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Department of Education
State Board of Education
Regulations Establishing Standards for Accrediting Public Schools in Virginia [8 VAC 20 ‑ 131]
Update to comport with legislative changes made by HB 1061 and SB 489 (2012) ...
Action 3746 / Stage 6704
Proposed Stage  
red ball Proposed Text 5/9/2014  1:38 pm  
pdf Agency Background Document 8/1/2013    
pdf Attorney General Certification 11/22/2013    
pdf DPB Economic Impact Analysis 1/6/2014    
pdf Agency Response to EIA 1/7/2014    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 4/25/2014   

Changes to Text The proposed text for this stage is identical to the emergency regulation.
Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 8/1/2013
Returned to Agency: 11/20/2013
Resubmitted to OAG: 11/22/2013
Review Completed: 11/22/2013
Result: Certified
DPB Review
Submitted on 11/22/2013
Review Completed: 1/6/2014
Secretary Review Secretary of Education Review Completed: 4/4/2014
Governor's Review Governor Review Completed: 4/25/2014
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 4/25/2014
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 5/19/2014    Volume: 30  Issue: 19
Public Hearings

05/22/2014 1:00 PM

Comment Period Ended 7/18/2014
Contact Information
Name / Title: Melissa Luchau 
Address: James Monroe Bldg.
101 N. 14th St., 25th Floor
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)225-2924    FAX: (804)225-2524    TDD: ()-


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Action 3746:
Update to comport with legislative changes made by HB 1061 and SB 489 (2012) (diploma requirements)
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
Emergency/NOIRA   (6253) Stage complete. Emergency regulation superseded by final permanent regulation.
Proposed   (6704) Stage complete. Comment period ended 07/18/2014.
Final   (7029) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 12/03/2014.
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