Department of Health Professions
Board of Psychology
Regulations Governing the Practice of Psychology
[18 VAC 125 ‑ 20]
Periodic Review of this Chapter
Includes a Small Business Impact Review
Date Filed: 9/30/2016
Pursuant to Executive Order 17 (2014) and §§ 2.2-4007.1 and 2.2-4017 of the Code of Virginia, the Board of Psychology is conducting a periodic review and small business impact review of VAC citation:18VAC125-20-10 et seq., Regulations Governing the Practice of Psychology.
The review of this regulation will be guided by the principles in Executive Order 17 (2014). http://dpb.virginia.gov/regs/EO17.pdf
The purpose of this review is to determine whether this regulation should be repealed, amended, or retained in its current form. Public comment is sought on the review of any issue relating to this regulation, including whether the regulation (i) is necessary for the protection of public health, safety, and welfare or for the economical performance of important governmental functions; (ii) minimizes the economic impact on small businesses in a manner consistent with the stated objectives of applicable law; and (iii) is clearly written and easily understandable.
The comment period begins October 31, 2016, and ends on November 30, 2016.
Comments may also be sent to Elaine J. Yeatts, Agency Regulatory Coordinator, Department of Health Professions, 9960 Mayland Drive, Suite 300, Henrico, VA 23233 or faxed to (804) 527-4434 or emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Comments must include the commenter's name and address (physical or email) information in order to receive a response to the comment from the agency. Following the close of the public comment period, a report of both reviews will be posted on the Town Hall and a report of the small business impact review will be published in the Virginia Register of Regulations.
Publication Information and Public Comment Period
Published in the Virginia Register on 10/31/2016
begins on the publication date and ends on 11/30/2016
Comments Received: 0
Amend the regulation
Action Implementing the Result
Attorney General Certification