Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Counseling
Regulations Governing the Practice of Professional Counseling [18 VAC 115 ‑ 20]
Implementation of the Counseling Compact
Action 6238 / Stage 10003
Emergency/NOIRA Stage  
red ball Emergency Text 5/9/2023  10:18 am  
pdf Agency Background Document 5/8/2023    
pdf Attorney General Certification 7/12/2023    

Public Hearing Will be held at the proposed stage
Emergency Authority 2.2-4011(B)
Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 5/8/2023
Review Completed: 7/12/2023
Result: Certified
DPB Review
Submitted on 7/12/2023
Review Completed: 7/31/2023
Secretary Review Secretary of Health and Human Resources review in progress.  Day 358
Governor's Review Not yet submitted
Virginia Registrar Not yet submitted
Comment Period

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Effective Date Not yet determined
Expiration Date Not yet determined
Contact Information
Name / Title: Jaime Hoyle  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Henrico, VA 23233
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)367-4406    FAX: (804)527-4435    TDD: ()-
This person is the primary contact for this board.


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Action 6238:
Implementation of the Counseling Compact
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
Emergency/NOIRA   (10003) Secretary of Health and Human Resources review in progress.
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