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Regulations Establishing Standards for Accrediting Public Schools in Virginia [8 VAC 20 ‑ 131]
Revisions to the Standards of Accred. to Comport with Legislation passed by the ...
Action 5187 / Stage 8481
Fast-Track Stage  
red ball Proposed Text 8/1/2019  8:30 am  
pdf Agency Background Document 11/30/2018    
pdf Attorney General Certification 12/14/2018   (modified 6/17/2019)    
pdf DPB Economic Impact Analysis 1/23/2019    
pdf Agency Response to EIA 6/7/2019    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 5/14/2019   

Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 11/30/2018
Review Completed: 12/14/2018
Result: Certified
DPB Review
Submitted on 12/14/2018
Review Completed: 1/23/2019
Secretary Review Secretary of Education Review Completed: 2/1/2019
Governor's Review Governor Review Completed: 5/14/2019
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 6/7/2019
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 8/5/2019    Volume: 35  Issue: 25
Comment Period Ended 9/4/2019
Effective Date 9/19/2019
Contact Information
Name / Title: Mr. Zachary Robbins   / Director of Policy
Address: 101 N. 14th Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)225-2092    FAX: ()-    TDD: ()-


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Action 5187:
Revisions to the Standards of Accred. to Comport with Legislation passed by the 2018 General Assembly
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Stage Type Status
Fast-Track   (8481) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 09/19/2019.
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