|Petition Title||Equivalent program for veterinary technician|
|Date Filed||8/11/2021 [Transmittal Sheet]|
|Petitioner||James Penrod for AAVSB|
To amend section 115 to accept verification of fulfillment of requirements of the Program for the Assessment of Veterinary Education Equivalence of the American Association of Veterinary State Boards (AAVSB).
The petition will be published on August 30, 2021 in the Register of Regulations and also posted on the Virginia Regulatory Townhall at www.townhall.virginia.gov to receive public comment ending September 29, 2021.
Following receipt of all comments on the petition to amend regulations, the Board will decide whether to make any changes to the regulatory language. This matter will be on the Board’s agenda for its first meeting after the comment period.
|Comment Period||Ended 9/29/2021 0 comments|
|Agency Decision||Initiate a regulatory change [Transmittal Sheet]|
|Agency Decision Summary||
At its meeting on October 21, 2021, the Board concurred with the petitioner's request and adopted proposed changes to its regulations to allow acceptance of PAVE as evidence of education in veterinary technology. The regulations will be promulgated by a fast-track process.
|Associated regulatory action||Acceptance of PAVE for veterinary technician licensure Latest Stage:|
|Name / Title:||Leslie L. Knachel / Executive Director|
9960 Mayland Drive
|Telephone:||(804)597-4130 FAX: (804)527-4471 TDD: ()-|