 7
Federal Authority None entered
Exempt from APA No, changes to this chapter are subject to the Administrative Process Act and the standard executive branch review process.
Text of Regulation Link to Virginia Administrative Code
Goals of Regulation To protect the health, safety and welfare of the public by regulating the barber profession in the least burdensome, costly and intrusive manner to the citizens and businesses of the Commonwealth.

Contact Information
Name / Title: William H. Ferguson, II  / Assistant Director
Address: 3600 W. Broad St.
Richmond, VA 23230
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)367-8785    FAX: (804)367-2474    TDD: (804)367-9753
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Repeal Barber Rules and Regulations NOIRA Stage withdrawn on 07/06/2002 after the comment period had ended.