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Department of Health Professions
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Board of Medicine


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Regulations Governing the Licensure of Radiologic Technology [18 VAC 85 ‑ 101]
Guidance Documents
Chapter Information
Description Establishes qualifications for licensure, requirements for renewal and standards of practice for radiologic technologists and radiologic technologists-limited.
State Authority Chapter 29 of Title 54.1
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 1) Achieve a high level of satisfaction for application and renewal processes for all licensed practitioners.
2) Review regulations to ensure consistency and application to the current practice of radiologic procedures.
3) Increase the level of competency by persons with limited licenses.
Meetings See all meetings (25) relating to this chapter.

Contact Information
Name / Title: William L. Harp, M.D.  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23233
Email Address: william.harp@dhp.virginia.gov
Telephone: (804)367-4558    FAX: (804)527-4429    TDD: ()-
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Handling fee Fast-Track Secretary of Health and Human Resources review in progress.

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Renewal fee reduction
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 10/02/2019.
Electronic renewal notices Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 03/22/2019.
Renewal fee reduction
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 12/27/2017.
Repeal of traineeships Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 03/09/2017.
CE credit for volunteer practice Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 03/09/2017.
Clarification of licensure qualifications and practice consistent with certification Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 09/08/2016.
One-time reduction in renewal fees
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 09/25/2013.
Regulatory reform changes Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 09/26/2013.
Licensure of radiologist assistants Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 12/07/2011.
Change of address
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 08/19/2009.
Registration for restricted volunteer practice
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 09/03/2008.
Periodic review clarifications Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 07/24/2008.
Requirements for a restricted volunteer license Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 03/05/2008.
Correction of Code cites
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 10/18/2007.
Correction of initials
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 05/02/2007.
Change in fee for returned checks
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 02/08/2006.
Standards of practice Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 10/19/2005.
Periodic review Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 07/02/2003.
Voluntary practice by out-of-state practitioners Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 06/18/2003.
Bone densitometry Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 10/23/2002.
Inactive licensure and continuing competency requirements Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 06/06/2001.
Increase in licensee fees Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 04/12/2000.
Requirements for licensure as a radiologic technologist-limited Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 12/08/1999.

Withdrawn Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Forms revision
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage withdrawn on 12/16/2011 before submission to the Registrar.
Fee increase NOIRA Stage withdrawn on 06/23/2006 after the comment period had ended.
Correction of Code cite
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage withdrawn on 08/22/2007 prior to submitting for AG review.

Past Periodic Reviews
Date Filed Status
4/30/2018 Retain As Is
10/16/2012 Amend
9/1/2001 Amend