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Petition 183
Petition Information
Petition Title Request to Amend Regulations for Licensure of Hospitals
Date Filed 4/5/2013    [Transmittal Sheet]
Petitioner Molly Vick 
Petitioner's Request


The petitioner requests that the State Board of Health (the Board) amend its regulations concerning general building and physical plant requirements for hospitals, contained in the Regulations of Licensure of Hospitals in Virginia (12 VAC5-410-650.) (the Regulations), on the grounds that the regulation conflicts with the provisions of §32.1-127.001 of the Code of Virginia. 

Agency's Plan


Following a 21-day public comment period, VDH will consider the petition in light of any comments or information received.

Comment Period Ended 5/26/2013
Agency Decision Initiate a regulatory change [Transmittal Sheet]    
Response Date 8/16/2013
Agency Decision Summary

The Virginia Department of Health will file a Notice of Intended Regulatory Action

Associated regulatory action Amend regulations to revise construction standards for inpatient and outpatient hospitals
Latest Stage: Final

Contact Information
Name / Title: Carrie Eddy  / Policy Analyst
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive, Suite 401
Richmond, 23233
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